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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 677 66 7.5 5.5-10.3 64 8.9 6.5-12.0 76 8.2 6.0-11.1 471 75.4 70.9-79.3
AGE
18-24 29 2 6.6 1.6-23.5 1 3.7 0.5-22.4 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 25 88.4 70.8-96.0
25-34 67 3 3.4 1.0-10.5 5 6.8 2.4-17.9 6 6.9 2.9-15.6 53 82.8 71.1-90.5
35-44 125 11 8.5 4.4-15.8 14 11.4 6.4-19.6 9 5.9 2.7-12.7 91 74.1 64.3-82.0
45-54 167 12 4.0 2.1- 7.6 17 10.6 6.0-18.0 18 9.6 4.8-18.2 120 75.8 66.5-83.2
55-64 142 18 11.8 6.6-20.0 19 10.1 5.3-18.5 21 16.2 9.2-26.9 84 61.9 50.9-71.8
65-74 84 10 12.9 6.6-23.7 5 9.7 4.0-21.4 13 13.6 7.0-24.8 56 63.8 51.1-74.9
75+ 58 10 15.4 6.8-31.5 3 8.9 2.5-27.0 7 7.7 3.3-17.2 38 67.9 50.9-81.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 112 24 15.2 8.6-25.4 9 14.9 6.6-30.3 23 12.6 7.5-20.5 56 57.3 42.7-70.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 270 23 6.9 4.1-11.4 28 9.0 5.5-14.3 30 8.1 4.9-13.1 189 76.0 68.7-82.0
Some Post-H.S. 165 14 9.1 4.8-16.8 22 10.0 6.1-15.9 18 8.1 4.6-14.0 111 72.8 63.9-80.2
College Graduate 127 5 2.3 0.9- 5.7 5 3.7 1.4- 9.4 5 6.0 2.1-15.9 112 88.1 78.9-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 16 8.0 4.2-14.7 16 19.7 11.3-32.1 22 23.1 13.2-37.2 41 49.2 35.2-63.3
$15,000- 24,999 120 16 10.3 5.6-18.2 18 14.2 7.7-24.8 16 10.2 4.7-20.5 70 65.3 51.8-76.8
$25,000- 34,999 86 6 5.8 1.8-17.2 8 8.6 3.5-19.7 8 6.5 3.0-13.4 64 79.2 65.9-88.2
$35,000- 49,999 126 12 10.3 5.2-19.3 6 2.6 1.1- 6.2 12 7.9 4.0-15.1 96 79.2 69.5-86.4
$50,000-74,999 87 3 5.4 1.2-20.8 4 3.7 1.1-11.7 2 3.0 0.7-11.4 78 88.0 75.0-94.7
$75,000+ 96 7 4.6 2.0-10.5 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 86 94.0 88.1-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 233 25 8.9 5.5-14.1 23 7.9 4.8-12.7 30 10.8 6.8-16.8 155 72.4 64.5-79.1
Non-Veteran 444 41 7.0 4.6-10.4 41 9.3 6.3-13.5 46 7.1 4.7-10.5 316 76.6 71.1-81.3

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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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