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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-New Hanover County 361 130 32.2 26.1-39.0 231 67.8 61.0-73.9
GENDER
Male 140 50 33.4 23.7-44.7 90 66.6 55.3-76.3
Female 221 80 31.0 24.2-38.7 141 69.0 61.3-75.8
RACE
White 316 114 32.7 26.5-39.7 202 67.3 60.3-73.5
Other 43 14 28.4 13.1-51.0 29 71.6 49.0-86.9
AGE
18-44 79 18 28.7 17.8-42.7 61 71.3 57.3-82.2
45+ 281 112 34.7 28.1-41.8 169 65.3 58.2-71.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 97 40 36.4 23.5-51.7 57 63.6 48.3-76.5
Some College + 263 89 30.6 23.9-38.1 174 69.4 61.9-76.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 68 38.8 28.2-50.6 90 61.2 49.4-71.8
$50,000+ 158 43 26.3 19.1-35.0 115 73.7 65.0-80.9

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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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