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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability

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%)
TOTAL 11,499 1,583 13.0 11.9-14.1 9,916 87.0 85.9-88.1
GENDER
Male 4,214 505 12.1 10.5-13.9 3,709 87.9 86.1-89.5
Female 7,285 1,078 13.8 12.5-15.2 6,207 86.2 84.8-87.5
RACE
White 9,024 1,150 12.0 10.8-13.2 7,874 88.0 86.8-89.2
African American 1,752 318 16.6 14.0-19.6 1,434 83.4 80.4-86.0
Asian 100 6 3.9 1.5- 9.8 94 96.1 90.2-98.5
Native American 247 50 25.7 15.1-40.1 197 74.3 59.9-84.9
Other Minorities 310 50 13.5 9.3-19.2 260 86.5 80.8-90.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 372 47 9.6 6.4-14.2 325 90.4 85.8-93.6
-English Speaking 219 25 8.2 4.4-14.9 194 91.8 85.1-95.6
-Spanish Speaking 153 22 11.1 6.5-18.4 131 88.9 81.6-93.5
Non-Hispanic 11,097 1,532 13.2 12.1-14.4 9,565 86.8 85.6-87.9
AGE
18-24 326 55 17.4 12.3-24.1 271 82.6 75.9-87.7
25-34 930 89 8.6 6.5-11.3 841 91.4 88.7-93.5
35-44 1,592 180 11.3 9.3-13.6 1,412 88.7 86.4-90.7
45-54 2,166 296 13.2 11.3-15.3 1,870 86.8 84.7-88.7
55-64 2,576 388 14.7 12.9-16.7 2,188 85.3 83.3-87.1
65-74 2,184 293 12.8 11.0-15.0 1,891 87.2 85.0-89.0
75+ 1,616 276 17.1 14.3-20.4 1,340 82.9 79.6-85.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,423 458 33.4 29.2-38.0 965 66.6 62.0-70.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,269 503 15.0 12.8-17.5 2,766 85.0 82.5-87.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,896 368 10.5 8.9-12.2 2,528 89.5 87.8-91.1
College Graduate 3,893 253 5.4 4.5- 6.5 3,640 94.6 93.5-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,232 412 31.2 27.3-35.3 820 68.8 64.7-72.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,819 354 19.7 16.8-23.1 1,465 80.3 76.9-83.2
$25,000- 34,999 1,229 165 12.1 9.6-15.0 1,064 87.9 85.0-90.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,450 133 8.2 6.4-10.4 1,317 91.8 89.6-93.6
$50,000-74,999 1,525 107 5.6 4.2- 7.2 1,418 94.4 92.8-95.8
$75,000+ 2,436 110 4.3 3.3- 5.5 2,326 95.7 94.5-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,608 198 12.0 9.8-14.6 1,410 88.0 85.4-90.2
Non-Veteran 9,887 1,385 13.1 12.0-14.3 8,502 86.9 85.7-88.0

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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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