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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 2,269 13.0 12.2-13.9 13,007 87.0 86.1-87.8
-Mecklenburg County 654 64 9.4 6.8-12.9 590 90.6 87.1-93.2
GENDER
Male 268 33 12.0 7.8-18.1 235 88.0 81.9-92.2
Female 386 31 6.7 4.3-10.4 355 93.3 89.6-95.7
RACE
White 448 41 7.4 5.1-10.6 407 92.6 89.4-94.9
Other 205 23 12.2 7.3-19.7 182 87.8 80.3-92.7
AGE
18-44 194 10 6.8 3.2-13.7 184 93.2 86.3-96.8
45+ 451 54 12.2 9.0-16.3 397 87.8 83.7-91.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 24 16.5 10.0-26.1 151 83.5 73.9-90.0
Some College + 475 40 6.2 4.3- 8.9 435 93.8 91.1-95.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 46 18.2 12.4-26.0 213 81.8 74.0-87.6
$50,000+ 307 12 3.5 1.8- 6.8 295 96.5 93.2-98.2

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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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