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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,454 1,173 8.4 7.7- 9.1 8,281 91.6 90.9-92.3
GENDER
Male 3,604 409 7.9 6.9- 9.1 3,195 92.1 90.9-93.1
Female 5,850 764 8.7 7.9- 9.6 5,086 91.3 90.4-92.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 16 4.6 2.1- 9.9 161 95.4 90.1-97.9
Non-Hispanic 9,271 1,155 8.5 7.8- 9.2 8,116 91.5 90.8-92.2
AGE
18-24 229 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 226 99.4 98.2-99.8
25-34 637 14 1.9 1.0- 3.7 623 98.1 96.3-99.0
35-44 1,269 65 4.6 3.5- 6.0 1,204 95.4 94.0-96.5
45-54 1,725 147 9.0 7.2-11.1 1,578 91.0 88.9-92.8
55-64 2,128 247 9.9 8.4-11.6 1,881 90.1 88.4-91.6
65+ 3,393 691 19.1 17.5-21.0 2,702 80.9 79.0-82.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,040 261 17.3 14.4-20.8 779 82.7 79.2-85.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,674 344 8.4 7.2- 9.8 2,330 91.6 90.2-92.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,381 298 8.1 6.9- 9.5 2,083 91.9 90.5-93.1
College Graduate 3,347 270 6.0 5.1- 7.2 3,077 94.0 92.8-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 856 241 21.4 17.7-25.5 615 78.6 74.5-82.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,362 274 17.0 14.4-20.0 1,088 83.0 80.0-85.6
$25,000- 34,999 970 126 9.4 7.4-12.0 844 90.6 88.0-92.6
$35,000-49,999 1,196 111 7.1 5.5- 9.1 1,085 92.9 90.9-94.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,327 84 5.3 3.9- 7.1 1,243 94.7 92.9-96.1
$75,000+ 2,234 115 3.8 2.9- 4.8 2,119 96.2 95.2-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,365 194 11.7 9.6-14.2 1,171 88.3 85.8-90.4
Non-Veteran 8,087 979 7.8 7.2- 8.6 7,108 92.2 91.4-92.8

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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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