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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-Guilford County 409 20 5.0 2.9- 8.6 23 4.6 2.6- 7.8 15 2.3 1.3- 4.1 351 88.1 83.7-91.5
GENDER
Male 158 10 4.6 2.1- 9.7 10 4.2 1.9- 9.0 6 2.1 0.8- 5.7 132 89.1 82.6-93.3
Female 251 10 5.4 2.5-11.3 13 4.8 2.2-10.1 9 2.4 1.2- 4.9 219 87.3 80.6-91.9
RACE
White 304 10 3.5 1.5- 8.1 16 2.8 1.6- 4.9 12 2.2 1.1- 4.1 266 91.5 87.1-94.5
Other 102 10 7.8 3.8-15.4 7 7.8 3.4-16.9 3 2.5 0.8- 7.8 82 81.9 71.7-88.9
AGE
18-44 103 4 4.0 1.2-12.1 5 4.5 1.7-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 94 91.5 82.9-96.0
45+ 303 15 5.8 3.4-10.0 18 4.6 2.6- 8.3 15 4.3 2.4- 7.7 255 85.2 79.9-89.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 10 5.5 2.5-11.6 11 4.1 1.8- 9.1 7 2.1 0.9- 4.7 126 88.3 81.1-93.0
Some College + 254 9 4.5 2.0- 9.8 12 4.9 2.4- 9.8 8 2.4 1.1- 5.4 225 88.2 82.0-92.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 11 7.7 3.6-15.6 18 7.9 4.1-14.7 8 2.6 1.2- 5.8 145 81.8 72.9-88.2
$50,000+ 171 6 2.9 1.3- 6.6 4 2.6 0.9- 7.7 4 1.8 0.6- 5.6 157 92.6 87.0-95.9

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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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