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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,825 1,784 7.8 7.3- 8.3 14,041 92.2 91.7-92.7
-Iredell County 430 45 6.8 4.9- 9.4 385 93.2 90.6-95.1
GENDER
Male 148 13 5.2 2.8- 9.5 135 94.8 90.5-97.2
Female 282 32 7.9 5.4-11.6 250 92.1 88.4-94.6
RACE
White 375 38 6.7 4.7- 9.6 337 93.3 90.4-95.3
Other 53 6 6.0 2.5-13.6 47 94.0 86.4-97.5
AGE
18-44 128 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 127 99.3 95.3-99.9
45+ 300 44 12.9 9.4-17.6 256 87.1 82.4-90.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 29 9.8 6.5-14.6 162 90.2 85.4-93.5
Some College + 236 15 4.3 2.4- 7.5 221 95.7 92.5-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 24 7.5 4.9-11.4 177 92.5 88.6-95.1
$50,000+ 159 6 2.9 1.2- 7.1 153 97.1 92.9-98.8

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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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