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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 2,269 13.0 12.2-13.9 13,007 87.0 86.1-87.8
-WHITES 11,928 1,657 12.1 11.3-13.0 10,271 87.9 87.0-88.7
GENDER
Males 4,621 609 11.6 10.3-13.0 4,012 88.4 87.0-89.7
Females 7,307 1,048 12.7 11.5-13.9 6,259 87.3 86.1-88.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 106 21 16.1 8.0-29.9 85 83.9 70.1-92.0
Non-Hispanic 11,800 1,627 12.1 11.2-13.0 10,173 87.9 87.0-88.8
AGE
18-24 264 38 13.7 9.3-19.7 226 86.3 80.3-90.7
25-34 957 89 9.1 6.9-11.8 868 90.9 88.2-93.1
35-44 1,710 147 8.1 6.7- 9.8 1,563 91.9 90.2-93.3
45-54 2,287 300 12.1 10.5-13.8 1,987 87.9 86.2-89.5
55-64 2,703 412 14.3 12.8-16.0 2,291 85.7 84.0-87.2
65-74 2,244 290 12.3 10.8-14.1 1,954 87.7 85.9-89.2
75+ 1,697 373 21.1 18.8-23.6 1,324 78.9 76.4-81.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,330 414 32.7 28.7-36.9 916 67.3 63.1-71.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,389 554 14.4 12.6-16.4 2,835 85.6 83.6-87.4
Some Post-H.S. 3,237 403 11.2 9.7-13.0 2,834 88.8 87.0-90.3
College Graduate 3,952 284 5.6 4.8- 6.5 3,668 94.4 93.5-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,086 355 33.4 29.0-38.1 731 66.6 61.9-71.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,671 386 21.9 19.2-24.8 1,285 78.1 75.2-80.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,193 185 17.1 14.2-20.4 1,008 82.9 79.6-85.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,729 174 9.3 7.6-11.3 1,555 90.7 88.7-92.4
$50,000-74,999 1,869 143 6.5 5.3- 7.9 1,726 93.5 92.1-94.7
$75,000+ 2,825 131 5.0 3.7- 6.8 2,694 95.0 93.2-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,935 268 11.4 9.8-13.2 1,667 88.6 86.8-90.2
Non-Veteran 9,989 1,389 12.3 11.3-13.3 8,600 87.7 86.7-88.7

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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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