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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 394 39 8.9 5.7-13.7 355 91.1 86.3-94.3
GENDER
Male 158 13 10.8 5.4-20.4 145 89.2 79.6-94.6
Female 236 26 7.1 4.6-10.9 210 92.9 89.1-95.4
RACE
White 247 18 5.7 3.4- 9.5 229 94.3 90.5-96.6
Other 143 20 12.5 6.8-21.8 123 87.5 78.2-93.2
AGE
18-44 131 10 8.6 4.0-17.3 121 91.4 82.7-96.0
45+ 258 28 9.0 6.0-13.1 230 91.0 86.9-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 17 14.5 7.1-27.3 83 85.5 72.7-92.9
Some College + 293 21 5.6 3.5- 8.8 272 94.4 91.2-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 21 14.1 7.5-24.8 134 85.9 75.2-92.5
$50,000+ 191 10 3.7 1.9- 7.0 181 96.3 93.0-98.1

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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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