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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,276 2,269 13.0 12.2-13.9 13,007 87.0 86.1-87.8
-Rowan County 429 70 15.8 11.4-21.4 359 84.2 78.6-88.6
GENDER
Male 171 21 11.1 5.5-21.1 150 88.9 78.9-94.5
Female 258 49 21.0 15.5-27.8 209 79.0 72.2-84.5
RACE
White 348 56 15.3 11.4-20.2 292 84.7 79.8-88.6
Other 79 13 15.9 7.0-32.3 66 84.1 67.7-93.0
AGE
18-44 95 10 11.6 5.0-24.6 85 88.4 75.4-95.0
45+ 331 60 19.1 14.6-24.6 271 80.9 75.4-85.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 217 40 19.5 12.5-29.0 177 80.5 71.0-87.5
Some College + 212 30 11.4 7.5-16.9 182 88.6 83.1-92.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 46 19.6 12.9-28.7 192 80.4 71.3-87.1
$50,000+ 131 12 7.8 4.1-14.3 119 92.2 85.7-95.9

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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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