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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-WHITES 9,810 1,333 12.7 11.5-13.9 8,477 87.3 86.1-88.5
GENDER
Male 3,674 476 12.6 10.6-14.8 3,198 87.4 85.2-89.4
Female 6,136 857 12.7 11.4-14.1 5,279 87.3 85.9-88.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 120 9 8.0 3.2-18.5 111 92.0 81.5-96.8
Non-Hispanic 9,675 1,318 12.7 11.5-14.0 8,357 87.3 86.0-88.5
AGE
18-24 234 30 15.3 9.1-24.7 204 84.7 75.3-90.9
25-34 786 69 10.6 7.6-14.5 717 89.4 85.5-92.4
35-44 1,373 127 9.2 7.3-11.7 1,246 90.8 88.3-92.7
45-54 1,875 269 12.5 10.5-14.7 1,606 87.5 85.3-89.5
55-64 2,117 278 12.5 10.6-14.7 1,839 87.5 85.3-89.4
65+ 3,352 553 16.3 14.6-18.3 2,799 83.7 81.7-85.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,034 313 30.7 25.4-36.5 721 69.3 63.5-74.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,813 425 13.7 11.8-15.9 2,388 86.3 84.1-88.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,559 323 12.8 10.1-16.0 2,236 87.2 84.0-89.9
College Graduate 3,395 272 6.9 5.8- 8.2 3,123 93.1 91.8-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 859 258 27.7 22.8-33.2 601 72.3 66.8-77.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,397 270 18.6 15.5-22.3 1,127 81.4 77.7-84.5
$25,000- 34,999 989 150 17.4 13.2-22.7 839 82.6 77.3-86.8
$35,000-49,999 1,330 127 11.5 8.5-15.3 1,203 88.5 84.7-91.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,448 117 7.2 5.7- 9.2 1,331 92.8 90.8-94.3
$75,000+ 2,361 125 5.8 3.8- 8.7 2,236 94.2 91.3-96.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,321 181 12.7 10.2-15.6 1,140 87.3 84.4-89.8
Non-Veteran 7,667 1,040 12.6 11.3-14.1 6,627 87.4 85.9-88.7

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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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