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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,564 228 3.5 2.7- 4.4 289 4.9 4.1- 6.0 312 5.4 4.5- 6.5 3,735 86.2 84.6-87.7
RACE
White 3,671 163 3.0 2.3- 3.7 217 4.5 3.7- 5.6 235 5.5 4.4- 6.7 3,056 87.0 85.3-88.5
African American 540 55 7.6 4.5-12.7 47 6.7 4.2-10.5 50 7.7 5.0-11.8 388 77.9 71.9-83.0
Other Minorities 313 10 1.2 0.6- 2.7 21 4.9 2.3-10.3 24 2.0 1.1- 3.3 258 91.9 86.8-95.1
AGE
18-24 176 7 2.4 1.0- 5.3 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 4 2.5 0.8- 7.1 162 94.2 89.6-96.8
25-34 380 11 2.0 0.9- 4.2 7 2.7 1.0- 7.1 12 3.5 1.5- 7.7 350 91.9 86.8-95.1
35-44 653 18 2.0 1.2- 3.5 24 4.5 2.5- 8.0 24 3.8 2.3- 6.2 587 89.7 85.9-92.6
45-54 959 34 4.2 1.9- 8.9 59 6.4 4.5- 9.1 69 6.5 4.4- 9.4 797 82.9 78.3-86.7
55-64 1,027 67 4.8 3.4- 6.8 89 7.7 5.8-10.1 108 10.1 7.7-13.1 763 77.4 73.7-80.8
65+ 1,347 90 6.0 4.5- 8.0 105 6.9 5.4- 8.9 94 5.9 4.6- 7.7 1,058 81.1 78.2-83.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 599 59 6.3 4.3- 9.2 65 7.6 4.7-12.0 79 9.8 6.4-14.7 396 76.4 70.0-81.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,311 70 4.3 2.5- 7.4 97 5.7 4.1- 7.9 109 7.1 5.2- 9.6 1,035 82.9 79.1-86.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,092 46 2.5 1.7- 3.8 67 5.2 3.6- 7.6 81 4.7 3.5- 6.3 898 87.5 84.6-89.9
College Graduate 1,555 52 2.2 1.5- 3.2 59 2.8 1.9- 3.9 43 2.4 1.5- 4.0 1,401 92.6 90.7-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 378 38 7.2 4.2-12.0 62 10.8 7.0-16.3 97 17.5 12.5-24.0 181 64.5 54.8-73.2
$15,000- 24,999 658 46 4.3 2.7- 6.8 67 9.0 5.8-13.8 63 7.2 4.7-10.8 482 79.5 73.9-84.2
$25,000- 34,999 468 27 5.9 2.1-15.7 36 5.7 3.6- 8.9 30 3.6 2.3- 5.5 375 84.8 77.2-90.1
$35,000- 49,999 595 19 2.1 1.1- 3.9 31 4.5 2.8- 7.1 30 7.9 4.1-14.5 515 85.6 79.5-90.1
$50,000- 74,999 686 28 2.5 1.5- 4.2 29 4.4 2.3- 8.2 28 3.1 1.9- 5.1 601 90.0 86.1-92.9
$75,000+ 1,263 34 1.8 1.1- 2.8 28 1.4 0.9- 2.3 19 1.3 0.7- 2.5 1,182 95.5 94.0-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,424 94 4.7 3.5- 6.3 110 7.2 5.4- 9.7 109 7.4 5.5- 9.9 1,111 80.7 77.3-83.7
Non-Veteran 2,764 115 3.1 2.2- 4.5 157 4.3 3.4- 5.6 179 4.6 3.6- 5.8 2,313 87.9 85.9-89.7

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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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