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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-New Hanover County 316 23 8.5 4.9-14.5 21 5.5 2.8-10.6 22 6.7 3.9-11.3 250 79.3 72.3-84.9
GENDER
Male 112 11 12.1 5.8-23.5 6 6.2 2.0-17.8 10 9.3 4.5-18.3 85 72.4 60.1-82.0
Female 204 12 5.1 2.4-10.4 15 4.8 2.7- 8.4 12 4.1 2.1- 8.1 165 86.0 79.8-90.5
RACE
White 265 19 7.1 4.2-11.9 17 4.1 2.4- 6.9 16 6.3 3.2-11.8 213 82.5 76.2-87.5
Other 51 4 13.8 3.9-38.8 4 10.7 2.5-35.7 6 8.1 3.0-20.0 37 67.4 46.2-83.3
AGE
18-44 68 1 2.1 0.3-13.3 3 1.8 0.5- 6.1 3 3.5 1.1-10.9 61 92.6 83.8-96.8
45+ 243 22 12.7 7.2-21.4 18 7.9 3.8-15.9 18 8.4 4.5-15.3 185 71.0 61.7-78.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 11 14.0 6.8-26.3 13 12.6 4.9-28.5 9 12.0 5.1-26.0 61 61.4 46.7-74.3
Some College + 222 12 6.3 2.7-14.2 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 13 4.5 2.4- 8.4 189 86.5 79.2-91.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 13 12.7 6.0-24.7 17 10.4 4.9-20.8 18 12.9 7.1-22.3 104 64.0 52.2-74.3
$50,000+ 109 7 6.3 2.8-13.8 3 1.6 0.5- 5.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 98 91.8 84.4-95.9

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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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