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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,099 3,263 21.2 20.2-22.3 8,836 78.8 77.7-79.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,876 497 19.6 17.2-22.3 1,379 80.4 77.7-82.8
GENDER
Male 553 142 18.7 14.8-23.4 411 81.3 76.6-85.2
Female 1,323 355 20.4 17.4-23.7 968 79.6 76.3-82.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 3 11.6 3.1-35.1 15 88.4 64.9-96.9
Non-Hispanic 1,855 494 19.7 17.3-22.5 1,361 80.3 77.5-82.7
AGE
18-24 78 6 6.2 2.5-14.8 72 93.8 85.2-97.5
25-34 203 19 6.2 3.4-10.8 184 93.8 89.2-96.6
35-44 253 42 16.7 10.8-24.9 211 83.3 75.1-89.2
45-54 421 126 25.6 20.1-31.9 295 74.4 68.1-79.9
55-64 439 148 31.6 25.9-37.8 291 68.4 62.2-74.1
65+ 457 153 35.9 29.2-43.1 304 64.1 56.9-70.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 306 98 24.7 18.0-32.9 208 75.3 67.1-82.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 607 175 19.6 15.5-24.6 432 80.4 75.4-84.5
Some Post-H.S. 490 130 21.2 16.4-27.0 360 78.8 73.0-83.6
College Graduate 469 94 14.5 11.0-18.9 375 85.5 81.1-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 350 147 33.9 27.1-41.4 203 66.1 58.6-72.9
$15,000- 24,999 381 115 24.8 18.7-32.0 266 75.2 68.0-81.3
$25,000- 34,999 231 54 18.9 13.1-26.5 177 81.1 73.5-86.9
$35,000-49,999 222 43 15.7 10.5-22.8 179 84.3 77.2-89.5
$50,000- 74,999 195 31 12.0 7.6-18.5 164 88.0 81.5-92.4
$75,000+ 198 32 11.6 7.2-18.2 166 88.4 81.8-92.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 83 30.0 22.3-39.1 153 70.0 60.9-77.7
Non-Veteran 1,639 414 18.1 15.6-20.9 1,225 81.9 79.1-84.4

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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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