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2006 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 719 80 11.1 8.4-14.6 55 6.6 4.8- 9.0 79 9.6 7.3-12.5 505 72.6 68.3-76.6
GENDER
Male 719 80 11.1 8.4-14.6 55 6.6 4.8- 9.0 79 9.6 7.3-12.5 505 72.6 68.3-76.6
RACE
African American 719 80 11.1 8.4-14.6 55 6.6 4.8- 9.0 79 9.6 7.3-12.5 505 72.6 68.3-76.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 1 6.3 0.8-35.5 1 9.7 1.3-46.9 0 0.0 . - . 9 84.0 50.5-96.4
-English Speaking 10 1 7.0 0.9-38.8 1 10.8 1.4-50.6 0 0.0 . - . 8 82.1 46.3-96.1
-Spanish Speaking 1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 706 78 11.1 8.3-14.6 54 6.6 4.8- 9.0 79 9.8 7.4-12.7 495 72.6 68.2-76.6
AGE
18-24 40 5 13.3 5.3-29.4 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 2 5.5 1.2-22.0 32 79.1 61.8-89.8
25-34 85 10 13.0 6.5-24.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1 2 3.4 0.8-12.6 71 82.1 70.4-89.8
35-44 134 6 6.8 2.3-18.7 7 5.8 2.4-13.2 7 4.5 2.1- 9.6 114 82.9 72.3-89.9
45-54 159 19 11.1 6.6-18.0 19 10.5 6.1-17.5 24 15.6 10.0-23.6 97 62.8 53.0-71.6
55-64 135 15 10.9 6.2-18.3 13 12.3 6.9-20.8 26 15.3 9.6-23.4 81 61.6 51.6-70.7
65-74 107 15 14.8 8.5-24.5 9 9.3 4.5-18.1 11 10.7 5.2-20.6 72 65.2 53.8-75.1
75+ 57 10 12.8 6.4-24.0 4 3.8 1.3-10.5 7 19.5 8.9-37.7 36 63.9 47.9-77.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 157 29 20.6 12.9-31.0 12 5.7 2.8-11.1 32 18.3 12.0-27.1 84 55.4 44.8-65.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 265 29 11.1 6.6-17.9 19 7.6 4.5-12.5 19 5.2 3.1- 8.7 198 76.2 68.8-82.3
Some Post-H.S. 144 12 7.8 4.1-14.4 12 5.8 3.1-10.5 21 15.3 9.2-24.4 99 71.2 61.4-79.3
College Graduate 151 10 6.6 3.3-12.8 12 6.7 3.4-13.1 5 2.9 1.0- 8.1 124 83.8 75.7-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 17 19.2 9.2-35.9 15 14.7 7.7-26.1 25 23.0 14.2-35.0 42 43.2 30.5-56.8
$15,000- 24,999 140 17 11.8 6.5-20.5 13 7.9 4.1-14.6 17 11.9 6.3-21.2 93 68.4 57.5-77.6
$25,000- 34,999 106 11 9.6 5.0-17.5 7 7.4 3.3-15.7 9 8.2 4.0-16.2 79 74.7 63.6-83.3
$35,000- 49,999 114 11 11.0 5.8-19.7 7 4.0 1.8- 8.7 5 3.8 1.3-10.3 91 81.3 71.9-88.1
$50,000-74,999 82 6 5.5 2.1-13.7 4 4.5 1.4-13.7 6 6.6 2.8-14.7 66 83.4 72.7-90.4
$75,000+ 82 3 3.5 0.8-13.7 2 2.8 0.5-13.0 6 7.0 2.8-16.2 71 86.8 75.4-93.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 282 80 31.7 24.8-39.4 55 18.8 13.9-24.9 79 27.3 21.2-34.3 68 22.3 17.0-28.7
No 436 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 436 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 218 24 9.0 5.6-14.1 25 12.0 7.7-18.4 31 13.6 9.1-19.9 138 65.4 57.2-72.7
Non-Veteran 497 56 12.0 8.6-16.5 30 4.7 3.0- 7.2 48 8.2 5.7-11.7 363 75.1 69.8-79.7

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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.

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