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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)-WHITE FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,971 6,988 60.6 59.4-61.8 4,983 39.4 38.2-40.6
-WHITE FEMALES 6,002 3,479 60.7 59.1-62.2 2,523 39.3 37.8-40.9
AGE
40-44 530 360 69.3 64.3-73.8 170 30.7 26.2-35.7
45-54 1,367 872 66.0 62.9-69.0 495 34.0 31.0-37.1
55-64 1,567 915 58.2 55.1-61.2 652 41.8 38.8-44.9
65-74 1,371 720 53.4 50.1-56.6 651 46.6 43.4-49.9
75+ 1,119 589 54.3 50.6-57.9 530 45.7 42.1-49.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 733 375 51.4 46.4-56.3 358 48.6 43.7-53.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,822 962 54.7 51.8-57.7 860 45.3 42.3-48.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,702 1,015 60.7 57.8-63.6 687 39.3 36.4-42.2
College Graduate 1,731 1,122 69.3 66.6-71.8 609 30.7 28.2-33.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 686 324 46.2 41.4-51.1 362 53.8 48.9-58.6
$15,000- 24,999 924 416 42.2 38.2-46.3 508 57.8 53.7-61.8
$25,000- 34,999 612 353 57.3 52.4-62.2 259 42.7 37.8-47.6
$35,000- 49,999 808 473 57.2 52.9-61.5 335 42.8 38.5-47.1
$50,000-74,999 798 528 68.2 64.3-71.9 270 31.8 28.1-35.7
$75,000+ 1,138 833 75.4 72.3-78.3 305 24.6 21.7-27.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,468 1,347 56.0 53.4-58.5 1,121 44.0 41.5-46.6
No 3,474 2,102 63.8 61.8-65.7 1,372 36.2 34.3-38.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 110 70 64.3 52.0-75.0 40 35.7 25.0-48.0
Non-Veteran 5,892 3,409 60.6 59.0-62.2 2,483 39.4 37.8-41.0

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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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