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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,777 4,264 21.3 20.4-22.2 11,513 78.7 77.8-79.6
-Wake County 586 107 14.5 11.5-18.1 479 85.5 81.9-88.5
GENDER
Male 242 42 15.0 10.5-21.0 200 85.0 79.0-89.5
Female 344 65 14.0 10.5-18.5 279 86.0 81.5-89.5
RACE
White 434 87 17.0 13.2-21.5 347 83.0 78.5-86.8
Other 151 20 9.8 5.7-16.4 131 90.2 83.6-94.3
AGE
18-44 205 19 7.8 4.6-12.9 186 92.2 87.1-95.4
45+ 375 87 22.2 17.6-27.6 288 77.8 72.4-82.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 29 15.2 9.4-23.5 111 84.8 76.5-90.6
Some College + 445 78 14.2 11.0-18.3 367 85.8 81.7-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 46 18.2 12.7-25.5 167 81.8 74.5-87.3
$50,000+ 311 50 12.3 9.1-16.5 261 87.7 83.5-90.9

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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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