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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Disability

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,155 1,033 15.5 14.2-16.9 5,122 84.5 83.1-85.8
GENDER
Male 2,367 351 13.6 11.7-15.7 2,016 86.4 84.3-88.3
Female 3,788 682 17.3 15.5-19.2 3,106 82.7 80.8-84.5
RACE
White 4,669 815 15.8 14.3-17.4 3,854 84.2 82.6-85.7
African American 1,130 172 16.0 12.9-19.7 958 84.0 80.3-87.1
Other Minorities 261 33 9.1 5.2-15.7 228 90.9 84.3-94.8
HISPANIC
Yes 173 24 9.2 4.7-17.5 149 90.8 82.5-95.3
No 5,968 1,008 15.7 14.4-17.2 4,960 84.3 82.8-85.6
AGE
18-24 546 33 5.4 2.9- 9.9 513 94.6 90.1-97.1
25-34 1,151 80 6.9 4.7-10.1 1,071 93.1 89.9-95.3
35-44 1,275 151 10.7 8.3-13.7 1,124 89.3 86.3-91.7
45-54 1,130 233 18.8 15.5-22.6 897 81.2 77.4-84.5
55-64 815 199 21.2 17.7-25.2 616 78.8 74.8-82.3
65+ 1,180 331 30.6 26.9-34.6 849 69.4 65.4-73.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 831 272 28.1 23.9-32.8 559 71.9 67.2-76.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,839 323 15.6 13.1-18.4 1,516 84.4 81.6-86.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,580 236 13.3 11.0-15.9 1,344 86.7 84.1-89.0
College Graduate 1,883 198 9.9 8.1-12.0 1,685 90.1 88.0-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 589 221 34.7 29.0-40.9 368 65.3 59.1-71.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,008 226 21.0 17.5-25.0 782 79.0 75.0-82.5
$25,000- 34,999 877 106 9.9 7.6-12.8 771 90.1 87.2-92.4
$35,000- 49,999 964 104 9.5 7.2-12.5 860 90.5 87.5-92.8
$50,000+ 1,588 161 9.8 7.7-12.2 1,427 90.2 87.8-92.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 419 73 16.3 12.8-20.5 346 83.7 79.5-87.2
Cumberland 428 72 14.0 10.6-18.2 356 86.0 81.8-89.4
Durham 395 62 12.3 9.2-16.3 333 87.7 83.7-90.8
Forsyth 456 85 16.0 12.7-20.0 371 84.0 80.0-87.3
Gaston 464 87 16.6 13.3-20.5 377 83.4 79.5-86.7
Guilford 412 64 12.2 9.4-15.7 348 87.8 84.3-90.6
Mecklenburg 425 48 11.0 8.1-14.6 377 89.0 85.4-91.9
New Hanover 402 72 15.8 12.2-20.2 330 84.2 79.8-87.8
Onslow 433 66 12.8 9.7-16.7 367 87.2 83.3-90.3
Wake 424 45 9.7 7.0-13.2 379 90.3 86.8-93.0
Western NC 615 122 17.6 14.6-21.0 493 82.4 79.0-85.4
Piedmont NC 667 119 15.9 12.9-19.4 548 84.1 80.6-87.1
Eastern NC 615 118 18.8 15.4-22.9 497 81.2 77.1-84.6

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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