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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

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

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Respond.^
Within the past month Within the past year Within the past 2 years 2 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,213 1,586 12.0 11.3-12.8 6,284 50.2 49.0-51.4 1,917 15.9 15.1-16.8 2,249 19.8 18.9-20.8 177 2.1 1.7- 2.5
-Johnston County 340 51 14.1 10.3-19.2 140 42.8 36.0-49.8 70 19.5 15.1-24.9 72 20.6 16.0-26.2 7 2.9 1.2- 6.8
GENDER
Male 132 24 15.5 10.0-23.3 53 43.9 32.9-55.5 23 16.1 10.1-24.7 27 21.1 14.0-30.5 5 3.4 1.3- 8.6
Female 208 27 12.9 8.0-20.1 87 41.7 33.8-50.0 47 22.7 16.8-29.9 45 20.3 14.7-27.2 2 2.5 0.5-10.7
RACE
White 287 41 13.9 9.6-19.6 120 43.1 35.5-51.0 63 20.5 15.6-26.5 58 19.6 14.7-25.7 5 2.9 1.1- 7.6
Other 51 10 15.9 8.2-28.7 20 42.3 27.7-58.4 7 15.0 6.8-29.7 12 23.5 12.8-39.2 2 3.2 0.7-13.0
AGE
40-44 42 4 7.6 2.7-20.0 15 30.2 17.9-46.2 11 29.3 16.5-46.4 8 21.1 10.6-37.6 4 11.8 4.0-29.8
45+ 298 47 15.6 11.1-21.3 125 45.5 37.9-53.2 59 17.4 13.1-22.8 64 20.5 15.6-26.6 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 17 12.0 6.7-20.7 63 37.3 28.7-46.9 35 21.8 15.3-30.1 35 22.3 15.5-31.0 7 6.5 2.8-14.5
Some College + 183 34 15.9 10.8-22.6 77 47.2 37.5-57.0 35 17.7 12.1-25.1 37 19.3 13.4-27.0 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 21 11.4 7.1-17.7 68 41.5 32.9-50.7 34 20.1 14.1-27.8 39 24.4 17.4-32.9 3 2.7 0.8- 8.4
$50,000+ 132 22 14.3 9.0-22.0 57 47.2 36.2-58.5 30 21.4 14.4-30.7 21 15.5 9.8-23.7 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1

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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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