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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 287 25 8.6 5.5-13.0 19 7.6 4.7-11.9 243 83.9 78.4-88.2
GENDER
Male 123 12 9.7 5.1-17.5 6 5.0 2.2-11.1 105 85.3 76.8-91.1
Female 164 13 7.4 4.1-12.9 13 10.2 5.7-17.4 138 82.4 74.6-88.2
RACE
White 266 21 7.8 4.8-12.5 17 7.2 4.4-11.7 228 85.0 79.3-89.3
Other 19 3 11.2 3.0-33.6 2 12.2 2.7-40.5 14 76.7 49.8-91.6
AGE
45+ 287 25 8.6 5.5-13.0 19 7.6 4.7-11.9 243 83.9 78.4-88.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 6 2.9 1.2- 6.6 13 8.8 4.9-15.1 154 88.4 81.8-92.8
Some College + 114 19 18.2 11.2-28.2 6 5.5 2.4-11.9 89 76.3 66.1-84.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 13 6.5 3.5-11.8 16 10.1 6.0-16.3 150 83.5 76.3-88.8
$50,000+ 71 10 13.8 7.1-25.4 0 0.0 . - . 61 86.2 74.6-92.9

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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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