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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,475 4,605 31.1 29.7-32.5 7,870 68.9 67.5-70.3
-Buncombe County 380 137 30.6 25.3-36.5 243 69.4 63.5-74.7
GENDER
Male 136 47 29.4 21.3-39.1 89 70.6 60.9-78.7
Female 244 90 31.6 25.1-39.0 154 68.4 61.0-74.9
RACE
White 348 128 32.0 26.4-38.2 220 68.0 61.8-73.6
Other 29 7 15.2 6.1-33.3 22 84.8 66.7-93.9
AGE
18-44 100 23 23.0 14.9-33.8 77 77.0 66.2-85.1
45+ 279 114 37.6 31.6-43.9 165 62.4 56.1-68.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 44 27.4 19.1-37.7 67 72.6 62.3-80.9
Some College + 266 91 30.9 24.7-37.8 175 69.1 62.2-75.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 78 33.6 26.0-42.2 101 66.4 57.8-74.0
$50,000+ 155 36 25.6 18.0-35.0 119 74.4 65.0-82.0

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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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