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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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 11,971 6,988 60.6 59.4-61.8 4,983 39.4 38.2-40.6
-Union County 300 189 63.6 56.6-70.0 111 36.4 30.0-43.4
GENDER
Male 111 74 63.8 52.3-73.9 37 36.2 26.1-47.7
Female 189 115 63.4 55.2-70.8 74 36.6 29.2-44.8
RACE
White 260 168 65.8 58.3-72.5 92 34.2 27.5-41.7
Other 39 20 53.0 35.2-70.2 19 47.0 29.8-64.8
AGE
40-44 40 30 70.2 51.3-84.1 10 29.8 15.9-48.7
45+ 255 156 61.6 54.1-68.6 99 38.4 31.4-45.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 65 60.2 49.0-70.3 49 39.8 29.7-51.0
Some College + 185 123 65.3 56.2-73.3 62 34.7 26.7-43.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 123 68 56.0 45.1-66.4 55 44.0 33.6-54.9
$50,000+ 129 93 69.4 58.7-78.3 36 30.6 21.7-41.3

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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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