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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Disability

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,291 1,785 13.4 12.4-14.6 10,506 86.6 85.4-87.6
-Buncombe County 375 54 11.7 8.5-15.9 321 88.3 84.1-91.5
GENDER
Male 136 20 11.0 6.5-17.9 116 89.0 82.1-93.5
Female 239 34 12.3 8.3-17.9 205 87.7 82.1-91.7
RACE
White 344 51 12.3 8.9-16.8 293 87.7 83.2-91.1
Other 28 3 6.5 1.6-22.6 25 93.5 77.4-98.4
AGE
18-44 100 10 9.0 4.7-16.8 90 91.0 83.2-95.3
45+ 274 44 14.2 10.3-19.1 230 85.8 80.9-89.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 24 15.4 9.2-24.5 86 84.6 75.5-90.8
Some College + 262 30 10.4 6.9-15.4 232 89.6 84.6-93.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 37 17.2 11.7-24.5 141 82.8 75.5-88.3
$50,000+ 153 10 7.1 3.6-13.7 143 92.9 86.3-96.4

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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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