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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 2,269 13.0 12.2-13.9 13,007 87.0 86.1-87.8
-New Hanover County 364 47 12.5 8.4-18.0 317 87.5 82.0-91.6
GENDER
Male 141 13 11.1 5.3-21.6 128 88.9 78.4-94.7
Female 223 34 13.9 9.3-20.1 189 86.1 79.9-90.7
RACE
White 316 42 12.6 8.6-18.0 274 87.4 82.0-91.4
Other 46 4 11.8 2.9-37.5 42 88.2 62.5-97.1
AGE
18-44 79 8 14.7 7.0-28.3 71 85.3 71.7-93.0
45+ 284 39 11.0 7.7-15.5 245 89.0 84.5-92.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 19 21.9 11.7-37.2 81 78.1 62.8-88.3
Some College + 263 28 9.0 5.5-14.3 235 91.0 85.7-94.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 28 20.5 12.4-32.0 131 79.5 68.0-87.6
$50,000+ 158 14 6.3 3.5-11.1 144 93.7 88.9-96.5

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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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