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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,734 144 6.1 4.8- 7.7 165 7.5 5.7- 9.7 193 10.1 8.2-12.5 1,232 76.3 73.1-79.2
GENDER
Male 510 48 6.0 4.1- 8.9 54 9.7 6.3-14.5 63 10.1 7.2-14.1 345 74.2 68.4-79.2
Female 1,224 96 6.1 4.5- 8.3 111 5.7 4.3- 7.5 130 10.2 7.7-13.3 887 78.0 74.3-81.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 1 1.9 0.2-13.0 1 1.5 0.2-10.8 2 24.1 5.3-64.3 12 72.5 35.3-92.7
Non-Hispanic 1,715 143 6.1 4.8- 7.8 164 7.5 5.7- 9.8 190 9.9 8.0-12.3 1,218 76.5 73.2-79.4
AGE
18-24 68 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 1 3.9 0.5-22.6 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 65 93.5 79.2-98.2
25-34 191 7 3.2 1.1- 9.0 7 2.4 1.0- 5.7 8 5.4 2.3-12.0 169 88.9 81.6-93.6
35-44 232 11 4.6 2.0-10.1 9 5.0 1.7-14.2 17 9.1 4.7-16.9 195 81.2 71.9-88.0
45-54 393 26 5.0 3.0- 8.1 52 12.8 8.6-18.6 62 15.0 10.8-20.5 253 67.2 60.3-73.4
55-64 411 36 8.7 5.6-13.3 46 10.5 7.1-15.3 69 17.3 12.7-23.0 260 63.6 56.9-69.8
65+ 419 63 15.8 11.2-21.7 49 10.7 7.3-15.3 36 13.6 7.8-22.7 271 59.9 52.1-67.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 272 43 10.0 6.5-15.1 42 12.6 6.6-22.7 46 18.8 12.2-27.8 141 58.6 48.4-68.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 554 50 5.6 3.6- 8.6 59 7.7 4.9-11.7 77 11.1 8.0-15.1 368 75.6 70.0-80.5
Some Post-H.S. 455 19 5.0 2.6- 9.6 42 7.7 4.9-11.9 47 9.5 5.9-15.1 347 77.7 71.2-83.1
College Graduate 451 32 5.4 3.4- 8.5 22 3.5 2.0- 6.2 23 3.8 2.1- 6.5 374 87.4 83.1-90.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 321 41 10.4 6.5-16.3 54 11.1 7.8-15.4 75 25.1 18.4-33.4 151 53.4 45.3-61.3
$15,000- 24,999 353 35 8.2 4.9-13.3 36 11.0 5.6-20.3 50 12.1 8.0-17.8 232 68.8 60.1-76.4
$25,000- 34,999 216 13 6.1 3.1-11.9 20 9.8 5.2-17.7 20 9.4 4.9-17.4 163 74.7 65.0-82.5
$35,000-49,999 214 12 2.3 1.1- 4.5 12 6.2 3.0-12.3 8 4.6 2.0-10.3 182 86.9 79.8-91.8
$50,000- 74,999 183 5 2.8 1.0- 7.5 10 4.4 2.0- 9.8 7 2.1 0.8- 5.2 161 90.6 84.4-94.6
$75,000+ 191 11 4.7 2.3- 9.5 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 4 2.2 0.5- 9.0 171 92.0 86.0-95.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 222 27 10.2 6.3-16.0 34 15.4 9.1-24.9 27 8.4 5.1-13.4 134 66.1 56.6-74.5
Non-Veteran 1,512 117 5.4 4.1- 7.2 131 6.2 4.5- 8.4 166 10.4 8.2-13.1 1,098 77.9 74.5-81.0

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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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