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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,384 5,889 31.7 30.6-32.8 9,495 68.3 67.2-69.4
-Rowan County 433 187 40.2 33.6-47.1 246 59.8 52.9-66.4
GENDER
Male 173 74 38.8 28.6-50.1 99 61.2 49.9-71.4
Female 260 113 41.7 34.5-49.2 147 58.3 50.8-65.5
RACE
White 352 150 37.8 31.9-44.2 202 62.2 55.8-68.1
Other 79 36 44.9 29.7-61.2 43 55.1 38.8-70.3
AGE
18-44 95 27 33.3 21.5-47.6 68 66.7 52.4-78.5
45+ 335 160 45.8 39.5-52.3 175 54.2 47.7-60.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 220 109 47.4 37.4-57.6 111 52.6 42.4-62.6
Some College + 213 78 31.8 24.6-40.0 135 68.2 60.0-75.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 242 123 49.4 39.8-59.0 119 50.6 41.0-60.2
$50,000+ 131 39 24.0 16.8-33.0 92 76.0 67.0-83.2

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*Data for this table were derived from BRFSS Core Questions and NC State-Added questions

^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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