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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 347 102 27.9 22.0-34.7 245 72.1 65.3-78.0
GENDER
Male 131 39 30.6 20.9-42.5 92 69.4 57.5-79.1
Female 216 63 25.5 19.1-33.0 153 74.5 67.0-80.9
RACE
White 294 82 24.2 18.5-30.8 212 75.8 69.2-81.5
Other 53 20 43.6 27.0-61.9 33 56.4 38.1-73.0
AGE
18-44 95 20 23.0 13.9-35.8 75 77.0 64.2-86.1
45+ 248 79 31.7 25.1-39.2 169 68.3 60.8-74.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 63 27.6 20.7-35.9 127 72.4 64.1-79.3
Some College + 155 38 27.6 18.8-38.5 117 72.4 61.5-81.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 66 35.4 26.3-45.6 128 64.6 54.4-73.7
$50,000+ 86 14 12.9 7.4-21.4 72 87.1 78.6-92.6

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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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