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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-WHITE MALES

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,042 464 11.0 9.9-12.2 3,578 89.0 87.8-90.1
AGE
18-24 198 27 15.5 10.4-22.6 171 84.5 77.4-89.6
25-34 597 47 7.0 5.1- 9.6 550 93.0 90.4-94.9
35-44 784 70 9.2 7.0-12.0 714 90.8 88.0-93.0
45-54 784 85 11.0 8.6-13.9 699 89.0 86.1-91.4
55-64 773 101 12.4 9.8-15.6 672 87.6 84.4-90.2
65-74 549 78 12.3 9.6-15.8 471 87.7 84.2-90.4
75+ 349 56 15.4 11.5-20.3 293 84.6 79.7-88.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 498 128 24.1 19.9-28.9 370 75.9 71.1-80.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,109 124 11.7 9.5-14.3 985 88.3 85.7-90.5
Some Post-H.S. 997 103 10.6 8.5-13.1 894 89.4 86.9-91.5
College Graduate 1,432 106 6.2 5.0- 7.7 1,326 93.8 92.3-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 287 91 28.3 22.6-34.9 196 71.7 65.1-77.4
$15,000- 24,999 474 92 20.8 16.5-25.9 382 79.2 74.1-83.5
$25,000- 34,999 488 58 11.8 8.8-15.7 430 88.2 84.3-91.2
$35,000- 49,999 646 58 9.9 7.4-13.1 588 90.1 86.9-92.6
$50,000-74,999 640 36 5.2 3.6- 7.4 604 94.8 92.6-96.4
$75,000+ 784 33 3.9 2.6- 5.7 751 96.1 94.3-97.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,212 464 38.9 35.6-42.2 748 61.1 57.8-64.4
No 2,814 0 0.0 . - . 2,814 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,407 183 12.2 10.4-14.3 1,224 87.8 85.7-89.6
Non-Veteran 2,548 277 10.6 9.2-12.1 2,271 89.4 87.9-90.8
Currently Serving 85 4 4.6 1.6-12.6 81 95.4 87.4-98.4

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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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