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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,777 4,264 21.3 20.4-22.2 11,513 78.7 77.8-79.6
-WHITES 12,246 3,443 22.8 21.8-23.9 8,803 77.2 76.1-78.2
GENDER
Males 4,752 1,273 21.2 19.7-22.8 3,479 78.8 77.2-80.3
Females 7,494 2,170 24.3 22.9-25.7 5,324 75.7 74.3-77.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 37 24.3 15.9-35.3 76 75.7 64.7-84.1
Non-Hispanic 12,110 3,398 22.8 21.8-23.9 8,712 77.2 76.1-78.2
AGE
18-24 269 33 11.2 7.3-16.9 236 88.8 83.1-92.7
25-34 983 123 12.6 10.1-15.6 860 87.4 84.4-89.9
35-44 1,761 295 15.6 13.7-17.8 1,466 84.4 82.2-86.3
45-54 2,347 610 24.9 22.8-27.1 1,737 75.1 72.9-77.2
55-64 2,760 945 33.1 31.0-35.4 1,815 66.9 64.6-69.0
65-74 2,289 742 31.1 28.8-33.4 1,547 68.9 66.6-71.2
75+ 1,764 679 38.3 35.5-41.2 1,085 61.7 58.8-64.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,385 597 39.1 35.3-43.0 788 60.9 57.0-64.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,517 1,027 23.7 21.7-26.0 2,490 76.3 74.0-78.3
Some Post-H.S. 3,303 967 23.9 21.9-26.0 2,336 76.1 74.0-78.1
College Graduate 4,018 846 16.7 15.3-18.2 3,172 83.3 81.8-84.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,125 607 50.9 46.1-55.8 518 49.1 44.2-53.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,710 689 35.3 32.0-38.7 1,021 64.7 61.3-68.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,229 384 27.4 24.0-31.2 845 72.6 68.8-76.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,768 443 21.3 18.8-23.9 1,325 78.7 76.1-81.2
$50,000-74,999 1,896 397 17.8 15.7-20.0 1,499 82.2 80.0-84.3
$75,000+ 2,876 443 13.0 11.6-14.6 2,433 87.0 85.4-88.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,983 633 27.9 25.4-30.5 1,350 72.1 69.5-74.6
Non-Veteran 10,259 2,809 22.0 20.8-23.1 7,450 78.0 76.9-79.2

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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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