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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-Onslow County 395 15 4.2 1.9- 8.9 32 5.7 3.7- 8.7 28 5.0 3.2- 7.5 320 85.1 80.3-89.0
GENDER
Male 162 8 6.5 2.4-16.4 15 6.5 3.6-11.6 16 6.3 3.5-11.0 123 80.7 71.9-87.3
Female 233 7 2.0 0.9- 4.4 17 4.9 2.7- 8.9 12 3.7 2.0- 6.9 197 89.4 84.6-92.8
RACE
White 305 11 4.1 1.5-10.7 27 6.9 4.3-10.8 20 4.5 2.7- 7.5 247 84.4 78.4-89.0
Other 85 4 4.6 1.6-13.0 5 2.6 1.0- 6.7 8 6.7 3.0-14.2 68 86.1 76.5-92.1
AGE
18-44 146 4 4.3 1.3-13.4 6 3.8 1.6- 8.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.9 132 90.3 82.4-94.9
45+ 249 11 4.0 2.0- 7.5 26 8.6 5.6-13.1 24 10.0 6.5-15.3 188 77.4 71.1-82.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 7 6.2 1.9-18.3 20 9.3 5.4-15.5 10 4.9 2.4- 9.8 129 79.6 69.7-86.9
Some College + 229 8 2.8 1.2- 6.2 12 3.3 1.6- 6.5 18 5.0 3.0- 8.4 191 88.9 84.2-92.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 11 7.5 3.2-16.7 17 5.0 2.7- 8.9 19 6.7 4.0-11.1 149 80.8 72.4-87.1
$50,000+ 151 3 0.8 0.2- 3.1 8 5.3 2.5-10.9 5 2.5 0.9- 7.0 135 91.4 85.2-95.1

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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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