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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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 12,231 684 4.8 4.4- 5.3 11,547 95.2 94.7-95.6
-Onslow County 282 23 7.2 4.5-11.1 259 92.8 88.9-95.5
GENDER
Male 122 8 5.7 2.5-12.3 114 94.3 87.7-97.5
Female 160 15 8.7 5.1-14.5 145 91.3 85.5-94.9
RACE
White 217 14 4.9 2.8- 8.6 203 95.1 91.4-97.2
Other 62 9 14.5 7.1-27.4 53 85.5 72.6-92.9
AGE
40-44 34 2 3.3 0.8-12.5 32 96.7 87.5-99.2
45+ 248 21 8.1 5.0-12.8 227 91.9 87.2-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 133 18 11.2 6.6-18.4 115 88.8 81.6-93.4
Some College + 149 5 3.4 1.3- 8.2 144 96.6 91.8-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 12 8.0 4.1-15.2 122 92.0 84.8-95.9
$50,000+ 108 7 5.2 2.4-10.9 101 94.8 89.1-97.6

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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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