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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,231 684 4.8 4.4- 5.3 11,547 95.2 94.7-95.6
-Cabarrus County 281 13 3.9 1.9- 7.5 268 96.1 92.5-98.1
GENDER
Male 109 4 4.5 1.5-12.6 105 95.5 87.4-98.5
Female 172 9 3.3 1.6- 6.6 163 96.7 93.4-98.4
RACE
White 242 11 4.2 2.0- 8.6 231 95.8 91.4-98.0
Other 38 2 2.4 0.5-10.1 36 97.6 89.9-99.5
AGE
40-44 30 0 0.0 . - . 30 100 . - .
45+ 251 13 4.6 2.3- 8.9 238 95.4 91.1-97.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 9 7.0 3.0-15.2 117 93.0 84.8-97.0
Some College + 154 4 1.7 0.5- 5.0 150 98.3 95.0-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 10 5.6 2.9-10.7 129 94.4 89.3-97.1
$50,000+ 104 3 3.5 0.9-12.8 101 96.5 87.2-99.1

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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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