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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Traumatic Brain Injury-AFRICAN AMERICANS

What was the cause of the brain injury?*

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Motor vehicle/motor cycle crash Stroke/aneurism Sports-related Fall Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 298 98 39.1 28.1-51.3 71 16.4 11.6-22.7 20 9.3 4.9-17.2 32 7.5 4.5-12.2 77 27.6 18.2-39.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 37 15 53.1 32.1-73.1 10 14.8 6.6-30.1 2 6.2 1.0-29.0 2 2.2 0.4-10.6 8 23.7 10.8-44.2

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*Asked only of those who reported having a brain injury.
Due to small numbers no further breakdowns are possible.

^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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