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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,154 1,077 9.4 8.7-10.2 755 6.3 5.7- 6.9 9,322 84.3 83.4-85.2
-Wayne County 316 30 8.6 5.7-12.8 14 4.9 2.8- 8.6 272 86.5 81.6-90.2
GENDER
Male 102 11 8.5 4.3-15.8 5 5.6 2.3-13.1 86 86.0 77.2-91.7
Female 214 19 8.7 5.1-14.4 9 4.5 2.2- 9.0 186 86.9 80.5-91.3
RACE
White 208 21 9.3 5.6-15.1 8 3.5 1.6- 7.5 179 87.2 81.0-91.6
Other 108 9 7.4 3.7-14.2 6 7.3 3.2-15.8 93 85.3 76.2-91.3
AGE
45+ 316 30 8.6 5.7-12.8 14 4.9 2.8- 8.6 272 86.5 81.6-90.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 19 10.2 6.0-16.8 8 4.5 2.1- 9.2 144 85.3 78.2-90.4
Some College + 145 11 6.8 3.5-12.7 6 5.4 2.3-12.2 128 87.8 80.3-92.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 176 23 11.9 7.5-18.3 9 6.4 3.2-12.4 144 81.7 74.3-87.4
$50,000+ 92 4 3.4 1.2- 8.9 1 1.7 0.2-10.9 87 94.9 87.8-98.0

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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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