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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 515 54 10.8 8.0-14.4 28 5.2 3.5- 7.7 433 84.0 80.0-87.3
GENDER
Male 195 13 5.6 3.0-10.0 7 3.7 1.7- 8.2 175 90.7 85.3-94.3
Female 320 41 15.0 10.8-20.6 21 6.4 4.0- 9.9 258 78.6 72.7-83.5
RACE
White 399 43 11.1 8.0-15.4 20 4.8 3.0- 7.8 336 84.0 79.4-87.8
Other 113 11 10.0 5.3-17.9 8 6.3 3.0-12.7 94 83.7 75.0-89.8
AGE
45+ 515 54 10.8 8.0-14.4 28 5.2 3.5- 7.7 433 84.0 80.0-87.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 192 22 11.6 7.4-17.9 13 7.9 4.4-13.8 157 80.4 73.1-86.1
Some College + 322 32 10.4 7.0-15.0 15 3.7 2.1- 6.5 275 85.9 81.0-89.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 252 38 16.5 11.7-22.9 24 10.1 6.5-15.4 190 73.3 66.4-79.3
$50,000+ 196 9 5.0 2.6- 9.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 185 94.1 89.3-96.8

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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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