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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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 16,654 927 5.2 4.7- 5.6 980 4.7 4.3- 5.1 1,114 5.2 4.8- 5.6 13,633 85.0 84.3-85.6
-Davidson County 440 20 3.0 1.8- 4.9 24 4.5 2.8- 7.1 30 5.7 3.6- 8.9 366 86.8 82.8-90.0
GENDER
Male 178 11 4.0 2.1- 7.5 8 2.9 1.2- 6.5 13 5.9 2.9-11.7 146 87.3 80.8-91.7
Female 262 9 1.9 1.0- 3.9 16 6.2 3.5-10.7 17 5.5 3.2- 9.3 220 86.3 81.0-90.3
RACE
White 372 16 3.2 1.8- 5.5 21 4.8 3.0- 7.8 29 7.0 4.4-11.0 306 84.9 80.2-88.7
Other 66 4 2.3 0.8- 6.6 3 3.3 0.8-12.9 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 58 93.2 84.3-97.2
AGE
18-44 170 3 1.1 0.3- 3.7 6 3.3 1.4- 8.0 8 4.9 2.2-10.5 153 90.8 84.5-94.7
45+ 270 17 5.6 3.3- 9.2 18 6.0 3.7- 9.5 22 6.9 4.3-10.8 213 81.6 76.2-86.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 274 17 4.1 2.4- 6.9 17 5.0 2.8- 8.9 24 6.5 3.8-10.9 216 84.4 78.8-88.7
Some College + 166 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 7 3.4 1.6- 7.2 6 4.3 1.7-10.2 150 91.4 85.4-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 16 3.8 2.2- 6.6 17 5.2 3.0- 8.9 27 8.6 5.3-13.7 207 82.3 76.3-87.1
$50,000+ 114 2 2.0 0.5- 8.0 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6 2 2.0 0.5- 7.9 108 94.8 88.5-97.7

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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