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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-Eastern NC 5,141 2,094 35.1 33.2-37.1 3,047 64.9 62.9-66.8
GENDER 5,141 2,094 35.1 33.2-37.1 3,047 64.9 62.9-66.8
Male 1,853 755 36.0 32.7-39.3 1,098 64.0 60.7-67.3
Female 3,288 1,339 34.3 32.2-36.5 1,949 65.7 63.5-67.8
RACE 5,115 2,082 35.1 33.2-37.0 3,033 64.9 63.0-66.8
White 3,478 1,366 33.3 31.1-35.6 2,112 66.7 64.4-68.9
African American 1,173 523 42.0 37.8-46.4 650 58.0 53.6-62.2
Other Minorities 464 193 31.2 25.8-37.1 271 68.8 62.9-74.2
HISPANIC 5,122 2,079 35.0 33.1-37.0 3,043 65.0 63.0-66.9
Hispanic 214 70 29.0 21.9-37.4 144 71.0 62.6-78.1
Non-Hispanic 4,908 2,009 35.5 33.5-37.5 2,899 64.5 62.5-66.5
AGE 5,111 2,083 35.1 33.2-37.1 3,028 64.9 62.9-66.8
18-24 179 40 23.5 16.1-32.9 139 76.5 67.1-83.9
25-34 510 110 20.8 16.9-25.3 400 79.2 74.7-83.1
35-44 791 214 28.3 24.5-32.5 577 71.7 67.5-75.5
45-54 989 391 40.5 36.7-44.3 598 59.5 55.7-63.3
55-64 1,066 475 43.9 40.4-47.4 591 56.1 52.6-59.6
65-74 922 446 47.5 43.6-51.3 476 52.5 48.7-56.4
75+ 654 407 61.8 57.3-66.0 247 38.2 34.0-42.7
EDUCATION 5,130 2,089 35.1 33.2-37.0 3,041 64.9 63.0-66.8
Less Than H.S. 808 503 50.3 44.9-55.6 305 49.7 44.4-55.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,584 661 36.9 33.0-40.9 923 63.1 59.1-67.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,391 544 34.5 31.2-38.0 847 65.5 62.0-68.8
College Graduate 1,347 381 23.1 20.5-26.0 966 76.9 74.0-79.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 4,475 1,774 34.3 32.3-36.3 2,701 65.7 63.7-67.7
Less than $15,000 668 459 59.8 53.3-65.9 209 40.2 34.1-46.7
$15,000- 24,999 826 426 42.8 37.6-48.1 400 57.2 51.9-62.4
$25,000- 34,999 572 229 40.9 34.0-48.1 343 59.1 51.9-66.0
$35,000- 49,999 733 264 33.7 29.5-38.2 469 66.3 61.8-70.5
$50,000-74,999 755 191 20.8 17.3-24.7 564 79.2 75.3-82.7
$75,000+ 921 205 20.7 17.6-24.1 716 79.3 75.9-82.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 921 402 42.3 37.5-47.3 519 57.7 52.7-62.5
Non-Veteran 4,217 1,690 33.4 31.4-35.5 2,527 66.6 64.5-68.6

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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