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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 255 15 5.2 2.8- 9.2 21 6.1 2.9-12.2 26 9.4 5.7-15.2 193 79.3 71.7-85.3
GENDER
Male 91 7 4.8 1.9-11.5 8 7.0 2.2-20.3 10 10.0 4.4-20.9 66 78.2 64.5-87.6
Female 164 8 5.6 2.5-11.8 13 5.1 2.8- 9.1 16 8.9 5.1-15.1 127 80.5 72.7-86.5
RACE
White 215 13 5.2 2.8- 9.3 19 8.2 3.9-16.3 21 9.1 5.5-14.5 162 77.6 69.5-84.1
Other 40 2 5.2 1.2-19.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 5 10.4 3.1-29.5 31 83.6 64.3-93.5
AGE
18-44 54 4 4.8 1.7-12.8 3 5.9 1.3-23.5 6 9.9 3.9-22.9 41 79.4 63.6-89.4
45+ 200 11 5.5 2.7-10.8 18 6.2 3.8-10.2 20 9.0 5.6-14.4 151 79.2 72.2-84.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 9 5.3 2.4-11.5 11 3.8 1.9- 7.5 19 12.6 6.8-22.3 89 78.2 67.5-86.1
Some College + 127 6 5.0 2.0-11.5 10 9.2 3.2-23.5 7 5.0 2.2-10.9 104 80.8 68.7-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 11 9.1 4.6-17.2 16 7.7 4.4-13.0 21 15.2 9.2-24.1 86 68.0 57.3-77.1
$50,000+ 77 3 3.8 1.0-12.8 2 7.1 1.2-31.3 2 2.2 0.5- 8.5 70 87.0 69.1-95.2

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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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