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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,777 4,264 21.3 20.4-22.2 11,513 78.7 77.8-79.6
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 725 182 22.5 18.7-26.8 543 77.5 73.2-81.3
AGE
18-24 29 7 18.5 8.2-36.8 22 81.5 63.2-91.8
25-34 69 13 15.8 8.8-26.9 56 84.2 73.1-91.2
35-44 133 28 19.7 13.0-28.7 105 80.3 71.3-87.0
45-54 178 38 21.5 14.1-31.5 140 78.5 68.5-85.9
55-64 154 54 33.6 24.5-44.1 100 66.4 55.9-75.5
65-74 93 24 30.9 20.6-43.4 69 69.1 56.6-79.4
75+ 63 18 29.5 16.9-46.3 45 70.5 53.7-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 130 43 29.8 19.7-42.5 87 70.2 57.5-80.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 287 67 21.2 15.4-28.3 220 78.8 71.7-84.6
Some Post-H.S. 173 52 27.8 20.2-36.9 121 72.2 63.1-79.8
College Graduate 133 19 13.9 8.0-23.1 114 86.1 76.9-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 43 39.2 27.2-52.7 62 60.8 47.3-72.8
$15,000- 24,999 134 41 25.7 16.7-37.4 93 74.3 62.6-83.3
$25,000- 34,999 94 21 16.7 9.6-27.4 73 83.3 72.6-90.4
$35,000- 49,999 130 24 21.1 13.3-31.9 106 78.9 68.1-86.7
$50,000-74,999 87 13 14.2 6.8-27.2 74 85.8 72.8-93.2
$75,000+ 101 15 13.3 7.3-23.0 86 86.7 77.0-92.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 242 71 26.2 19.6-34.1 171 73.8 65.9-80.4
Non-Veteran 483 111 20.9 16.5-26.2 372 79.1 73.8-83.5

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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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