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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 2,269 13.0 12.2-13.9 13,007 87.0 86.1-87.8
-MALES 5,781 808 12.8 11.5-14.2 4,973 87.2 85.8-88.5
RACE
White 4,621 609 11.6 10.3-13.0 4,012 88.4 87.0-89.7
African American 684 130 17.0 13.2-21.6 554 83.0 78.4-86.8
Other Minorities 455 66 13.8 9.8-19.1 389 86.2 80.9-90.2
AGE
18-24 195 27 14.5 9.3-22.0 168 85.5 78.0-90.7
25-34 546 51 9.5 6.9-13.1 495 90.5 86.9-93.1
35-44 921 95 10.8 8.5-13.6 826 89.2 86.4-91.5
45-54 1,158 159 12.5 10.3-15.1 999 87.5 84.9-89.7
55-64 1,329 214 15.1 12.9-17.8 1,115 84.9 82.2-87.1
65-74 971 127 13.7 11.2-16.6 844 86.3 83.4-88.8
75+ 638 133 20.4 16.6-24.8 505 79.6 75.2-83.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 845 251 25.1 20.8-29.9 594 74.9 70.1-79.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,699 264 14.9 12.4-17.9 1,435 85.1 82.1-87.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,332 166 11.4 9.2-14.1 1,166 88.6 85.9-90.8
College Graduate 1,892 125 5.2 4.0- 6.6 1,767 94.8 93.4-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 501 178 32.5 26.4-39.3 323 67.5 60.7-73.6
$15,000- 24,999 870 209 19.4 15.8-23.6 661 80.6 76.4-84.2
$25,000- 34,999 613 102 18.2 13.1-24.7 511 81.8 75.3-86.9
$35,000- 49,999 871 103 10.8 8.3-13.8 768 89.2 86.2-91.7
$50,000-74,999 946 61 5.6 4.1- 7.6 885 94.4 92.4-95.9
$75,000+ 1,469 61 4.5 3.0- 6.7 1,408 95.5 93.3-97.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,109 301 13.2 10.9-15.9 1,808 86.8 84.1-89.1
Non-Veteran 3,665 506 12.6 11.2-14.3 3,159 87.4 85.7-88.8

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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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