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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

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%)
TOTAL 5,464 991 16.5 15.4-17.7 4,473 83.5 82.3-84.6
RACE
White 4,138 774 17.6 16.3-19.0 3,364 82.4 81.0-83.7
African American 868 168 16.0 13.5-18.8 700 84.0 81.2-86.5
Asian 40 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 39 99.0 93.0-99.9
Native American 91 25 26.2 16.5-39.0 66 73.8 61.0-83.5
Other Minorities 297 21 8.9 5.2-14.9 276 91.1 85.1-94.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 300 16 6.5 3.4-11.9 284 93.5 88.1-96.6
-English Speaking 101 9 8.6 3.8-18.5 92 91.4 81.5-96.2
-Spanish Speaking 199 7 5.7 2.4-13.1 192 94.3 86.9-97.6
Non-Hispanic 5,159 975 17.4 16.3-18.7 4,184 82.6 81.3-83.7
AGE
18-24 333 27 5.4 3.4- 8.4 306 94.6 91.6-96.6
25-34 888 63 6.6 4.8- 8.9 825 93.4 91.1-95.2
35-44 1,080 123 11.0 9.0-13.5 957 89.0 86.5-91.0
45-54 1,031 212 19.8 17.0-23.0 819 80.2 77.0-83.0
55-64 993 261 25.3 22.2-28.7 732 74.7 71.3-77.8
65-74 684 165 23.9 20.2-27.9 519 76.1 72.1-79.8
75+ 437 138 30.3 25.4-35.6 299 69.7 64.4-74.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 945 241 21.3 18.3-24.6 704 78.7 75.4-81.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,553 274 16.1 14.0-18.4 1,279 83.9 81.6-86.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,281 239 18.2 15.8-20.9 1,042 81.8 79.1-84.2
College Graduate 1,672 236 12.7 11.0-14.6 1,436 87.3 85.4-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 502 208 35.5 30.2-41.2 294 64.5 58.8-69.8
$15,000- 24,999 813 183 20.3 17.1-24.0 630 79.7 76.0-82.9
$25,000- 34,999 662 101 15.2 12.3-18.7 561 84.8 81.3-87.7
$35,000- 49,999 818 124 15.1 12.3-18.2 694 84.9 81.8-87.7
$50,000-74,999 783 84 10.5 8.3-13.2 699 89.5 86.8-91.7
$75,000+ 889 104 10.8 8.7-13.3 785 89.2 86.7-91.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,644 991 58.6 55.6-61.6 653 41.4 38.4-44.4
No 3,693 0 0.0 . - . 3,693 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,751 423 23.1 20.8-25.6 1,328 76.9 74.4-79.2
Non-Veteran 3,579 557 13.9 12.6-15.3 3,022 86.1 84.7-87.4
Currently Serving 132 10 8.5 4.3-16.2 122 91.5 83.8-95.7

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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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