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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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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 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-Buncombe County 251 16 7.9 3.6-16.4 20 8.7 5.0-14.5 22 5.6 3.2- 9.6 193 77.8 69.5-84.3
GENDER
Male 93 5 9.6 2.8-28.7 9 10.7 4.9-21.9 7 5.2 1.8-13.7 72 74.5 59.3-85.4
Female 158 11 6.4 3.2-12.4 11 6.8 3.3-13.6 15 6.0 3.4-10.4 121 80.8 72.8-86.9
RACE
White 236 15 5.6 3.1- 9.8 19 9.2 5.3-15.6 18 4.4 2.6- 7.3 184 80.9 74.1-86.2
Other 11 1 45.8 9.1-87.7 1 5.9 0.7-37.1 4 26.1 5.0-70.4 5 22.1 5.4-58.6
AGE
18-44 49 3 10.3 2.7-32.5 5 11.2 4.5-25.3 3 4.2 1.0-15.5 38 74.3 56.3-86.6
45+ 198 13 6.4 3.5-11.4 15 7.0 4.1-11.9 19 6.8 4.1-11.0 151 79.8 73.2-85.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 6 12.2 3.8-32.9 11 16.2 8.2-29.6 13 7.1 3.7-13.0 61 64.5 48.9-77.5
Some College + 160 10 5.0 2.5- 9.9 9 3.6 1.7- 7.3 9 4.6 1.8-11.2 132 86.8 79.8-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 11 8.2 4.2-15.5 20 19.0 11.3-30.2 17 10.3 5.5-18.4 85 62.5 51.2-72.6
$50,000+ 78 1 1.9 0.3-12.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 76 97.7 88.5-99.6

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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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