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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,499 1,583 13.0 11.9-14.1 9,916 87.0 85.9-88.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,752 318 16.6 14.0-19.6 1,434 83.4 80.4-86.0
GENDER
Male 517 81 15.6 11.5-20.9 436 84.4 79.1-88.5
Female 1,235 237 17.4 14.3-21.1 998 82.6 78.9-85.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 3 18.5 4.9-50.0 14 81.5 50.0-95.1
Non-Hispanic 1,732 314 16.6 14.0-19.6 1,418 83.4 80.4-86.0
AGE
18-24 67 11 16.5 8.4-29.9 56 83.5 70.1-91.6
25-34 191 19 7.2 3.9-13.1 172 92.8 86.9-96.1
35-44 235 32 13.4 8.1-21.3 203 86.6 78.7-91.9
45-54 395 81 20.8 15.5-27.3 314 79.2 72.7-84.5
55-64 419 82 19.9 15.1-25.6 337 80.1 74.4-84.9
65+ 424 92 24.0 17.4-32.1 332 76.0 67.9-82.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 277 94 34.1 25.2-44.2 183 65.9 55.8-74.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 558 111 16.9 12.6-22.3 447 83.1 77.7-87.4
Some Post-H.S. 462 74 15.5 10.9-21.6 388 84.5 78.4-89.1
College Graduate 451 39 5.8 3.7- 9.1 412 94.2 90.9-96.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 325 111 32.4 25.3-40.5 214 67.6 59.5-74.7
$15,000- 24,999 358 62 16.2 11.3-22.7 296 83.8 77.3-88.7
$25,000- 34,999 215 35 14.8 8.9-23.6 180 85.2 76.4-91.1
$35,000-49,999 215 21 9.0 5.1-15.4 194 91.0 84.6-94.9
$50,000- 74,999 182 13 3.3 1.7- 6.3 169 96.7 93.7-98.3
$75,000+ 190 8 1.5 0.7- 3.5 182 98.5 96.5-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 227 46 16.3 11.0-23.6 181 83.7 76.4-89.0
Non-Veteran 1,524 272 16.7 13.8-20.0 1,252 83.3 80.0-86.2

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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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