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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 263 13 3.5 1.9- 6.5 22 6.9 3.9-11.9 19 5.8 3.4- 9.5 209 83.8 77.9-88.4
GENDER
Male 106 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3 12 8.8 4.0-18.4 8 5.9 2.6-12.6 83 83.0 72.8-89.9
Female 157 10 4.9 2.4- 9.5 10 4.8 2.4- 9.3 11 5.6 2.9-10.4 126 84.7 77.8-89.8
RACE
White 203 9 3.7 1.8- 7.3 16 7.0 3.4-13.8 13 4.5 2.4- 8.2 165 84.9 77.8-90.0
Other 57 4 3.5 1.0-11.4 6 7.1 2.9-16.5 6 9.5 4.0-21.0 41 79.8 66.4-88.8
AGE
18-44 54 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.6 1.0-19.5 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 51 94.0 80.4-98.3
45+ 207 13 6.4 3.5-11.3 20 8.8 5.4-13.8 18 9.2 5.5-15.0 156 75.6 68.5-81.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 5 2.9 1.1- 7.5 8 5.2 2.4-10.8 9 7.3 3.4-15.2 62 84.6 75.3-90.8
Some College + 178 8 4.0 1.8- 8.3 14 7.9 3.8-15.6 10 4.9 2.4- 9.7 146 83.3 75.1-89.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 112 6 4.8 1.9-11.4 13 9.4 5.1-17.0 13 9.7 5.1-17.8 80 76.0 65.5-84.1
$50,000+ 104 2 1.5 0.4- 6.0 6 3.4 1.4- 7.8 5 4.3 1.6-10.9 91 90.8 83.7-95.0

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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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