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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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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 MALES 3,719 2,134 60.5 58.5-62.4 1,585 39.5 37.6-41.5
AGE
40-44 346 214 62.5 56.3-68.2 132 37.5 31.8-43.7
45-54 883 554 65.8 61.8-69.6 329 34.2 30.4-38.2
55-64 1,092 642 60.5 57.0-64.0 450 39.5 36.0-43.0
65-74 823 415 51.1 47.0-55.1 408 48.9 44.9-53.0
75+ 560 300 55.2 50.2-60.1 260 44.8 39.9-49.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 466 233 51.3 45.5-57.0 233 48.7 43.0-54.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,050 561 57.1 53.2-60.9 489 42.9 39.1-46.8
Some Post-H.S. 876 528 61.6 57.5-65.6 348 38.4 34.4-42.5
College Graduate 1,322 809 64.7 61.5-67.8 513 35.3 32.2-38.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 275 100 36.8 29.5-44.8 175 63.2 55.2-70.5
$15,000- 24,999 511 221 41.3 36.1-46.8 290 58.7 53.2-63.9
$25,000- 34,999 376 188 48.3 41.9-54.6 188 51.7 45.4-58.1
$35,000- 49,999 569 312 55.6 50.6-60.6 257 44.4 39.4-49.4
$50,000-74,999 634 403 65.0 60.3-69.5 231 35.0 30.5-39.7
$75,000+ 1,035 720 72.3 68.8-75.5 315 27.7 24.5-31.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,482 789 55.4 52.1-58.6 693 44.6 41.4-47.9
No 2,197 1,325 63.5 60.9-66.0 872 36.5 34.0-39.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,644 939 58.2 55.1-61.2 705 41.8 38.8-44.9
Non-Veteran 2,072 1,194 61.9 59.3-64.5 878 38.1 35.5-40.7

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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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