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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Falls (Age 45+)-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

How many of these falls caused an injury?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more falls caused an injury No injuries
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,829 637 34.6 31.8-37.4 1,192 65.4 62.6-68.2
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 64 18 21.0 12.2-33.8 46 79.0 66.2-87.8

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*This question was asked of those who reported having one or more falls in the past 3 months.

Due to small number of respondents no further breakdowns are available.

^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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