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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

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
-MALES 5,971 1,539 19.9 18.6-21.3 4,432 80.1 78.7-81.4
RACE
White 4,752 1,273 21.2 19.7-22.8 3,479 78.8 77.2-80.3
African American 725 182 22.5 18.7-26.8 543 77.5 73.2-81.3
Other Minorities 470 80 10.3 7.5-14.0 390 89.7 86.0-92.5
AGE
18-24 201 23 9.6 6.0-15.0 178 90.4 85.0-94.0
25-34 565 66 11.3 8.5-14.9 499 88.7 85.1-91.5
35-44 955 153 14.4 11.9-17.3 802 85.6 82.7-88.1
45-54 1,195 300 23.8 20.8-27.0 895 76.2 73.0-79.2
55-64 1,364 467 33.2 30.1-36.5 897 66.8 63.5-69.9
65-74 991 287 28.1 24.8-31.6 704 71.9 68.4-75.2
75+ 670 239 33.5 29.2-38.2 431 66.5 61.8-70.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 895 311 22.5 19.0-26.4 584 77.5 73.6-81.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,768 448 20.4 17.8-23.3 1,320 79.6 76.7-82.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,367 407 23.6 20.7-26.8 960 76.4 73.2-79.3
College Graduate 1,928 369 15.2 13.4-17.2 1,559 84.8 82.8-86.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 528 263 35.3 29.6-41.4 265 64.7 58.6-70.4
$15,000- 24,999 899 319 24.2 20.5-28.5 580 75.8 71.5-79.5
$25,000- 34,999 646 201 26.7 21.9-32.0 445 73.3 68.0-78.1
$35,000- 49,999 893 199 20.0 16.7-23.8 694 80.0 76.2-83.3
$50,000-74,999 959 187 15.5 12.8-18.5 772 84.5 81.5-87.2
$75,000+ 1,500 224 12.0 10.2-14.1 1,276 88.0 85.9-89.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,167 678 26.7 24.3-29.3 1,489 73.3 70.7-75.7
Non-Veteran 3,797 859 17.4 15.9-19.1 2,938 82.6 80.9-84.1

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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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