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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-MALES

Disability Status*

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  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
-MALES 5,807 2,172 30.8 29.1-32.6 3,635 69.2 67.4-70.9
RACE
White 4,649 1,728 30.8 29.0-32.7 2,921 69.2 67.3-71.0
African American 689 296 37.3 32.3-42.5 393 62.7 57.5-67.7
Other Minorities 449 139 23.0 18.1-28.8 310 77.0 71.2-81.9
AGE
18-24 196 50 24.5 17.9-32.6 146 75.5 67.4-82.1
25-34 546 113 19.5 15.8-23.7 433 80.5 76.3-84.2
35-44 922 224 23.0 19.9-26.5 698 77.0 73.5-80.1
45-54 1,163 392 31.7 28.4-35.3 771 68.3 64.7-71.6
55-64 1,338 604 44.2 40.9-47.6 734 55.8 52.4-59.1
65-74 973 415 42.9 39.2-46.7 558 57.1 53.3-60.8
75+ 646 368 55.5 50.6-60.3 278 44.5 39.7-49.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 856 480 41.7 36.6-47.1 376 58.3 52.9-63.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,710 648 32.8 29.4-36.4 1,062 67.2 63.6-70.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,337 545 33.6 30.1-37.3 792 66.4 62.7-69.9
College Graduate 1,891 493 20.7 18.6-23.0 1,398 79.3 77.0-81.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 510 354 53.8 46.5-61.0 156 46.2 39.0-53.5
$15,000- 24,999 875 450 38.5 33.2-44.0 425 61.5 56.0-66.8
$25,000- 34,999 619 283 42.2 36.1-48.6 336 57.8 51.4-63.9
$35,000- 49,999 874 297 31.1 27.2-35.4 577 68.9 64.6-72.8
$50,000-74,999 945 256 22.5 19.2-26.1 689 77.5 73.9-80.8
$75,000+ 1,471 312 18.1 15.7-20.8 1,159 81.9 79.2-84.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,119 932 39.1 36.1-42.2 1,187 60.9 57.8-63.9
Non-Veteran 3,681 1,237 27.7 25.7-29.8 2,444 72.3 70.2-74.3

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*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.

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