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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,154 1,077 9.4 8.7-10.2 755 6.3 5.7- 6.9 9,322 84.3 83.4-85.2
-Pitt County 272 30 8.0 5.4-11.7 13 5.2 2.8- 9.6 229 86.8 81.7-90.6
GENDER
Male 81 7 4.8 2.1-10.6 4 7.3 2.6-18.7 70 87.9 77.2-93.9
Female 191 23 10.0 6.4-15.2 9 4.0 2.0- 7.7 159 86.1 80.3-90.4
RACE
White 192 21 8.2 5.1-12.9 9 5.7 2.7-11.7 162 86.1 79.7-90.7
Other 77 8 7.2 3.3-14.8 4 4.3 1.5-11.7 65 88.6 79.5-93.9
AGE
45+ 272 30 8.0 5.4-11.7 13 5.2 2.8- 9.6 229 86.8 81.7-90.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 14 9.4 5.2-16.3 5 6.6 2.4-17.1 93 84.0 74.1-90.6
Some College + 158 16 7.2 4.1-12.1 7 3.5 1.6- 7.4 135 89.4 83.8-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 19 9.6 5.8-15.7 7 6.5 2.6-15.0 115 83.9 75.4-89.8
$50,000+ 102 9 6.4 3.2-12.6 3 2.4 0.8- 7.2 90 91.2 84.5-95.2

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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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