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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,879 3,023 18.1 17.3-18.8 11,856 81.9 81.2-82.7
-Eastern NC 4,981 1,110 20.2 18.9-21.5 3,871 79.8 78.5-81.1
GENDER
Male 1,788 379 19.0 17.1-21.2 1,409 81.0 78.8-82.9
Female 3,193 731 21.2 19.6-22.8 2,462 78.8 77.2-80.4
RACE
White 3,291 758 21.5 19.9-23.1 2,533 78.5 76.9-80.1
African American 1,252 268 19.2 16.8-21.8 984 80.8 78.2-83.2
Other Minorities 14 2 12.5 2.9-40.6 12 87.5 59.4-97.1
AGE
18-24 331 29 7.4 4.9-11.1 302 92.6 88.9-95.1
25-34 808 64 8.5 6.5-11.2 744 91.5 88.8-93.5
35-44 877 140 15.1 12.5-18.1 737 84.9 81.9-87.5
45-54 920 212 21.4 18.5-24.6 708 78.6 75.4-81.5
55-64 863 270 29.9 26.4-33.7 593 70.1 66.3-73.6
65-74 677 215 29.0 25.2-33.1 462 71.0 66.9-74.8
75+ 486 179 36.4 31.5-41.6 307 63.6 58.4-68.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 848 290 26.6 23.3-30.2 558 73.4 69.8-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,602 354 19.8 17.6-22.1 1,248 80.2 77.9-82.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,311 269 19.8 17.3-22.5 1,042 80.2 77.5-82.7
College Graduate 1,211 196 16.1 13.8-18.7 1,015 83.9 81.3-86.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 662 278 37.8 33.2-42.6 384 62.2 57.4-66.8
$15,000- 24,999 930 223 20.8 17.9-23.9 707 79.2 76.1-82.1
$25,000- 34,999 590 112 19.7 16.1-23.8 478 80.3 76.2-83.9
$35,000- 49,999 658 102 14.9 12.0-18.4 556 85.1 81.6-88.0
$50,000-74,999 535 66 13.6 10.4-17.5 469 86.4 82.5-89.6
$75,000+ 549 74 13.8 10.8-17.5 475 86.2 82.5-89.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,744 1,110 61.5 58.5-64.3 634 38.5 35.7-41.5
No 3,126 0 0.0 . - . 3,126 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 711 193 25.9 22.4-29.8 518 74.1 70.2-77.6
Non-Veteran 4,136 905 19.4 18.0-20.8 3,231 80.6 79.2-82.0
Currently Serving 134 12 9.3 4.9-16.7 122 90.7 83.3-95.1

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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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