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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,165 1,519 7.8 7.1- 8.5 11,646 92.2 91.5-92.9
-Cumberland County 381 53 10.4 7.3-14.6 328 89.6 85.4-92.7
GENDER
Male 129 19 8.7 5.0-14.7 110 91.3 85.3-95.0
Female 252 34 11.6 7.4-17.9 218 88.4 82.1-92.6
RACE
White 219 32 10.9 7.0-16.7 187 89.1 83.3-93.0
Other 157 20 9.9 5.4-17.2 137 90.1 82.8-94.6
AGE
18-44 131 7 4.7 2.0-10.7 124 95.3 89.3-98.0
45+ 247 45 16.8 11.6-23.6 202 83.2 76.4-88.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 25 14.0 8.0-23.4 122 86.0 76.6-92.0
Some College + 234 28 8.2 5.3-12.4 206 91.8 87.6-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 36 13.1 8.5-19.5 161 86.9 80.5-91.5
$50,000+ 136 8 5.1 2.3-10.7 128 94.9 89.3-97.7

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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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