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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)

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Respond.^
Within the past month Within the past year Within the past 2 years 2 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,213 1,586 12.0 11.3-12.8 6,284 50.2 49.0-51.4 1,917 15.9 15.1-16.8 2,249 19.8 18.9-20.8 177 2.1 1.7- 2.5
-Davidson County 311 37 11.4 7.3-17.4 166 49.8 43.0-56.5 44 13.6 9.8-18.7 56 21.6 16.1-28.3 8 3.6 1.7- 7.4
GENDER
Male 132 16 9.6 5.6-15.8 64 46.8 37.4-56.4 20 16.3 10.2-25.0 28 22.7 15.6-31.8 4 4.6 1.7-12.1
Female 179 21 13.3 6.9-24.1 102 52.6 43.0-62.1 24 11.1 7.1-16.8 28 20.5 12.9-31.0 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8
RACE
White 289 34 11.0 6.8-17.3 155 50.7 43.6-57.7 42 14.4 10.3-19.8 50 20.1 14.6-27.0 8 3.9 1.8- 7.9
Other 20 2 14.4 3.6-43.3 10 36.7 17.9-60.8 2 5.1 1.2-19.2 6 43.8 20.8-69.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
40-44 28 1 12.9 2.0-52.2 13 40.7 22.8-61.3 0 0.0 . - . 10 34.6 17.9-56.1 4 11.9 4.0-30.4
45+ 283 36 11.2 7.8-15.6 153 51.6 44.7-58.4 44 16.3 11.8-22.1 46 19.0 13.6-25.9 4 1.9 0.7- 5.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 185 26 11.1 7.3-16.6 94 46.1 37.7-54.7 24 12.3 7.8-18.9 36 26.4 18.6-35.9 5 4.1 1.6- 9.9
Some College + 126 11 11.9 4.8-26.6 72 55.4 44.3-66.0 20 15.6 9.5-24.5 20 14.2 8.7-22.4 3 2.8 0.8- 9.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 26 14.4 8.3-23.7 94 43.8 35.3-52.6 28 12.9 8.6-19.1 36 23.8 16.3-33.3 6 5.1 2.2-11.4
$50,000+ 85 9 8.4 4.2-16.3 49 58.3 46.3-69.4 14 16.5 9.1-27.9 12 16.1 8.9-27.5 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6

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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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