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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 357 26 5.6 3.6- 8.5 331 94.4 91.5-96.4
GENDER
Male 122 6 3.2 1.3- 7.7 116 96.8 92.3-98.7
Female 235 20 7.4 4.5-11.9 215 92.6 88.1-95.5
RACE
White 217 16 4.9 2.8- 8.2 201 95.1 91.8-97.2
Other 138 10 6.6 3.3-12.9 128 93.4 87.1-96.7
AGE
40-44 45 0 0.0 . - . 45 100 . - .
45+ 312 26 6.7 4.3-10.2 286 93.3 89.8-95.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 161 15 7.1 4.0-12.2 146 92.9 87.8-96.0
Some College + 194 11 4.5 2.3- 8.6 183 95.5 91.4-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 18 7.7 4.5-12.8 179 92.3 87.2-95.5
$50,000+ 117 4 2.4 0.8- 6.6 113 97.6 93.4-99.2

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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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