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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 689 296 37.3 32.3-42.5 393 62.7 57.5-67.7
AGE
18-24 29 9 30.5 14.1-54.0 20 69.5 46.0-85.9
25-34 66 19 25.9 16.0-39.2 47 74.1 60.8-84.0
35-44 125 46 34.1 25.1-44.4 79 65.9 55.6-74.9
45-54 173 64 34.1 25.2-44.1 109 65.9 55.9-74.8
55-64 146 71 45.3 35.1-56.0 75 54.7 44.0-64.9
65-74 88 50 62.5 50.7-73.1 38 37.5 26.9-49.3
75+ 59 36 62.9 46.0-77.2 23 37.1 22.8-54.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 119 84 60.7 44.4-75.0 35 39.3 25.0-55.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 276 111 37.7 29.5-46.6 165 62.3 53.4-70.5
Some Post-H.S. 166 73 38.8 29.9-48.5 93 61.2 51.5-70.1
College Graduate 126 27 19.3 12.2-29.1 99 80.7 70.9-87.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 101 76 64.9 49.3-77.9 25 35.1 22.1-50.7
$15,000- 24,999 124 65 42.2 29.3-56.2 59 57.8 43.8-70.7
$25,000- 34,999 88 33 41.4 25.0-60.0 55 58.6 40.0-75.0
$35,000- 49,999 127 47 38.8 28.8-49.8 80 61.2 50.2-71.2
$50,000-74,999 86 17 17.6 9.3-30.6 69 82.4 69.4-90.7
$75,000+ 97 21 17.4 10.5-27.5 76 82.6 72.5-89.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 235 110 45.6 36.4-55.2 125 54.4 44.8-63.6
Non-Veteran 454 186 33.7 28.2-39.8 268 66.3 60.2-71.8

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions (2) and NC State-Added questions (2)

^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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