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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,511 840 5.5 5.1- 6.0 989 6.0 5.6- 6.5 1,114 6.9 6.5- 7.5 11,568 81.5 80.7-82.3
-Rowan County 438 19 3.9 2.2- 6.8 33 8.0 5.4-11.5 44 10.1 7.1-14.1 342 78.0 73.0-82.3
GENDER
Male 152 3 2.2 0.5- 8.9 13 9.1 5.1-15.7 15 10.9 6.1-18.8 121 77.8 68.9-84.7
Female 286 16 5.5 3.1- 9.4 20 7.0 4.3-11.2 29 9.3 6.2-13.8 221 78.2 72.4-83.1
RACE
White 366 15 3.4 1.9- 6.0 27 7.8 5.1-11.7 41 10.9 7.6-15.5 283 77.9 72.5-82.5
Other 70 4 6.4 1.8-20.0 6 8.9 3.4-21.1 2 6.0 1.5-21.3 58 78.7 63.6-88.7
AGE
18-44 174 4 2.9 0.9- 9.2 7 4.3 1.8- 9.9 6 3.8 1.5- 9.5 157 89.0 81.6-93.7
45+ 263 15 4.8 2.7- 8.6 26 11.1 7.3-16.5 38 15.4 10.6-21.7 184 68.7 61.7-75.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 237 13 5.3 2.7-10.3 16 6.4 3.7-10.9 30 12.5 8.0-18.9 178 75.8 68.5-81.9
Some College + 201 6 2.2 1.0- 4.9 17 10.0 5.9-16.5 14 6.9 3.9-12.2 164 80.9 73.7-86.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 252 10 4.3 2.0- 9.4 22 8.7 5.4-13.6 36 15.4 10.6-22.0 184 71.5 64.2-77.9
$50,000+ 103 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 3 5.7 1.8-16.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.5 97 91.8 81.8-96.6

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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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