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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-FEMALES

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,291 1,785 13.4 12.4-14.6 10,506 86.6 85.4-87.6
-FEMALES 7,720 1,163 13.7 12.5-15.1 6,557 86.3 84.9-87.5
RACE
White 6,136 857 12.7 11.4-14.1 5,279 87.3 85.9-88.6
African American 1,129 215 16.6 13.3-20.5 914 83.4 79.5-86.7
Other Minorities 418 83 16.6 12.2-22.2 335 83.4 77.8-87.8
AGE
18-24 180 25 10.3 5.9-17.3 155 89.7 82.7-94.1
25-34 726 61 8.4 6.0-11.7 665 91.6 88.3-94.0
35-44 1,171 127 13.0 10.1-16.5 1,044 87.0 83.5-89.9
45-54 1,436 250 15.6 13.2-18.4 1,186 84.4 81.6-86.8
55-64 1,585 231 14.7 12.2-17.7 1,354 85.3 82.3-87.8
65+ 2,544 459 17.9 15.7-20.4 2,085 82.1 79.6-84.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 930 305 27.9 22.9-33.5 625 72.1 66.5-77.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,287 363 15.0 12.7-17.6 1,924 85.0 82.4-87.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,056 281 13.6 11.2-16.3 1,775 86.4 83.7-88.8
College Graduate 2,437 211 7.6 6.3- 9.1 2,226 92.4 90.9-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 944 295 24.9 20.7-29.8 649 75.1 70.2-79.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,276 243 20.3 16.5-24.7 1,033 79.7 75.3-83.5
$25,000- 34,999 798 112 15.7 11.4-21.4 686 84.3 78.6-88.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,003 93 8.9 6.7-11.7 910 91.1 88.3-93.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,040 81 8.0 5.5-11.4 959 92.0 88.6-94.5
$75,000+ 1,390 82 6.4 4.8- 8.6 1,308 93.6 91.4-95.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 24 14.3 8.2-23.7 151 85.7 76.3-91.8
Non-Veteran 6,897 1,047 13.8 12.5-15.2 5,850 86.2 84.8-87.5

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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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