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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,346 1,653 28.9 27.5-30.4 3,693 71.1 69.6-72.5
RACE 5,318 1,648 29.0 27.6-30.5 3,670 71.0 69.5-72.4
White 4,046 1,232 28.8 27.1-30.5 2,814 71.2 69.5-72.9
African American 852 309 32.2 28.6-35.9 543 67.8 64.1-71.4
Asian 39 3 5.5 1.7-17.0 36 94.5 83.0-98.3
Native American 89 40 39.3 27.5-52.5 49 60.7 47.5-72.5
Other Minorities 292 64 26.1 19.7-33.7 228 73.9 66.3-80.3
HISPANIC 5,340 1,652 28.9 27.5-30.4 3,688 71.1 69.6-72.5
Hispanic 291 55 23.3 17.1-30.9 236 76.7 69.1-82.9
-English Speaking 94 17 19.8 11.4-32.3 77 80.2 67.7-88.6
-Spanish Speaking 197 38 24.5 17.0-33.9 159 75.5 66.1-83.0
Non-Hispanic 5,049 1,597 29.5 28.0-31.0 3,452 70.5 69.0-72.0
AGE 5,330 1,650 29.0 27.5-30.5 3,680 71.0 69.5-72.5
18-24 323 73 23.7 18.1-30.3 250 76.3 69.7-81.9
25-34 869 153 16.5 13.7-19.9 716 83.5 80.1-86.3
35-44 1,058 224 21.1 18.3-24.3 834 78.9 75.7-81.7
45-54 1,019 316 30.7 27.3-34.3 703 69.3 65.7-72.7
55-64 967 384 37.9 34.3-41.7 583 62.1 58.3-65.7
65-74 671 276 38.4 34.2-42.9 395 61.6 57.1-65.8
75+ 423 224 51.1 45.4-56.8 199 48.9 43.2-54.6
EDUCATION 5,333 1,645 28.9 27.4-30.4 3,688 71.1 69.6-72.6
Less Than H.S. 921 431 42.0 38.0-46.2 490 58.0 53.8-62.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,512 474 29.9 27.1-32.8 1,038 70.1 67.2-72.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,256 372 29.4 26.4-32.5 884 70.6 67.5-73.6
College Graduate 1,644 368 19.6 17.5-21.8 1,276 80.4 78.2-82.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 4,384 1,334 28.8 27.2-30.5 3,050 71.2 69.5-72.8
Less than $15,000 491 315 59.1 52.7-65.1 176 40.9 34.9-47.3
$15,000- 24,999 798 327 39.3 35.1-43.6 471 60.7 56.4-64.9
$25,000- 34,999 645 180 27.3 23.5-31.5 465 72.7 68.5-76.5
$35,000- 49,999 802 209 26.6 23.1-30.5 593 73.4 69.5-76.9
$50,000-74,999 769 136 16.6 13.9-19.8 633 83.4 80.2-86.1
$75,000+ 879 167 17.4 14.7-20.4 712 82.6 79.6-85.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,709 656 36.2 33.5-39.0 1,053 63.8 61.0-66.5
Non-Veteran 3,510 975 26.2 24.4-28.0 2,535 73.8 72.0-75.6
Currently Serving 126 21 17.5 11.1-26.3 105 82.5 73.7-88.9

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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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