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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons in handling your ROUTINE NEEDS, such as everyday household chores, doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other purposes?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,606 524 32.6 29.2-36.3 1,082 67.4 63.7-70.8
Pitt County 98 37 29.1 20.3-39.7 61 70.9 60.3-79.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 112 37 28.1 20.0-37.9 75 71.9 62.1-80.0
Forsyth 110 36 25.7 18.2-34.9 74 74.3 65.1-81.8
Guilford 91 30 24.3 16.5-34.3 61 75.7 65.7-83.5
Henderson/Transylvania 127 34 24.3 17.1-33.4 93 75.7 66.6-82.9
Mecklenburg 87 22 23.1 15.0-33.7 65 76.9 66.3-85.0
Orange 69 13 17.1 9.7-28.3 56 82.9 71.7-90.3
Randolph 120 26 19.6 12.7-28.9 94 80.4 71.1-87.3
Robeson 122 57 41.0 31.7-51.0 65 59.0 49.0-68.3
Wake 56 11 12.3 6.1-23.5 45 87.7 76.5-93.9
Western NC 179 56 29.7 22.5-38.0 123 70.3 62.0-77.5
Piedmont NC 217 76 35.9 28.5-44.1 141 64.1 55.9-71.5
Eastern NC 218 89 39.6 32.2-47.5 129 60.4 52.5-67.8

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Pitt County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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* This question was asked to respondents who reported having any type of disability. See questions 14.1, 14,2 in the core and the questions 1 and 5 in the disability section (page 53) of the BRFSS 2002 questionnaire.

#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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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