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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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 11,145 2,357 19.3 18.4-20.2 8,788 80.7 79.8-81.6
GENDER
Male 4,138 774 17.6 16.3-19.0 3,364 82.4 81.0-83.7
Female 7,007 1,583 20.9 19.8-22.1 5,424 79.1 77.9-80.2
AGE
18-24 515 35 6.6 4.3- 9.8 480 93.4 90.2-95.7
25-34 1,569 134 8.6 7.0-10.5 1,435 91.4 89.5-93.0
35-44 2,033 258 11.9 10.3-13.7 1,775 88.1 86.3-89.7
45-54 2,111 497 22.4 20.3-24.7 1,614 77.6 75.3-79.7
55-64 2,012 558 26.2 23.9-28.6 1,454 73.8 71.4-76.1
65-74 1,602 433 26.0 23.4-28.8 1,169 74.0 71.2-76.6
75+ 1,263 435 33.4 30.2-36.7 828 66.6 63.3-69.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,430 510 32.4 29.4-35.5 920 67.6 64.5-70.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,205 706 20.1 18.5-21.8 2,499 79.9 78.2-81.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,882 587 19.0 17.2-20.8 2,295 81.0 79.2-82.8
College Graduate 3,614 552 14.4 13.0-15.8 3,062 85.6 84.2-87.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,037 505 47.9 43.9-51.9 532 52.1 48.1-56.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,576 437 27.1 24.4-30.0 1,139 72.9 70.0-75.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,278 244 19.2 16.7-22.0 1,034 80.8 78.0-83.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,564 254 16.4 14.3-18.7 1,310 83.6 81.3-85.7
$50,000-74,999 1,531 180 11.3 9.5-13.3 1,351 88.7 86.7-90.5
$75,000+ 1,799 198 11.0 9.4-12.8 1,601 89.0 87.2-90.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,542 2,357 65.4 63.3-67.4 1,185 34.6 32.6-36.7
No 7,401 0 0.0 . - . 7,401 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,546 376 23.5 21.1-26.1 1,170 76.5 73.9-78.9
Non-Veteran 9,491 1,969 18.6 17.6-19.6 7,522 81.4 80.4-82.4
Currently Serving 106 11 11.6 6.0-21.3 95 88.4 78.7-94.0

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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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