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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 9,806 2,725 22.6 21.4-23.8 7,081 77.4 76.2-78.6
RACE
White 7,494 2,170 24.3 22.9-25.7 5,324 75.7 74.3-77.1
African American 1,658 404 19.7 17.4-22.2 1,254 80.3 77.8-82.6
Other Minorities 614 139 15.4 11.3-20.6 475 84.6 79.4-88.7
AGE
18-24 271 34 13.3 8.4-20.3 237 86.7 79.7-91.6
25-34 943 104 10.2 8.0-12.8 839 89.8 87.2-92.0
35-44 1,495 259 16.5 14.3-18.9 1,236 83.5 81.1-85.7
45-54 1,878 485 24.0 21.6-26.5 1,393 76.0 73.5-78.4
55-64 2,011 701 33.4 30.9-36.1 1,310 66.6 63.9-69.1
65-74 1,738 583 33.1 30.4-35.9 1,155 66.9 64.1-69.6
75+ 1,387 540 39.7 36.4-43.1 847 60.3 56.9-63.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,351 522 32.6 29.2-36.3 829 67.4 63.7-70.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,873 832 24.0 21.6-26.6 2,041 76.0 73.4-78.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,735 776 23.4 21.3-25.7 1,959 76.6 74.3-78.7
College Graduate 2,823 589 16.1 14.5-17.8 2,234 83.9 82.2-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,249 595 41.1 36.6-45.9 654 58.9 54.1-63.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,622 570 28.8 25.7-32.1 1,052 71.2 67.9-74.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,031 275 20.8 18.0-24.0 756 79.2 76.0-82.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,304 317 20.7 17.9-23.7 987 79.3 76.3-82.1
$50,000-74,999 1,277 257 17.8 15.3-20.5 1,020 82.2 79.5-84.7
$75,000+ 1,728 258 12.9 11.1-15.0 1,470 87.1 85.0-88.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 210 59 26.1 18.9-34.9 151 73.9 65.1-81.1
Non-Veteran 9,596 2,666 22.5 21.3-23.7 6,930 77.5 76.3-78.7

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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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