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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 569 145 20.8 17.2-25.1 424 79.2 74.9-82.8
GENDER
Male 234 59 22.4 16.7-29.4 175 77.6 70.6-83.3
Female 335 86 19.4 15.0-24.5 249 80.6 75.5-85.0
RACE
White 426 111 22.0 17.6-27.1 315 78.0 72.9-82.4
Other 142 34 18.9 12.8-27.2 108 81.1 72.8-87.2
AGE
18-44 196 27 11.9 7.6-18.2 169 88.1 81.8-92.4
45+ 367 117 30.8 25.5-36.7 250 69.2 63.3-74.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 49 28.6 20.3-38.7 86 71.4 61.3-79.7
Some College + 433 96 17.8 14.1-22.3 337 82.2 77.7-85.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 207 69 27.2 20.4-35.3 138 72.8 64.7-79.6
$50,000+ 302 59 16.3 12.1-21.5 243 83.7 78.5-87.9

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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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