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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,132 1,576 8.6 8.0- 9.3 10,556 91.4 90.7-92.0
-MALES 4,489 513 7.6 6.7- 8.7 3,976 92.4 91.3-93.3
RACE
White 3,604 409 7.9 6.9- 9.1 3,195 92.1 90.9-93.1
African American 555 77 9.7 6.9-13.3 478 90.3 86.7-93.1
Other Minorities 302 24 3.1 1.8- 5.2 278 96.9 94.8-98.2
AGE
18-24 161 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 159 99.6 98.3-99.9
25-34 353 9 2.0 1.0- 4.3 344 98.0 95.7-99.0
35-44 645 41 5.3 3.5- 7.8 604 94.7 92.2-96.5
45-54 894 81 9.5 7.1-12.5 813 90.5 87.5-92.9
55-64 1,065 132 11.9 9.4-15.0 933 88.1 85.0-90.6
65+ 1,341 244 16.9 14.4-19.7 1,097 83.1 80.3-85.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 594 111 11.3 8.5-14.8 483 88.7 85.2-91.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,259 140 6.7 5.2- 8.6 1,119 93.3 91.4-94.8
Some Post-H.S. 990 114 7.4 5.5- 9.8 876 92.6 90.2-94.5
College Graduate 1,640 147 7.2 5.8- 9.0 1,493 92.8 91.0-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 401 106 19.7 14.5-26.1 295 80.3 73.9-85.5
$15,000- 24,999 662 118 12.2 9.4-15.9 544 87.8 84.1-90.6
$25,000- 34,999 483 53 7.9 5.2-11.9 430 92.1 88.1-94.8
$35,000- 49,999 573 54 6.6 4.5- 9.5 519 93.4 90.5-95.5
$50,000- 74,999 647 49 5.4 3.6- 8.0 598 94.6 92.0-96.4
$75,000+ 1,198 73 4.8 3.5- 6.4 1,125 95.2 93.6-96.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,504 214 11.3 9.3-13.5 1,290 88.7 86.5-90.7
Non-Veteran 2,981 299 6.5 5.5- 7.7 2,682 93.5 92.3-94.5

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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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