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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,251 577 3.6 3.1- 4.2 857 5.5 4.9- 6.1 797 5.3 4.7- 6.0 10,020 85.5 84.5-86.5
-Alamance County 329 16 3.3 1.8- 5.9 23 4.6 2.8- 7.4 19 3.9 2.3- 6.5 271 88.2 83.9-91.5
GENDER
Male 114 4 2.4 0.8- 7.0 6 3.2 1.3- 7.8 7 4.1 1.8- 9.0 97 90.3 83.6-94.4
Female 215 12 3.9 1.9- 7.9 17 5.6 3.1- 9.9 12 3.8 1.9- 7.3 174 86.7 80.5-91.2
RACE
White 273 13 2.7 1.4- 5.1 16 3.6 2.0- 6.4 14 3.0 1.6- 5.4 230 90.7 86.5-93.6
Other 54 3 5.4 1.6-16.4 7 8.1 3.4-18.1 5 7.3 2.9-17.1 39 79.3 65.6-88.4
AGE
18-44 74 2 1.7 0.4- 7.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 71 97.7 92.4-99.3
45+ 254 13 4.5 2.4- 8.2 23 8.6 5.4-13.4 18 6.8 4.1-11.2 200 80.0 73.9-85.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 8 4.7 2.1-10.5 17 7.2 4.2-12.0 11 5.5 2.8-10.4 113 82.6 75.1-88.3
Some College + 180 8 2.2 1.0- 4.8 6 2.7 1.0- 7.1 8 2.8 1.2- 6.1 158 92.3 87.1-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 10 4.3 1.9- 9.4 16 6.9 3.7-12.4 15 5.7 3.1-10.4 136 83.1 75.0-88.9
$50,000+ 112 3 1.7 0.5- 5.6 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 2 1.5 0.3- 5.9 105 96.3 91.6-98.4

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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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