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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-WHITE FEMALES

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-WHITE FEMALES 7,298 323 3.3 2.8- 3.9 489 5.5 4.8- 6.2 446 5.0 4.3- 5.7 6,040 86.2 85.1-87.2
AGE
18-24 148 5 3.1 1.1- 8.1 4 2.3 0.7- 6.8 4 3.7 1.1-11.2 135 91.0 83.5-95.3
25-34 585 13 2.0 1.0- 3.6 15 2.5 1.2- 5.1 11 1.7 0.9- 3.2 546 93.8 91.0-95.8
35-44 1,026 20 1.6 0.8- 2.9 46 4.3 3.0- 6.0 31 2.7 1.8- 4.2 929 91.4 89.1-93.3
45-54 1,374 39 2.4 1.7- 3.5 81 5.8 4.4- 7.6 88 5.7 4.4- 7.4 1,166 86.0 83.6-88.1
55-64 1,589 64 3.5 2.6- 4.6 133 8.3 6.8-10.1 140 8.3 6.6-10.3 1,252 80.0 77.4-82.3
65-74 1,400 84 5.6 4.3- 7.3 109 7.2 5.7- 9.0 78 5.6 4.3- 7.2 1,129 81.6 79.0-83.9
75+ 1,124 97 8.0 6.3-10.0 99 8.7 6.8-10.9 89 8.4 6.4-11.0 839 75.0 71.6-78.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 786 76 7.0 5.3- 9.2 105 17.0 12.9-22.2 130 16.1 12.8-20.1 475 59.9 54.6-64.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,081 95 3.2 2.4- 4.1 164 5.4 4.3- 6.6 145 5.3 4.2- 6.6 1,677 86.2 84.2-87.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,133 79 3.6 2.6- 5.0 131 5.3 4.2- 6.5 117 4.9 3.6- 6.8 1,806 86.2 83.9-88.2
College Graduate 2,283 72 2.3 1.7- 3.2 87 2.9 2.2- 3.7 52 1.8 1.3- 2.5 2,072 93.0 91.7-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 768 63 6.1 4.4- 8.2 127 15.8 12.0-20.6 168 21.0 17.2-25.4 410 57.1 51.2-62.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,063 69 4.7 3.5- 6.3 102 8.5 6.6-10.9 87 8.0 5.9-10.8 805 78.8 75.1-82.0
$25,000- 34,999 734 39 6.3 3.8-10.3 58 7.0 5.1- 9.4 36 4.8 3.3- 7.1 601 81.9 77.6-85.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,026 33 2.2 1.4- 3.4 50 4.7 3.3- 6.6 34 3.6 2.4- 5.5 909 89.5 86.9-91.6
$50,000-74,999 1,043 29 2.9 1.8- 4.7 39 2.9 2.0- 4.2 18 1.4 0.8- 2.3 957 92.8 90.7-94.5
$75,000+ 1,505 34 1.5 1.0- 2.3 30 1.6 1.0- 2.4 12 0.8 0.4- 1.6 1,429 96.1 94.9-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 139 12 5.6 2.5-12.1 8 6.9 3.2-14.3 5 3.5 1.2- 9.6 114 83.9 75.1-90.0
Non-Veteran 7,159 311 3.3 2.8- 3.9 481 5.4 4.8- 6.2 441 5.0 4.3- 5.8 5,926 86.2 85.1-87.3

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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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