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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,364 2,834 32.7 31.2-34.3 4,530 67.3 65.7-68.8
AGE
18-24 148 40 25.5 17.3-36.1 108 74.5 63.9-82.7
25-34 585 117 19.3 15.6-23.5 468 80.7 76.5-84.4
35-44 1,032 242 22.7 19.7-26.0 790 77.3 74.0-80.3
45-54 1,380 451 31.6 28.6-34.7 929 68.4 65.3-71.4
55-64 1,601 660 39.5 36.6-42.6 941 60.5 57.4-63.4
65-74 1,410 626 43.6 40.4-46.8 784 56.4 53.2-59.6
75+ 1,157 681 58.9 55.3-62.4 476 41.1 37.6-44.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 810 515 61.9 56.8-66.8 295 38.1 33.2-43.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,108 893 36.8 33.4-40.3 1,215 63.2 59.7-66.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,141 789 32.3 29.5-35.2 1,352 67.7 64.8-70.5
College Graduate 2,290 631 22.0 20.0-24.3 1,659 78.0 75.7-80.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 783 520 63.4 56.6-69.7 263 36.6 30.3-43.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,080 566 46.2 41.4-51.0 514 53.8 49.0-58.6
$25,000- 34,999 738 289 35.6 31.2-40.3 449 64.4 59.7-68.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,026 338 28.7 25.0-32.6 688 71.3 67.4-75.0
$50,000-74,999 1,040 285 24.6 21.4-28.1 755 75.4 71.9-78.6
$75,000+ 1,510 313 19.3 16.5-22.5 1,197 80.7 77.5-83.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 138 53 33.0 24.1-43.3 85 67.0 56.7-75.9
Non-Veteran 7,226 2,781 32.7 31.1-34.3 4,445 67.3 65.7-68.9

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions (2) and NC State-Added questions (2)

^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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