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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,819 887 9.6 8.8-10.5 606 7.3 6.4- 8.2 7,326 83.1 81.9-84.2
-Catawba County 228 23 10.1 6.5-15.4 12 4.9 2.6- 8.8 193 85.0 79.1-89.4
GENDER
Male 100 9 8.6 4.3-16.2 4 3.3 1.2- 8.9 87 88.2 80.0-93.3
Female 128 14 12.0 6.7-20.4 8 6.7 3.2-13.6 106 81.3 72.2-88.0
RACE
White 212 23 11.4 7.3-17.2 12 5.4 3.0- 9.8 177 83.2 76.8-88.1
Other 15 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 15 100 . - .
AGE
45+ 228 23 10.1 6.5-15.4 12 4.9 2.6- 8.8 193 85.0 79.1-89.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 8 6.4 3.1-13.1 5 4.6 1.7-11.6 87 89.0 80.8-93.9
Some College + 128 15 13.0 7.6-21.3 7 5.1 2.3-10.7 106 82.0 73.3-88.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 121 12 10.3 5.5-18.6 9 7.0 3.4-13.9 100 82.6 73.4-89.1
$50,000+ 67 5 8.6 3.6-19.5 3 3.9 1.2-11.9 59 87.5 76.3-93.8

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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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