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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,154 1,077 9.4 8.7-10.2 755 6.3 5.7- 6.9 9,322 84.3 83.4-85.2
-Guilford County 304 17 5.0 2.9- 8.5 10 2.0 1.0- 3.9 277 93.0 89.4-95.5
GENDER
Male 110 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3 107 98.6 95.7-99.6
Female 194 17 8.8 5.2-14.7 7 2.5 1.1- 5.7 170 88.6 82.6-92.8
RACE
White 247 14 6.1 3.4-10.8 10 2.8 1.4- 5.6 223 91.1 86.2-94.3
Other 56 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 54 98.8 95.3-99.7
AGE
45+ 304 17 5.0 2.9- 8.5 10 2.0 1.0- 3.9 277 93.0 89.4-95.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 6 4.0 1.7- 9.2 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1 119 94.2 88.8-97.1
Some College + 175 11 5.7 2.8-11.0 6 2.2 0.9- 5.2 158 92.2 86.7-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 142 7 4.0 1.8- 8.9 6 2.5 1.1- 5.7 129 93.5 88.4-96.4
$50,000+ 119 6 4.2 1.8- 9.7 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 111 94.1 88.2-97.2

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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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