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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

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
-Gaston County 399 153 34.4 28.2-41.2 246 65.6 58.8-71.8
GENDER
Male 167 60 32.3 23.4-42.7 107 67.7 57.3-76.6
Female 232 93 36.4 28.2-45.5 139 63.6 54.5-71.8
RACE
White 345 133 36.0 29.4-43.1 212 64.0 56.9-70.6
Other 54 20 29.0 15.4-47.7 34 71.0 52.3-84.6
AGE
18-44 106 26 25.9 16.4-38.4 80 74.1 61.6-83.6
45+ 290 126 43.0 36.5-49.6 164 57.0 50.4-63.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 210 93 39.9 30.6-49.9 117 60.1 50.1-69.4
Some College + 188 60 28.5 20.9-37.4 128 71.5 62.6-79.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 97 42.1 33.0-51.9 116 57.9 48.1-67.0
$50,000+ 121 27 21.7 14.3-31.6 94 78.3 68.4-85.7

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions and NC State-Added questions

^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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