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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Disability

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%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-Cabarrus County 356 20 7.6 3.9-14.1 18 3.2 1.8- 5.8 31 7.8 5.0-11.9 287 81.4 74.9-86.6
GENDER
Male 134 10 9.1 4.0-19.4 10 5.0 2.3-10.5 13 8.6 4.3-16.2 101 77.4 66.8-85.3
Female 222 10 6.3 2.2-16.9 8 1.7 0.8- 3.7 18 7.1 4.0-12.4 186 84.9 75.9-90.9
RACE
White 299 18 7.8 3.8-15.1 16 3.7 2.0- 6.8 28 7.8 4.9-12.2 237 80.7 73.4-86.4
Other 56 2 6.8 1.1-31.5 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 3 7.8 2.1-24.8 49 84.5 64.7-94.2
AGE
18-44 103 4 8.3 2.8-22.2 1 1.4 0.2- 9.0 3 2.9 0.8- 9.4 95 87.4 74.7-94.3
45+ 250 16 6.9 3.7-12.6 17 5.2 3.0- 8.7 28 12.9 8.3-19.6 189 75.0 67.6-81.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 9 8.5 3.3-20.2 8 2.7 1.3- 5.7 23 15.8 9.5-25.0 105 73.0 61.9-81.9
Some College + 210 11 7.1 2.9-16.3 10 3.5 1.6- 7.4 8 3.6 1.5- 8.2 181 85.8 77.2-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 168 11 9.6 4.2-20.5 13 5.8 2.8-11.6 21 14.5 8.7-23.0 123 70.1 59.5-78.9
$50,000+ 145 4 3.1 1.0- 9.9 4 1.7 0.5- 5.1 3 1.1 0.3- 3.3 134 94.1 88.0-97.2

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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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