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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 397 23 4.6 2.5- 8.3 26 5.7 3.7- 8.7 23 6.4 3.8-10.7 325 83.3 78.0-87.5
GENDER
Male 156 6 4.8 1.7-12.9 9 3.5 1.7- 7.3 15 10.1 5.5-18.0 126 81.5 72.4-88.1
Female 241 17 4.3 2.6- 7.1 17 8.1 4.8-13.4 8 2.4 1.1- 5.0 199 85.2 79.6-89.5
RACE
White 284 14 5.3 2.4-11.6 15 5.0 2.9- 8.7 13 4.7 2.4- 9.1 242 84.9 78.4-89.7
Other 108 9 3.7 1.7- 8.0 10 6.2 3.0-12.4 10 9.8 4.5-19.9 79 80.2 70.1-87.5
AGE
18-44 90 4 5.1 1.5-15.7 7 5.6 2.5-11.9 4 5.4 1.7-16.1 75 83.8 72.5-91.1
45+ 302 19 4.2 2.5- 7.1 18 5.4 3.2- 8.9 19 7.3 4.3-12.1 246 83.1 77.6-87.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 138 13 8.9 3.8-19.2 15 10.1 5.6-17.5 11 10.4 4.8-21.0 99 70.7 58.8-80.2
Some College + 259 10 2.3 1.1- 4.7 11 3.3 1.7- 6.4 12 4.4 2.2- 8.5 226 90.1 85.3-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 17 6.9 3.4-13.4 19 9.4 5.6-15.5 16 9.9 5.6-16.9 139 73.8 64.9-81.0
$50,000+ 158 4 1.3 0.4- 3.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 150 97.1 94.0-98.6

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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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