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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,740 645 33.4 30.8-36.1 1,095 66.6 63.9-69.2
AGE 1,729 642 33.5 30.9-36.3 1,087 66.5 63.7-69.1
18-24 112 26 24.6 15.7-36.4 86 75.4 63.6-84.3
25-34 314 37 11.0 7.5-16.1 277 89.0 83.9-92.5
35-44 336 91 24.3 19.3-30.1 245 75.7 69.9-80.7
45-54 332 135 37.3 31.2-43.7 197 62.7 56.3-68.8
55-64 258 131 47.9 40.6-55.2 127 52.1 44.8-59.4
65-74 219 124 54.2 45.6-62.5 95 45.8 37.5-54.4
75+ 158 98 58.5 49.1-67.3 60 41.5 32.7-50.9
EDUCATION 1,737 643 33.2 30.6-36.0 1,094 66.8 64.0-69.4
Less Than H.S. 371 244 61.8 55.4-67.7 127 38.2 32.3-44.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 568 221 36.1 31.4-41.0 347 63.9 59.0-68.6
Some Post-H.S. 454 117 23.9 19.5-29.0 337 76.1 71.0-80.5
College Graduate 344 61 16.8 12.6-22.2 283 83.2 77.8-87.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 1,377 491 32.1 29.2-35.1 886 67.9 64.9-70.8
Less than $15,000 380 223 55.3 49.0-61.3 157 44.7 38.7-51.0
$15,000- 24,999 426 156 35.4 30.1-41.1 270 64.6 58.9-69.9
$25,000- 34,999 225 48 20.3 14.6-27.5 177 79.7 72.5-85.4
$35,000- 49,999 175 35 20.6 14.2-28.9 140 79.4 71.1-85.8
$50,000-74,999 92 18 17.3 9.9-28.4 74 82.7 71.6-90.1
$75,000+ 79 11 13.4 7.2-23.7 68 86.6 76.3-92.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 20 34.7 20.8-51.9 30 65.3 48.1-79.2
Non-Veteran 1,680 622 33.4 30.7-36.1 1,058 66.6 63.9-69.3
Currently Serving 10 3 26.6 8.1-59.8 7 73.4 40.2-91.9

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*Data for this table were derived from questions 1,2,3,4 in the Disability, Quality of Life Module (page 51) of the BRFSS 2002 questionnaire.

^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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