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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 340 14 5.9 2.1-15.3 326 94.1 84.7-97.9
GENDER
Male 132 6 9.6 2.7-28.9 126 90.4 71.1-97.3
Female 208 8 2.5 1.2- 5.2 200 97.5 94.8-98.8
RACE
White 287 13 6.9 2.4-17.9 274 93.1 82.1-97.6
Other 51 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1 50 99.0 92.9-99.9
AGE
40-44 42 0 0.0 . - . 42 100 . - .
45+ 298 14 7.2 2.6-18.2 284 92.8 81.8-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 8 4.2 2.0- 8.6 149 95.8 91.4-98.0
Some College + 183 6 7.3 1.7-26.2 177 92.7 73.8-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 10 5.8 2.8-11.4 156 94.2 88.6-97.2
$50,000+ 131 3 7.3 1.3-31.5 128 92.7 68.5-98.7

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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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