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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,558 2,077 13.3 12.6-14.0 12,481 86.7 86.0-87.4
-Mecklenburg County 618 75 11.0 8.5-14.1 543 89.0 85.9-91.5
GENDER
Male 240 30 10.6 7.2-15.4 210 89.4 84.6-92.8
Female 378 45 11.4 8.1-15.7 333 88.6 84.3-91.9
RACE
White 431 56 11.3 8.4-14.9 375 88.7 85.1-91.6
Other 183 19 10.7 6.4-17.3 164 89.3 82.7-93.6
AGE
18-44 308 27 8.8 5.8-13.0 281 91.2 87.0-94.2
45+ 308 48 13.7 9.9-18.6 260 86.3 81.4-90.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 32 16.7 11.2-24.3 139 83.3 75.7-88.8
Some College + 446 43 8.5 6.2-11.6 403 91.5 88.4-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 257 49 18.4 13.5-24.6 208 81.6 75.4-86.5
$50,000+ 237 11 3.7 2.0- 6.9 226 96.3 93.1-98.0

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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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