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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

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

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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
-New Hanover County 305 177 59.0 52.6-65.2 128 41.0 34.8-47.4
GENDER
Male 116 74 63.0 52.4-72.4 42 37.0 27.6-47.6
Female 189 103 55.8 47.6-63.7 86 44.2 36.3-52.4
RACE
White 265 150 57.6 50.7-64.3 115 42.4 35.7-49.3
Other 38 27 69.2 49.0-84.0 11 30.8 16.0-51.0
AGE
40-44 28 18 65.3 43.7-82.1 10 34.7 17.9-56.3
45+ 275 157 57.7 50.9-64.2 118 42.3 35.8-49.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 56 64.6 52.7-74.9 34 35.4 25.1-47.3
Some College + 214 120 56.8 49.0-64.2 94 43.2 35.8-51.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 135 73 52.7 42.8-62.5 62 47.3 37.5-57.2
$50,000+ 127 80 63.6 53.7-72.4 47 36.4 27.6-46.3

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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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