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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 311 17 4.1 2.4- 7.0 294 95.9 93.0-97.6
GENDER
Male 132 6 3.8 1.6- 8.9 126 96.2 91.1-98.4
Female 179 11 4.5 2.3- 8.4 168 95.5 91.6-97.7
RACE
White 289 15 3.8 2.2- 6.7 274 96.2 93.3-97.8
Other 20 2 8.6 1.9-31.7 18 91.4 68.3-98.1
AGE
40-44 27 0 0.0 . - . 27 100 . - .
45+ 284 17 4.9 2.9- 8.2 267 95.1 91.8-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 185 14 5.3 2.9- 9.3 171 94.7 90.7-97.1
Some College + 126 3 2.4 0.7- 7.9 123 97.6 92.1-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 14 5.9 3.3-10.4 176 94.1 89.6-96.7
$50,000+ 84 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 83 99.0 92.9-99.9

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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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