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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability

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%)
TOTAL 12,099 3,263 21.2 20.2-22.3 8,836 78.8 77.7-79.8
GENDER
Male 4,476 1,114 20.0 18.4-21.8 3,362 80.0 78.2-81.6
Female 7,623 2,149 22.4 21.0-23.8 5,474 77.6 76.2-79.0
RACE
White 9,426 2,593 22.4 21.2-23.7 6,833 77.6 76.3-78.8
African American 1,876 497 19.6 17.2-22.3 1,379 80.4 77.7-82.8
Asian 106 13 10.7 5.6-19.5 93 89.3 80.5-94.4
Native American 267 83 24.2 17.0-33.2 184 75.8 66.8-83.0
Other Minorities 351 57 14.7 9.8-21.6 294 85.3 78.4-90.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 418 55 8.7 5.8-12.8 363 91.3 87.2-94.2
-English Speaking 239 41 8.2 5.2-12.6 198 91.8 87.4-94.8
-Spanish Speaking 179 14 9.1 4.8-16.8 165 90.9 83.2-95.2
Non-Hispanic 11,649 3,195 22.1 21.0-23.3 8,454 77.9 76.7-79.0
AGE
18-24 353 30 8.0 4.9-12.8 323 92.0 87.2-95.1
25-34 975 122 11.1 8.9-13.9 853 88.9 86.1-91.1
35-44 1,713 274 16.5 14.2-19.2 1,439 83.5 80.8-85.8
45-54 2,280 569 23.5 21.3-26.0 1,711 76.5 74.0-78.7
55-64 2,684 892 33.1 30.6-35.6 1,792 66.9 64.4-69.4
65-74 2,258 713 30.3 27.8-32.8 1,545 69.7 67.2-72.2
75+ 1,711 639 37.5 34.3-40.9 1,072 62.5 59.1-65.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,535 593 32.2 28.3-36.2 942 67.8 63.8-71.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,495 1,000 21.8 19.8-24.0 2,495 78.2 76.0-80.2
Some Post-H.S. 3,019 854 21.9 19.9-24.1 2,165 78.1 75.9-80.1
College Graduate 4,032 814 16.0 14.5-17.6 3,218 84.0 82.4-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,326 658 41.8 37.6-46.0 668 58.2 54.0-62.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,905 692 30.9 27.6-34.5 1,213 69.1 65.5-72.4
$25,000- 34,999 1,291 352 22.0 19.0-25.3 939 78.0 74.7-81.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,506 352 20.2 17.1-23.6 1,154 79.8 76.4-82.9
$50,000-74,999 1,593 301 17.0 14.6-19.7 1,292 83.0 80.3-85.4
$75,000+ 2,531 383 12.7 11.0-14.5 2,148 87.3 85.5-89.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,674 527 29.6 26.4-33.0 1,147 70.4 67.0-73.6
Non-Veteran 10,420 2,736 20.0 18.9-21.2 7,684 80.0 78.8-81.1

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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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