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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,634 4,566 32.9 31.6-34.3 7,068 67.1 65.7-68.4
GENDER
Male 4,272 1,606 32.3 30.1-34.6 2,666 67.7 65.4-69.9
Female 7,362 2,960 33.5 31.9-35.2 4,402 66.5 64.8-68.1
RACE
White 9,114 3,499 32.2 30.7-33.7 5,615 67.8 66.3-69.3
African American 1,784 790 37.3 33.8-40.9 994 62.7 59.1-66.2
Asian 99 20 16.6 9.9-26.7 79 83.4 73.3-90.1
Native American 255 125 48.1 37.1-59.3 130 51.9 40.7-62.9
Other Minorities 313 100 28.7 21.8-36.9 213 71.3 63.1-78.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 376 94 18.7 14.0-24.6 282 81.3 75.4-86.0
-English Speaking 221 56 15.6 10.4-22.9 165 84.4 77.1-89.6
-Spanish Speaking 155 38 22.0 14.7-31.6 117 78.0 68.4-85.3
Non-Hispanic 11,227 4,454 33.9 32.5-35.3 6,773 66.1 64.7-67.5
AGE
18-24 329 78 23.5 17.8-30.4 251 76.5 69.6-82.2
25-34 933 192 19.0 15.9-22.5 741 81.0 77.5-84.1
35-44 1,604 396 25.7 22.9-28.8 1,208 74.3 71.2-77.1
45-54 2,185 767 33.9 31.3-36.6 1,418 66.1 63.4-68.7
55-64 2,607 1,143 44.0 41.4-46.7 1,464 56.0 53.3-58.6
65-74 2,202 987 45.2 42.3-48.0 1,215 54.8 52.0-57.7
75+ 1,661 973 57.2 53.8-60.5 688 42.8 39.5-46.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,467 930 58.1 53.6-62.4 537 41.9 37.6-46.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,326 1,416 35.0 32.2-37.9 1,910 65.0 62.1-67.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,909 1,125 31.2 28.7-33.8 1,784 68.8 66.2-71.3
College Graduate 3,916 1,093 22.9 21.2-24.8 2,823 77.1 75.2-78.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,277 869 60.6 55.9-65.1 408 39.4 34.9-44.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,842 943 46.3 42.4-50.2 899 53.7 49.8-57.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,240 497 34.0 30.1-38.1 743 66.0 61.9-69.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,460 488 29.3 25.8-33.1 972 70.7 66.9-74.2
$50,000-74,999 1,537 418 23.8 21.0-26.8 1,119 76.2 73.2-79.0
$75,000+ 2,438 546 18.9 16.9-21.1 1,892 81.1 78.9-83.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,627 730 41.4 37.9-45.0 897 58.6 55.0-62.1
Non-Veteran 10,004 3,836 31.7 30.2-33.2 6,168 68.3 66.8-69.8

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions.

^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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