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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past month Within the past year Within the past 2 years 2 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,126 949 8.4 7.7- 9.1 4,574 42.9 41.6-44.1 1,516 14.5 13.6-15.4 2,371 25.3 24.2-26.5 716 9.0 8.2- 9.8
-Randolph County 240 19 5.9 3.6- 9.6 116 46.0 38.8-53.3 38 17.0 12.2-23.2 53 23.7 17.9-30.8 14 7.4 4.2-12.8
GENDER
Male 87 9 6.9 3.2-14.1 32 38.0 27.0-50.4 17 20.9 12.7-32.4 24 28.2 18.4-40.5 5 6.0 2.4-14.4
Female 153 10 5.1 2.6- 9.7 84 52.2 43.3-61.0 21 13.9 8.9-21.0 29 20.3 13.9-28.7 9 8.5 4.1-16.8
RACE
White 225 19 6.5 3.9-10.5 107 45.4 38.1-52.9 38 18.6 13.4-25.3 48 21.9 16.2-29.0 13 7.5 4.2-13.3
Other 15 0 0.0 . - . 9 51.4 24.6-77.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 42.2 17.9-71.0 1 6.4 0.9-34.8
AGE
40-44 27 1 2.9 0.4-18.1 12 34.3 18.9-53.9 2 11.2 2.9-35.0 5 26.2 11.0-50.7 7 25.4 11.9-46.2
45+ 213 18 6.6 3.9-10.9 104 48.7 41.2-56.3 36 18.3 13.2-25.0 48 23.2 17.4-30.1 7 3.2 1.4- 7.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 7 3.0 1.4- 6.5 58 40.7 31.3-50.9 20 18.6 11.8-28.0 34 29.7 20.8-40.4 9 8.0 3.8-16.4
Some College + 112 12 9.2 4.9-16.6 58 52.1 41.8-62.2 18 15.1 9.2-23.9 19 16.9 10.5-25.8 5 6.7 2.8-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 10 4.2 2.1- 8.3 69 42.4 33.3-52.0 23 16.9 11.0-25.1 35 28.5 20.1-38.7 9 8.0 3.8-16.0
$50,000+ 59 7 10.2 4.6-21.3 30 50.8 37.0-64.4 10 19.6 10.3-34.1 7 9.8 4.6-19.7 5 9.7 4.0-21.8

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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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