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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,777 4,264 21.3 20.4-22.2 11,513 78.7 77.8-79.6
-New Hanover County 370 100 22.1 17.3-27.7 270 77.9 72.3-82.7
GENDER
Male 146 43 23.9 16.5-33.4 103 76.1 66.6-83.5
Female 224 57 20.1 14.8-26.6 167 79.9 73.4-85.2
RACE
White 319 90 24.9 19.5-31.3 229 75.1 68.7-80.5
Other 48 8 8.8 3.7-19.6 40 91.2 80.4-96.3
AGE
18-44 82 11 14.3 7.5-25.6 71 85.7 74.4-92.5
45+ 286 89 27.6 21.9-34.3 197 72.4 65.7-78.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 27 18.0 10.8-28.6 76 82.0 71.4-89.2
Some College + 266 72 23.6 17.9-30.4 194 76.4 69.6-82.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 51 25.5 17.5-35.5 111 74.5 64.5-82.5
$50,000+ 161 34 19.6 13.6-27.4 127 80.4 72.6-86.4

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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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