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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,238 826 4.6 4.1- 5.1 1,050 5.4 5.0- 6.0 1,093 5.3 4.9- 5.8 12,269 84.7 83.9-85.4
-Robeson County 369 32 6.9 4.4-10.9 32 5.6 3.7- 8.4 49 9.1 6.5-12.8 256 78.3 72.6-83.1
GENDER
Male 127 13 7.0 3.2-14.4 10 4.6 2.2- 9.5 17 8.5 4.7-14.8 87 79.9 70.0-87.2
Female 242 19 6.9 4.0-11.7 22 6.5 4.1-10.3 32 9.8 6.5-14.4 169 76.8 70.4-82.2
RACE
White 119 8 5.0 2.2-11.2 14 8.6 4.2-17.0 10 4.6 2.1- 9.9 87 81.7 69.9-89.6
Other 248 24 7.8 4.6-13.1 18 4.3 2.6- 7.2 39 11.2 7.7-15.9 167 76.6 70.2-82.1
AGE
18-44 120 8 4.3 2.0- 9.3 6 2.2 0.8- 6.0 7 4.3 1.9- 9.6 99 89.1 82.1-93.6
45+ 246 24 10.1 5.9-16.9 26 9.7 6.4-14.5 42 15.1 10.9-20.6 154 65.1 57.7-71.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 23 8.2 4.6-14.1 23 6.0 3.7- 9.7 37 10.8 7.1-16.0 148 75.0 66.8-81.8
Some College + 138 9 4.5 2.2- 9.1 9 4.8 2.2-10.3 12 6.0 3.1-11.3 108 84.6 77.3-89.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 255 23 7.4 4.2-12.8 28 7.2 4.7-10.7 36 10.5 7.2-15.1 168 74.9 68.3-80.6
$50,000+ 62 4 4.9 1.7-13.5 3 4.6 1.3-15.4 3 4.1 1.1-13.8 52 86.3 74.3-93.2

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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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