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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 293 25 7.4 4.7-11.6 16 5.2 3.0- 8.8 252 87.4 82.5-91.0
GENDER
Male 97 8 8.2 3.8-16.9 3 2.9 0.8- 9.4 86 88.9 79.8-94.2
Female 196 17 6.9 4.1-11.3 13 7.0 3.9-12.3 166 86.2 80.1-90.6
RACE
White 261 23 7.9 4.9-12.5 14 5.2 2.9- 9.2 224 86.9 81.5-90.9
Other 31 2 4.6 1.0-18.6 2 5.3 1.3-19.6 27 90.1 74.8-96.5
AGE
45+ 293 25 7.4 4.7-11.6 16 5.2 3.0- 8.8 252 87.4 82.5-91.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 7 3.9 1.8- 8.4 9 6.3 3.1-12.6 129 89.8 83.0-94.0
Some College + 146 18 10.9 6.3-18.2 7 4.2 1.9- 9.1 121 84.9 77.1-90.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 10 6.1 2.9-12.1 7 4.7 2.2-10.0 129 89.2 82.4-93.6
$50,000+ 97 11 9.9 5.0-18.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 85 89.2 80.4-94.3

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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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