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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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
-Randolph County 304 16 4.1 2.2- 7.6 288 95.9 92.4-97.8
GENDER
Male 103 5 5.4 1.9-14.3 98 94.6 85.7-98.1
Female 201 11 3.3 1.7- 6.1 190 96.7 93.9-98.3
RACE
White 285 14 3.5 1.8- 6.5 271 96.5 93.5-98.2
Other 19 2 11.1 2.0-43.1 17 88.9 56.9-98.0
AGE
40-44 31 0 0.0 . - . 31 100 . - .
45+ 273 16 5.0 2.7- 9.1 257 95.0 90.9-97.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 8 2.9 1.3- 5.9 163 97.1 94.1-98.7
Some College + 133 8 5.8 2.4-13.6 125 94.2 86.4-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 12 5.7 2.7-11.5 171 94.3 88.5-97.3
$50,000+ 70 3 2.7 0.8- 8.8 67 97.3 91.2-99.2

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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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