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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,971 6,988 60.6 59.4-61.8 4,983 39.4 38.2-40.6
-FEMALES 7,549 4,412 60.5 59.0-61.9 3,137 39.5 38.1-41.0
RACE
White 6,002 3,479 60.7 59.1-62.2 2,523 39.3 37.8-40.9
African American 1,219 771 63.7 60.0-67.3 448 36.3 32.7-40.0
Other Minorities 302 152 44.2 36.2-52.6 150 55.8 47.4-63.8
AGE
40-44 743 495 67.0 62.6-71.1 248 33.0 28.9-37.4
45-54 1,812 1,146 64.4 61.5-67.2 666 35.6 32.8-38.5
55-64 1,939 1,132 58.4 55.6-61.2 807 41.6 38.8-44.4
65-74 1,665 892 53.9 50.9-56.8 773 46.1 43.2-49.1
75+ 1,317 707 55.3 51.8-58.7 610 44.7 41.3-48.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,098 554 47.1 42.9-51.3 544 52.9 48.7-57.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,333 1,256 56.7 54.1-59.3 1,077 43.3 40.7-45.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,060 1,243 61.2 58.4-63.9 817 38.8 36.1-41.6
College Graduate 2,041 1,351 69.8 67.3-72.2 690 30.2 27.8-32.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,017 482 46.5 42.3-50.7 535 53.5 49.3-57.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,267 583 42.7 39.0-46.4 684 57.3 53.6-61.0
$25,000- 34,999 791 473 58.9 54.4-63.3 318 41.1 36.7-45.6
$35,000- 49,999 985 605 61.9 57.7-65.9 380 38.1 34.1-42.3
$50,000-74,999 931 634 70.0 66.4-73.4 297 30.0 26.6-33.6
$75,000+ 1,264 943 76.5 73.6-79.2 321 23.5 20.8-26.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,187 1,746 55.6 53.3-57.9 1,441 44.4 42.1-46.7
No 4,267 2,614 63.7 61.8-65.6 1,653 36.3 34.4-38.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 156 103 64.7 54.0-74.1 53 35.3 25.9-46.0
Non-Veteran 7,393 4,309 60.4 58.9-61.8 3,084 39.6 38.2-41.1

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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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