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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 569 42 7.6 5.2-11.0 527 92.4 89.0-94.8
GENDER
Male 235 20 9.5 5.6-15.9 215 90.5 84.1-94.4
Female 334 22 5.7 3.5- 9.4 312 94.3 90.6-96.5
RACE
White 426 27 6.6 3.9-10.8 399 93.4 89.2-96.1
Other 142 15 9.9 5.5-17.1 127 90.1 82.9-94.5
AGE
18-44 196 12 6.8 3.4-13.0 184 93.2 87.0-96.6
45+ 367 30 8.6 5.7-12.8 337 91.4 87.2-94.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 19 15.9 9.3-25.8 116 84.1 74.2-90.7
Some College + 433 23 4.4 2.6- 7.3 410 95.6 92.7-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 28 12.9 8.2-19.5 178 87.1 80.5-91.8
$50,000+ 302 7 2.8 1.1- 7.3 295 97.2 92.7-98.9

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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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