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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 852 309 32.2 28.6-35.9 543 67.8 64.1-71.4
AGE 848 308 32.5 28.9-36.2 540 67.5 63.8-71.1
18-24 57 12 17.9 8.2-34.6 45 82.1 65.4-91.8
25-34 132 28 17.9 12.0-25.9 104 82.1 74.1-88.0
35-44 169 40 20.3 14.6-27.6 129 79.7 72.4-85.4
45-54 171 66 38.1 30.0-47.0 105 61.9 53.0-70.0
55-64 159 88 52.6 43.3-61.7 71 47.4 38.3-56.7
65-74 103 41 35.1 25.1-46.6 62 64.9 53.4-74.9
75+ 57 33 55.9 40.9-69.9 24 44.1 30.1-59.1
EDUCATION 849 306 31.9 28.4-35.7 543 68.1 64.3-71.6
Less Than H.S. 216 118 51.8 43.6-59.9 98 48.2 40.1-56.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 312 112 32.8 27.0-39.2 200 67.2 60.8-73.0
Some Post-H.S. 185 52 24.0 18.0-31.3 133 76.0 68.7-82.0
College Graduate 136 24 12.9 8.1-20.0 112 87.1 80.0-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 688 246 31.7 27.9-35.9 442 68.3 64.1-72.1
Less than $15,000 143 92 61.9 51.7-71.1 51 38.1 28.9-48.3
$15,000- 24,999 163 73 40.1 31.6-49.4 90 59.9 50.6-68.4
$25,000- 34,999 108 31 26.6 18.4-36.7 77 73.4 63.3-81.6
$35,000- 49,999 116 28 22.7 15.2-32.4 88 77.3 67.6-84.8
$50,000-74,999 94 12 13.7 7.6-23.5 82 86.3 76.5-92.4
$75,000+ 64 10 12.8 6.5-23.8 54 87.2 76.2-93.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 253 85 31.1 24.9-38.0 168 68.9 62.0-75.1
Non-Veteran 572 223 33.8 29.5-38.5 349 66.2 61.5-70.5
Currently Serving 27 1 3.5 0.5-21.2 26 96.5 78.8-99.5

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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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