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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-Buncombe County 340 146 37.5 31.3-44.2 194 62.5 55.8-68.7
GENDER
Male 126 48 32.2 23.5-42.4 78 67.8 57.6-76.5
Female 214 98 41.7 33.5-50.3 116 58.3 49.7-66.5
RACE
White 307 132 38.4 31.8-45.5 175 61.6 54.5-68.2
Other 31 13 28.8 14.5-49.1 18 71.2 50.9-85.5
AGE
18-44 74 20 27.9 17.3-41.6 54 72.1 58.4-82.7
45+ 265 125 44.0 37.5-50.8 140 56.0 49.2-62.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 58 38.0 27.9-49.3 52 62.0 50.7-72.1
Some College + 229 87 37.1 29.5-45.4 142 62.9 54.6-70.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 92 46.4 37.2-55.9 90 53.6 44.1-62.8
$50,000+ 123 37 25.7 18.2-35.0 86 74.3 65.0-81.8

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions and NC State-Added questions

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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