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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,137 3,277 20.2 19.1-21.4 9,860 79.8 78.6-80.9
-Durham County 414 70 12.6 8.9-17.6 344 87.4 82.4-91.1
GENDER
Male 164 26 15.1 8.7-24.8 138 84.9 75.2-91.3
Female 250 44 10.4 7.2-14.8 206 89.6 85.2-92.8
RACE
White 257 41 12.2 8.4-17.2 216 87.8 82.8-91.6
Other 153 29 14.0 8.1-23.3 124 86.0 76.7-91.9
AGE
18-44 139 13 9.1 4.3-18.0 126 90.9 82.0-95.7
45+ 269 57 17.7 13.3-23.3 212 82.3 76.7-86.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 108 24 13.2 6.5-25.0 84 86.8 75.0-93.5
Some College + 305 45 12.1 8.3-17.4 260 87.9 82.6-91.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 43 18.2 11.2-28.1 119 81.8 71.9-88.8
$50,000+ 198 17 7.8 4.0-14.7 181 92.2 85.3-96.0

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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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