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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 310 30 9.3 6.1-13.9 27 9.2 6.1-13.8 253 81.5 75.8-86.0
GENDER
Male 105 6 6.6 2.6-15.7 10 7.9 4.0-14.9 89 85.5 76.2-91.6
Female 205 24 11.3 7.2-17.3 17 10.3 6.1-16.9 164 78.5 71.0-84.5
RACE
White 192 21 12.6 7.8-19.7 17 9.1 5.4-14.8 154 78.4 70.6-84.5
Other 117 9 4.3 2.2- 8.5 10 9.6 4.7-18.4 98 86.1 77.4-91.8
AGE
45+ 310 30 9.3 6.1-13.9 27 9.2 6.1-13.8 253 81.5 75.8-86.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 15 10.8 5.9-18.9 17 11.5 6.8-18.7 111 77.8 68.7-84.8
Some College + 166 15 8.2 4.6-14.2 10 7.5 3.9-14.2 141 84.3 76.7-89.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 20 8.5 5.3-13.6 18 10.8 6.5-17.4 139 80.7 73.4-86.3
$50,000+ 98 9 12.5 6.2-23.4 5 5.7 2.2-13.8 84 81.9 70.7-89.4

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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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