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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 8,199 2,157 22.5 21.0-24.1 6,042 77.5 75.9-79.0
RACE
White 6,465 1,734 22.1 20.5-23.8 4,731 77.9 76.2-79.5
African American 1,227 318 25.9 21.7-30.7 909 74.1 69.3-78.3
Other Minorities 467 99 18.0 13.0-24.2 368 82.0 75.8-87.0
AGE
18-24 204 30 16.4 10.1-25.4 174 83.6 74.6-89.9
25-34 796 80 12.5 9.1-16.9 716 87.5 83.1-90.9
35-44 1,250 191 15.5 12.7-18.8 1,059 84.5 81.2-87.3
45-54 1,505 391 24.6 21.5-27.9 1,114 75.4 72.1-78.5
55-64 1,673 513 30.2 27.1-33.5 1,160 69.8 66.5-72.9
65+ 2,678 939 34.1 31.4-37.0 1,739 65.9 63.0-68.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,028 406 32.8 27.7-38.3 622 67.2 61.7-72.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,461 698 26.6 23.4-30.0 1,763 73.4 70.0-76.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,162 565 22.3 19.3-25.5 1,597 77.7 74.5-80.7
College Graduate 2,537 483 15.0 13.3-17.0 2,054 85.0 83.0-86.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,016 504 39.8 34.2-45.7 512 60.2 54.3-65.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,358 433 32.4 27.9-37.3 925 67.6 62.7-72.1
$25,000- 34,999 847 227 24.3 19.9-29.2 620 75.7 70.8-80.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,049 211 14.5 11.8-17.6 838 85.5 82.4-88.2
$50,000- 74,999 1,085 212 17.9 14.6-21.7 873 82.1 78.3-85.4
$75,000+ 1,451 181 11.2 9.2-13.6 1,270 88.8 86.4-90.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 52 21.8 14.9-30.9 131 78.2 69.1-85.1
Non-Veteran 7,321 1,928 22.8 21.2-24.5 5,393 77.2 75.5-78.8

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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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