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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 358 8 1.4 0.6- 3.1 23 5.6 3.5- 8.7 24 7.3 4.3-12.1 303 85.8 80.6-89.8
GENDER
Male 132 3 1.8 0.6- 6.0 10 5.7 2.9-11.0 7 8.4 3.5-19.0 112 84.0 74.2-90.6
Female 226 5 0.9 0.4- 2.3 13 5.5 3.0-10.0 17 6.3 3.7-10.6 191 87.3 81.6-91.3
RACE
White 272 6 1.6 0.6- 4.3 15 4.6 2.7- 8.0 17 6.5 3.6-11.4 234 87.2 81.8-91.2
Other 82 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 8 7.5 3.5-15.5 7 8.9 3.3-22.0 65 82.7 70.3-90.6
AGE
18-44 88 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 6 7.9 3.1-18.9 79 89.3 78.5-95.0
45+ 267 7 1.8 0.8- 3.9 21 8.8 5.6-13.7 18 6.9 4.1-11.2 221 82.6 76.8-87.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5 10 8.2 3.9-16.3 12 15.4 7.2-29.8 80 75.8 62.0-85.7
Some College + 254 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2 13 4.5 2.5- 8.0 12 3.9 2.1- 7.1 223 90.0 85.4-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 131 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 16 10.3 5.9-17.4 12 7.4 3.9-13.7 101 81.7 73.2-88.0
$50,000+ 172 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 4 2.2 0.7- 6.2 7 4.2 1.8- 9.1 158 92.0 86.3-95.5

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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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