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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-WHITE MALES

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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 MALES 4,614 253 4.9 4.1- 5.9 311 4.8 4.1- 5.6 363 5.9 5.1- 6.8 3,687 84.4 83.0-85.7
AGE
18-24 119 8 6.3 2.9-13.2 5 3.1 1.2- 7.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 105 89.6 82.2-94.2
25-34 373 14 4.2 2.3- 7.7 11 2.3 1.2- 4.5 3 1.4 0.3- 7.1 345 92.0 87.5-95.0
35-44 683 21 3.1 1.9- 5.0 23 2.4 1.5- 3.9 29 3.9 2.5- 6.1 610 90.6 87.8-92.8
45-54 912 43 4.1 2.9- 5.9 56 5.3 3.8- 7.2 84 8.7 6.8-11.2 729 81.9 78.7-84.6
55-64 1,106 66 6.0 4.5- 8.0 95 7.8 6.1-10.0 138 11.7 9.6-14.2 807 74.5 71.2-77.5
65-74 843 40 4.1 2.8- 5.9 71 7.6 5.8- 9.9 47 5.1 3.7- 7.0 685 83.2 80.1-85.8
75+ 563 60 10.3 7.7-13.6 50 7.9 5.8-10.8 61 9.5 7.0-12.7 392 72.3 67.8-76.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 527 55 9.4 6.2-14.0 61 10.2 7.0-14.7 98 15.7 11.5-21.1 313 64.7 58.1-70.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,315 76 5.2 3.7- 7.2 89 5.1 3.9- 6.7 131 7.5 5.9- 9.5 1,019 82.2 79.3-84.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,104 67 5.9 4.1- 8.4 89 4.8 3.6- 6.2 74 4.4 3.3- 6.0 874 84.9 81.9-87.5
College Graduate 1,662 54 2.7 1.9- 3.7 72 3.1 2.3- 4.1 60 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,476 91.4 89.7-92.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 308 33 13.1 8.3-20.2 56 14.9 10.6-20.4 93 25.5 19.4-32.8 126 46.5 38.3-54.9
$15,000- 24,999 602 49 6.9 4.7-10.0 56 8.1 5.5-11.7 101 16.3 12.6-20.8 396 68.8 63.1-73.9
$25,000- 34,999 461 45 12.6 8.3-18.7 47 6.6 4.5- 9.6 45 6.7 4.7- 9.5 324 74.0 67.7-79.5
$35,000- 49,999 706 30 3.8 2.1- 6.7 41 4.6 3.1- 6.9 32 4.0 2.5- 6.3 603 87.6 84.0-90.6
$50,000-74,999 829 26 2.6 1.6- 4.2 47 3.9 2.8- 5.6 30 3.0 1.9- 4.6 726 90.5 88.0-92.5
$75,000+ 1,316 40 2.9 1.8- 4.6 32 1.8 1.2- 2.7 24 1.3 0.8- 2.0 1,220 94.0 92.2-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,797 116 6.2 5.0- 7.9 179 7.8 6.6- 9.3 159 7.5 6.1- 9.1 1,343 78.5 76.0-80.7
Non-Veteran 2,813 137 4.3 3.4- 5.6 132 3.6 2.8- 4.5 204 5.2 4.3- 6.4 2,340 86.9 85.1-88.4

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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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