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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a 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%)
TOTAL 855 68 7.2 5.3- 9.7 64 6.6 4.8- 9.0 92 8.0 6.2-10.3 631 78.1 74.6-81.3
GENDER
Male 855 68 7.2 5.3- 9.7 64 6.6 4.8- 9.0 92 8.0 6.2-10.3 631 78.1 74.6-81.3
RACE
African American 855 68 7.2 5.3- 9.7 64 6.6 4.8- 9.0 92 8.0 6.2-10.3 631 78.1 74.6-81.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 3 4.6 1.2-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 8.5 39 94.1 82.6-98.2
-English Speaking 15 2 6.0 1.2-25.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 94.0 75.0-98.8
-Spanish Speaking 28 1 4.1 0.6-24.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.7 0.2-11.7 26 94.2 77.1-98.7
Non-Hispanic 812 65 7.4 5.4-10.1 64 7.2 5.2- 9.7 91 8.6 6.7-11.0 592 76.8 73.0-80.2
AGE
18-24 52 4 8.1 2.7-22.3 3 5.1 1.5-16.2 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 44 85.2 70.9-93.1
25-34 126 7 4.6 2.0-10.1 4 4.2 1.3-12.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 114 90.9 83.1-95.3
35-44 163 9 6.2 3.1-12.0 9 5.4 2.7-10.6 5 2.5 0.9- 7.0 140 85.9 78.9-90.9
45-54 204 12 5.4 2.9- 9.9 23 10.9 6.5-17.7 24 10.7 6.6-17.0 145 73.0 65.0-79.8
55-64 159 13 7.8 4.4-13.5 14 5.8 3.2-10.3 41 27.1 19.4-36.4 91 59.3 50.0-67.9
65-74 101 12 11.6 6.3-20.3 9 10.4 5.2-19.6 15 15.8 8.8-26.8 65 62.2 50.7-72.4
75+ 50 11 17.1 8.5-31.2 2 3.4 0.8-14.2 5 8.2 3.1-19.8 32 71.3 56.1-82.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 188 20 12.0 6.4-21.4 16 5.1 2.8- 9.0 44 16.2 10.9-23.2 108 66.7 56.7-75.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 316 27 7.2 4.7-10.9 28 9.0 5.6-14.2 26 7.3 4.7-11.2 235 76.5 70.4-81.7
Some Post-H.S. 189 8 3.3 1.6- 6.7 13 5.4 2.8-10.3 12 3.8 1.8- 7.9 156 87.5 81.4-91.8
College Graduate 160 13 6.5 3.6-11.6 7 5.1 2.1-11.6 9 4.2 1.9- 9.0 131 84.2 76.8-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 24 18.5 11.4-28.6 23 11.7 7.1-18.9 32 18.5 12.5-26.7 64 51.2 40.9-61.5
$15,000- 24,999 192 19 8.2 4.9-13.4 20 9.3 5.2-16.2 27 10.8 6.9-16.5 126 71.7 63.5-78.7
$25,000- 34,999 126 8 4.5 2.1- 9.6 6 5.5 2.1-13.7 7 4.8 1.9-11.8 105 85.2 76.2-91.1
$35,000- 49,999 118 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6 5 3.7 1.4- 9.0 4 1.8 0.6- 5.3 106 92.8 86.8-96.2
$50,000-74,999 80 4 4.2 1.5-11.1 1 1.9 0.3-12.5 5 7.1 2.6-17.8 70 86.7 75.5-93.3
$75,000+ 82 2 2.1 0.5- 8.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 0 0.0 . - . 79 97.2 91.1-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 312 68 23.3 17.6-30.1 64 21.4 16.0-28.0 92 26.0 20.5-32.2 88 29.3 23.3-36.2
No 538 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 538 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 21 8.5 5.3-13.2 20 6.9 4.3-10.9 32 10.2 6.8-14.9 163 74.5 68.0-80.1
Non-Veteran 618 47 6.9 4.7- 9.9 44 6.6 4.5- 9.5 60 7.4 5.4-10.1 467 79.1 74.9-82.9

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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.

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