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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,475 4,605 31.1 29.7-32.5 7,870 68.9 67.5-70.3
GENDER
Male 4,647 1,648 29.9 27.7-32.2 2,999 70.1 67.8-72.3
Female 7,828 2,957 32.1 30.4-33.9 4,871 67.9 66.1-69.6
RACE 12,394 4,573 31.1 29.7-32.6 7,821 68.9 67.4-70.3
White 9,947 3,579 30.2 28.7-31.8 6,368 69.8 68.2-71.3
African American 1,697 717 36.6 32.8-40.5 980 63.4 59.5-67.2
Asian 92 20 15.2 8.8-25.0 72 84.8 75.0-91.2
Native American 293 158 45.5 35.6-55.7 135 54.5 44.3-64.4
Other Minorities 365 99 24.6 17.7-33.3 266 75.4 66.7-82.3
HISPANIC 12,439 4,588 31.1 29.7-32.5 7,851 68.9 67.5-70.3
Hispanic 399 100 23.0 16.8-30.7 299 77.0 69.3-83.2
-English Speaking 215 47 18.7 12.4-27.1 168 81.3 72.9-87.6
-Spanish Speaking 184 53 25.5 16.7-37.0 131 74.5 63.0-83.3
Non-Hispanic 12,040 4,488 31.7 30.3-33.1 7,552 68.3 66.9-69.7
AGE 12,374 4,575 31.0 29.6-32.5 7,799 69.0 67.5-70.4
18-24 361 85 24.6 18.5-32.0 276 75.4 68.0-81.5
25-34 1,119 207 19.2 15.9-23.0 912 80.8 77.0-84.1
35-44 1,841 393 21.7 19.1-24.7 1,448 78.3 75.3-80.9
45-54 2,425 795 31.6 28.8-34.5 1,630 68.4 65.5-71.2
55-64 2,661 1,080 39.5 36.8-42.2 1,581 60.5 57.8-63.2
65-74 2,256 1,015 42.7 39.8-45.7 1,241 57.3 54.3-60.2
75+ 1,711 1,000 57.7 53.8-61.5 711 42.3 38.5-46.2
EDUCATION 12,457 4,595 31.0 29.6-32.4 7,862 69.0 67.6-70.4
Less Than H.S. 1,590 972 48.6 43.5-53.7 618 51.4 46.3-56.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,668 1,461 34.8 32.0-37.6 2,207 65.2 62.4-68.0
Some Post-H.S. 3,191 1,140 30.5 27.7-33.5 2,051 69.5 66.5-72.3
College Graduate 4,008 1,022 20.7 19.0-22.5 2,986 79.3 77.5-81.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME 10,641 3,797 29.9 28.4-31.4 6,844 70.1 68.6-71.6
Less than $15,000 1,370 917 53.7 47.6-59.7 453 46.3 40.3-52.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,975 945 41.1 37.1-45.1 1,030 58.9 54.9-62.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,283 492 35.0 30.4-40.0 791 65.0 60.0-69.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,614 488 27.3 24.0-30.9 1,126 72.7 69.1-76.0
$50,000-74,999 1,734 468 23.7 20.8-26.9 1,266 76.3 73.1-79.2
$75,000+ 2,665 487 17.1 14.6-19.8 2,178 82.9 80.2-85.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,636 690 39.5 35.5-43.5 946 60.5 56.5-64.5
Non-Veteran 9,795 3,531 30.0 28.4-31.6 6,264 70.0 68.4-71.6

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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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