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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,511 840 5.5 5.1- 6.0 989 6.0 5.6- 6.5 1,114 6.9 6.5- 7.5 11,568 81.5 80.7-82.3
-Alamance County 390 23 6.1 3.8- 9.6 33 7.7 5.2-11.3 29 7.4 4.8-11.2 305 78.8 73.6-83.1
GENDER
Male 118 9 6.8 3.4-13.1 8 6.6 3.1-13.5 5 5.0 1.7-13.6 96 81.7 72.4-88.3
Female 272 14 5.6 2.9-10.4 25 8.6 5.5-13.0 24 9.2 5.9-13.9 209 76.7 70.4-82.0
RACE
White 303 19 6.8 4.0-11.3 25 7.5 4.9-11.3 23 7.4 4.5-12.0 236 78.3 72.4-83.2
Other 85 4 3.9 1.4-10.5 8 8.8 3.8-19.4 6 7.6 3.2-16.9 67 79.7 68.0-87.8
AGE
18-44 139 5 3.7 1.5- 9.1 7 4.1 1.9- 8.7 4 3.1 1.2- 8.1 123 89.0 82.4-93.4
45+ 250 18 7.8 4.5-13.1 26 10.4 6.7-15.8 25 10.6 6.6-16.4 181 71.3 64.1-77.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 17 9.7 5.7-16.2 19 9.1 5.5-14.9 18 9.5 5.8-15.2 138 71.6 63.7-78.4
Some College + 197 6 2.7 1.1- 6.7 14 6.5 3.5-11.5 11 5.5 2.5-11.9 166 85.3 78.3-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 241 15 6.7 3.7-11.7 26 10.2 6.5-15.5 27 10.2 6.8-15.1 173 73.0 66.0-78.9
$50,000+ 81 3 3.2 0.8-11.7 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5 1 4.1 0.6-23.8 75 90.6 76.9-96.5

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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