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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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 11,971 6,988 60.6 59.4-61.8 4,983 39.4 38.2-40.6
-Gaston County 311 176 57.7 51.2-63.9 135 42.3 36.1-48.8
GENDER
Male 122 69 57.6 47.4-67.1 53 42.4 32.9-52.6
Female 189 107 57.7 49.4-65.6 82 42.3 34.4-50.6
RACE
White 277 158 58.0 51.2-64.5 119 42.0 35.5-48.8
Other 34 18 55.4 35.8-73.5 16 44.6 26.5-64.2
AGE
40-44 27 16 55.1 35.2-73.5 11 44.9 26.5-64.8
45+ 281 160 58.7 51.9-65.1 121 41.3 34.9-48.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 84 48.9 40.4-57.6 84 51.1 42.4-59.6
Some College + 142 92 67.3 58.0-75.4 50 32.7 24.6-42.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 75 41.8 33.5-50.7 90 58.2 49.3-66.5
$50,000+ 95 72 77.8 67.6-85.5 23 22.2 14.5-32.4

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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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