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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 416 292 71.9 66.5-76.7 124 28.1 23.3-33.5
GENDER
Male 176 127 73.8 66.0-80.3 49 26.2 19.7-34.0
Female 240 165 69.9 62.3-76.5 75 30.1 23.5-37.7
RACE
White 326 231 74.4 68.9-79.1 95 25.6 20.9-31.1
Other 90 61 65.7 52.8-76.6 29 34.3 23.4-47.2
AGE
40-44 58 45 77.2 63.0-87.1 13 22.8 12.9-37.0
45+ 352 243 70.4 64.4-75.7 109 29.6 24.3-35.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 57 60.0 47.3-71.4 35 40.0 28.6-52.7
Some College + 323 235 75.7 70.1-80.6 88 24.3 19.4-29.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 84 49.8 40.1-59.5 66 50.2 40.5-59.9
$50,000+ 216 171 82.5 76.5-87.3 45 17.5 12.7-23.5

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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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