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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,132 1,576 8.6 8.0- 9.3 10,556 91.4 90.7-92.0
-Catawba County 294 27 7.3 4.4-11.8 267 92.7 88.2-95.6
GENDER
Male 127 14 9.2 4.7-17.3 113 90.8 82.7-95.3
Female 167 13 5.0 2.6- 9.6 154 95.0 90.4-97.4
RACE
White 264 22 5.6 3.3- 9.2 242 94.4 90.8-96.7
Other 28 5 14.4 5.1-34.6 23 85.6 65.4-94.9
AGE
18-44 63 3 5.7 1.8-16.4 60 94.3 83.6-98.2
45+ 231 24 8.6 5.5-13.4 207 91.4 86.6-94.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 16 11.0 5.7-20.1 113 89.0 79.9-94.3
Some College + 165 11 4.0 2.0- 7.8 154 96.0 92.2-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 17 9.3 4.8-17.3 139 90.7 82.7-95.2
$50,000+ 88 3 3.2 1.0- 9.8 85 96.8 90.2-99.0

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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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