SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-FEMALES

Disability Status*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-FEMALES 9,577 3,717 32.4 31.1-33.8 5,860 67.6 66.2-68.9
RACE
White 7,364 2,834 32.7 31.2-34.3 4,530 67.3 65.7-68.8
African American 1,595 655 34.9 31.8-38.1 940 65.1 61.9-68.2
Other Minorities 583 212 24.9 19.9-30.6 371 75.1 69.4-80.1
AGE
18-24 266 64 23.4 17.1-31.2 202 76.6 68.8-82.9
25-34 912 172 18.1 15.1-21.4 740 81.9 78.6-84.9
35-44 1,444 350 23.2 20.6-26.0 1,094 76.8 74.0-79.4
45-54 1,828 635 33.0 30.3-35.8 1,193 67.0 64.2-69.7
55-64 1,972 845 41.0 38.3-43.8 1,127 59.0 56.2-61.7
65-74 1,713 803 45.9 43.0-48.9 910 54.1 51.1-57.0
75+ 1,366 823 61.0 57.7-64.2 543 39.0 35.8-42.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,322 805 51.9 47.7-56.1 517 48.1 43.9-52.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,784 1,174 36.4 33.5-39.4 1,610 63.6 60.6-66.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,687 976 31.3 28.9-33.8 1,711 68.7 66.2-71.1
College Graduate 2,764 755 21.5 19.6-23.5 2,009 78.5 76.5-80.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,226 800 58.2 53.0-63.1 426 41.8 36.9-47.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,596 785 41.4 37.7-45.1 811 58.6 54.9-62.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,011 375 32.6 28.8-36.6 636 67.4 63.4-71.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,269 404 27.6 24.4-31.0 865 72.4 69.0-75.6
$50,000-74,999 1,251 328 23.3 20.5-26.4 923 76.7 73.6-79.5
$75,000+ 1,697 343 18.1 15.6-21.0 1,354 81.9 79.0-84.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 204 77 37.0 28.4-46.6 127 63.0 53.4-71.6
Non-Veteran 9,373 3,640 32.3 31.0-33.7 5,733 67.7 66.3-69.0

Back to Derived Variables and Risk Factors.

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

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 20MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook