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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,777 4,264 21.3 20.4-22.2 11,513 78.7 77.8-79.6
-Gaston County 414 108 20.8 16.5-25.8 306 79.2 74.2-83.5
GENDER
Male 171 38 17.0 11.6-24.1 133 83.0 75.9-88.4
Female 243 70 24.3 18.3-31.6 173 75.7 68.4-81.7
RACE
White 353 96 23.3 18.4-29.1 257 76.7 70.9-81.6
Other 61 12 12.1 6.0-22.8 49 87.9 77.2-94.0
AGE
18-44 110 17 12.0 7.1-19.6 93 88.0 80.4-92.9
45+ 301 90 29.3 23.8-35.6 211 70.7 64.4-76.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 62 21.7 16.0-28.9 159 78.3 71.1-84.0
Some College + 192 46 19.7 13.9-27.1 146 80.3 72.9-86.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 70 26.2 19.7-33.9 151 73.8 66.1-80.3
$50,000+ 124 20 15.5 9.4-24.6 104 84.5 75.4-90.6

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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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