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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 305 15 4.4 2.5- 7.7 290 95.6 92.3-97.5
GENDER
Male 95 4 2.1 0.7- 5.9 91 97.9 94.1-99.3
Female 210 11 6.1 3.2-11.3 199 93.9 88.7-96.8
RACE
White 217 11 4.4 2.2- 8.4 206 95.6 91.6-97.8
Other 84 4 4.7 1.6-12.7 80 95.3 87.3-98.4
AGE
40-44 35 1 1.1 0.2- 7.8 34 98.9 92.2-99.8
45+ 270 14 5.1 2.8- 9.0 256 94.9 91.0-97.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 116 9 7.1 3.3-14.5 107 92.9 85.5-96.7
Some College + 187 6 2.8 1.2- 6.6 181 97.2 93.4-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 9 6.4 3.1-12.7 148 93.6 87.3-96.9
$50,000+ 119 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 117 98.5 94.1-99.6

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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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