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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,231 684 4.8 4.4- 5.3 11,547 95.2 94.7-95.6
-Iredell County 327 9 1.9 1.0- 3.9 318 98.1 96.1-99.0
GENDER
Male 110 2 1.2 0.3- 5.1 108 98.8 94.9-99.7
Female 217 7 2.5 1.1- 5.5 210 97.5 94.5-98.9
RACE
White 290 6 1.5 0.6- 3.5 284 98.5 96.5-99.4
Other 35 2 1.9 0.5- 7.8 33 98.1 92.2-99.5
AGE
40-44 42 0 0.0 . - . 42 100 . - .
45+ 285 9 2.5 1.2- 4.9 276 97.5 95.1-98.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 4 2.1 0.8- 5.8 152 97.9 94.2-99.2
Some College + 169 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0 165 98.9 97.0-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 8 4.4 2.1- 9.1 144 95.6 90.9-97.9
$50,000+ 123 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 122 99.7 97.9- 100

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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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