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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 394 17 2.7 1.6- 4.7 26 5.6 2.9-10.5 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0 342 90.2 85.5-93.5
GENDER
Male 158 9 2.8 1.4- 5.8 12 8.1 3.4-18.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 136 88.7 79.4-94.1
Female 236 8 2.6 1.1- 6.0 14 3.1 1.7- 5.8 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 206 91.6 87.2-94.6
RACE
White 246 7 2.2 0.9- 5.1 17 4.5 2.6- 7.9 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8 218 91.9 87.7-94.8
Other 144 10 3.5 1.7- 7.0 9 7.1 2.6-17.8 5 1.8 0.7- 4.4 120 87.7 78.4-93.3
AGE
18-44 131 4 2.0 0.7- 5.4 2 3.2 0.6-15.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 123 94.1 84.9-97.8
45+ 258 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 24 8.8 5.3-14.3 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6 214 84.8 79.0-89.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 11 4.3 2.1- 8.5 13 10.9 4.4-24.2 4 1.6 0.6- 4.6 74 83.2 70.8-91.0
Some College + 291 6 1.8 0.7- 4.6 13 2.5 1.4- 4.6 5 1.4 0.6- 3.6 267 94.2 90.9-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 11 4.0 2.0- 7.8 16 9.6 4.0-21.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.4 123 84.7 74.1-91.5
$50,000+ 190 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1 2 1.0 0.3- 4.1 181 95.9 91.8-98.0

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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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