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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

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

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Respond.^
Within the past month Within the past year Within the past 2 years 2 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,213 1,586 12.0 11.3-12.8 6,284 50.2 49.0-51.4 1,917 15.9 15.1-16.8 2,249 19.8 18.9-20.8 177 2.1 1.7- 2.5
-Cabarrus County 280 41 14.7 10.1-20.9 135 45.8 38.9-52.8 35 13.3 9.2-18.8 62 22.9 17.5-29.4 7 3.3 1.4- 7.3
GENDER
Male 110 8 8.1 4.0-15.7 52 44.5 34.2-55.4 16 14.0 8.2-23.0 28 27.0 18.3-37.9 6 6.3 2.7-14.2
Female 170 33 21.1 13.8-31.0 83 47.0 38.2-56.0 19 12.6 7.7-20.0 34 19.0 13.3-26.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
RACE
White 242 36 14.8 9.8-21.7 114 44.8 37.5-52.4 32 14.0 9.6-19.9 55 23.6 17.9-30.5 5 2.8 1.0- 7.4
Other 37 4 11.7 3.7-31.1 21 51.9 33.2-70.1 3 10.3 3.0-30.2 7 20.2 8.0-42.6 2 5.8 1.3-21.8
AGE
40-44 30 1 4.2 0.6-24.5 19 60.2 41.0-76.7 5 17.7 7.3-37.2 3 8.9 2.8-25.4 2 8.9 2.2-29.9
45+ 250 40 16.7 11.4-23.8 116 43.0 35.8-50.6 30 12.5 8.4-18.2 59 25.6 19.5-32.9 5 2.2 0.8- 5.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 19 15.4 8.1-27.3 55 39.1 29.0-50.1 15 11.9 6.8-20.2 33 30.0 20.5-41.7 3 3.6 1.1-10.8
Some College + 154 22 14.2 9.0-21.8 79 50.3 41.3-59.2 20 14.3 8.9-22.3 29 18.0 12.4-25.4 4 3.1 1.0- 9.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 22 14.2 9.0-21.9 58 37.5 28.4-47.4 16 14.3 8.2-23.8 39 30.7 22.2-40.8 4 3.3 1.1- 9.6
$50,000+ 103 13 14.1 7.1-25.9 63 58.6 47.2-69.1 12 11.4 6.3-19.7 14 14.8 8.6-24.4 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7

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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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