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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,154 1,077 9.4 8.7-10.2 755 6.3 5.7- 6.9 9,322 84.3 83.4-85.2
-Cabarrus County 250 24 8.9 5.7-13.4 16 6.2 3.5-10.6 210 85.0 79.3-89.3
GENDER
Male 93 11 9.9 5.2-17.9 5 6.0 2.4-14.6 77 84.1 74.4-90.6
Female 157 13 7.9 4.4-14.0 11 6.3 3.2-11.9 133 85.8 78.6-90.8
RACE
White 218 24 10.7 6.9-16.1 16 7.4 4.3-12.7 178 81.9 75.3-87.0
Other 31 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 31 100 . - .
AGE
45+ 250 24 8.9 5.7-13.4 16 6.2 3.5-10.6 210 85.0 79.3-89.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 11 8.9 4.6-16.5 8 5.3 2.4-11.3 99 85.9 77.4-91.5
Some College + 131 13 8.9 4.9-15.5 8 7.0 3.2-14.3 110 84.1 75.9-90.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 129 11 7.5 4.0-13.8 10 8.9 4.5-16.9 108 83.6 74.9-89.6
$50,000+ 87 9 10.1 5.1-19.2 4 4.4 1.4-12.7 74 85.5 75.4-91.9

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^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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