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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 348 21 6.0 3.3-10.7 24 5.0 3.1- 8.0 19 4.3 2.5- 7.3 284 84.6 79.3-88.7
GENDER
Male 130 11 8.6 3.8-18.5 7 3.9 1.6- 9.4 7 4.2 1.7-10.2 105 83.2 73.1-90.0
Female 218 10 3.7 1.8- 7.2 17 6.0 3.5-10.1 12 4.4 2.4- 8.0 179 85.9 80.5-90.0
RACE
White 317 19 6.2 3.3-11.5 22 5.0 3.1- 7.9 18 5.0 2.9- 8.5 258 83.8 78.2-88.1
Other 27 2 5.3 0.9-25.6 2 5.5 1.1-24.4 1 1.0 0.1- 7.3 22 88.2 67.7-96.4
AGE
18-44 74 3 6.3 1.8-19.5 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 3 3.1 0.9-10.5 67 89.6 77.4-95.5
45+ 271 18 5.9 3.5- 9.7 23 7.8 4.9-12.4 16 5.3 3.1- 8.8 214 81.0 75.3-85.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 14 9.0 4.2-18.3 15 5.1 2.8- 9.0 15 6.7 3.6-12.2 124 79.2 69.8-86.2
Some College + 180 7 3.1 1.4- 6.9 9 4.9 2.3-10.3 4 2.1 0.7- 5.9 160 89.9 83.9-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 13 4.9 2.4- 9.9 15 6.6 3.5-12.1 15 5.9 3.3-10.4 143 82.6 75.1-88.2
$50,000+ 120 5 3.9 1.5- 9.6 8 4.2 1.9- 9.0 2 2.5 0.6-10.4 105 89.4 82.0-94.0

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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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