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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-Davidson County 390 14 2.2 1.2- 3.9 20 3.5 2.2- 5.8 32 5.8 3.8- 8.6 324 88.5 84.9-91.3
GENDER
Male 158 3 1.2 0.4- 4.2 7 2.7 1.2- 6.1 8 3.6 1.6- 7.8 140 92.4 87.5-95.5
Female 232 11 3.0 1.6- 5.7 13 4.3 2.3- 7.8 24 7.7 4.7-12.2 184 85.0 79.4-89.3
RACE
White 350 13 2.2 1.2- 4.0 19 4.0 2.4- 6.6 29 6.2 4.0- 9.5 289 87.5 83.4-90.7
Other 38 1 2.0 0.3-12.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6 3 3.1 0.9-10.8 33 94.1 84.8-97.8
AGE
18-44 109 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.9 0.6- 5.9 4 2.9 1.0- 7.9 102 95.2 89.8-97.8
45+ 280 14 4.4 2.5- 7.6 17 5.2 3.1- 8.6 27 8.5 5.5-12.7 222 81.9 76.6-86.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 225 10 2.8 1.4- 5.3 13 3.7 2.0- 6.7 18 5.1 3.0- 8.6 184 88.5 83.8-91.9
Some College + 165 4 1.4 0.5- 4.1 7 3.3 1.4- 7.6 14 6.7 3.6-12.3 140 88.5 82.1-92.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 233 13 3.7 2.0- 6.6 17 5.1 2.9- 8.6 27 9.0 5.7-13.8 176 82.3 76.3-87.0
$50,000+ 110 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 0 0.0 . - . 108 98.4 93.7-99.6

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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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