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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,825 1,784 7.8 7.3- 8.3 14,041 92.2 91.7-92.7
-Randolph County 401 37 5.6 3.9- 8.1 364 94.4 91.9-96.1
GENDER
Male 140 10 4.3 2.1- 8.3 130 95.7 91.7-97.9
Female 261 27 6.7 4.3-10.2 234 93.3 89.8-95.7
RACE
White 360 33 5.9 4.0- 8.7 327 94.1 91.3-96.0
Other 39 4 4.1 1.3-12.7 35 95.9 87.3-98.7
AGE
18-44 114 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 113 99.4 95.9-99.9
45+ 285 35 10.9 7.6-15.4 250 89.1 84.6-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 22 6.2 3.8- 9.8 201 93.8 90.2-96.2
Some College + 177 15 4.9 2.7- 8.7 162 95.1 91.3-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 29 6.8 4.5-10.1 209 93.2 89.9-95.5
$50,000+ 98 4 4.0 1.4-10.9 94 96.0 89.1-98.6

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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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