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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 278 31 9.1 6.0-13.6 247 90.9 86.4-94.0
GENDER
Male 113 16 10.5 5.9-18.2 97 89.5 81.8-94.1
Female 165 15 7.6 4.3-13.1 150 92.4 86.9-95.7
RACE
White 213 23 9.0 5.5-14.4 190 91.0 85.6-94.5
Other 62 8 10.1 4.6-20.6 54 89.9 79.4-95.4
AGE
18-44 61 2 3.1 0.7-12.1 59 96.9 87.9-99.3
45+ 215 29 14.5 9.8-21.0 186 85.5 79.0-90.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 9 5.8 2.6-12.4 82 94.2 87.6-97.4
Some College + 186 22 11.1 6.9-17.5 164 88.9 82.5-93.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 18 14.2 8.4-23.1 99 85.8 76.9-91.6
$50,000+ 108 8 6.2 2.7-13.9 100 93.8 86.1-97.3

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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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