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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 213 15 7.5 4.1-13.4 7 2.5 1.1- 5.5 191 90.0 84.1-93.9
GENDER
Male 83 7 10.3 4.4-22.2 3 2.3 0.6- 7.8 73 87.4 75.9-93.9
Female 130 8 4.9 2.3-10.2 4 2.7 1.0- 7.5 118 92.3 86.3-95.8
RACE
White 170 13 8.1 4.2-14.9 4 1.9 0.7- 5.5 153 90.0 83.1-94.3
Other 42 2 5.9 1.2-25.4 3 4.4 1.2-14.3 37 89.7 73.5-96.5
AGE
45+ 213 15 7.5 4.1-13.4 7 2.5 1.1- 5.5 191 90.0 84.1-93.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 69 2 4.4 0.9-19.9 5 4.8 1.8-12.1 62 90.7 78.6-96.3
Some College + 144 13 8.9 4.6-16.5 2 1.4 0.3- 5.8 129 89.7 82.0-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 93 7 7.1 2.8-16.7 3 2.5 0.7- 8.4 83 90.4 80.8-95.5
$50,000+ 81 5 6.7 2.4-17.2 1 1.5 0.2- 9.7 75 91.9 81.3-96.7

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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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