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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-Mecklenburg County 657 199 25.5 21.7-29.8 458 74.5 70.2-78.3
GENDER
Male 270 88 27.9 22.0-34.8 182 72.1 65.2-78.0
Female 387 111 23.0 18.5-28.2 276 77.0 71.8-81.5
RACE
White 449 134 24.3 20.1-29.1 315 75.7 70.9-79.9
Other 207 64 27.0 20.2-35.1 143 73.0 64.9-79.8
AGE
18-44 194 27 15.2 10.0-22.5 167 84.8 77.5-90.0
45+ 454 170 35.7 30.7-41.0 284 64.3 59.0-69.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 60 30.8 22.6-40.5 115 69.2 59.5-77.4
Some College + 478 139 23.3 19.3-27.8 339 76.7 72.2-80.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 115 39.0 31.3-47.3 147 61.0 52.7-68.7
$50,000+ 308 61 16.2 12.2-21.2 247 83.8 78.8-87.8

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions and NC State-Added questions

^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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