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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,926 803 9.9 9.0-10.9 565 7.6 6.8- 8.5 6,558 82.5 81.2-83.6
-Orange County 208 19 10.9 6.2-18.3 11 7.7 3.7-15.3 178 81.4 72.8-87.7
GENDER
Male 75 8 14.3 6.3-29.4 5 9.4 3.2-24.5 62 76.2 60.6-87.0
Female 133 11 7.8 4.2-13.9 6 6.2 2.4-15.0 116 86.0 77.4-91.6
RACE
White 170 14 7.9 4.5-13.5 9 6.9 3.3-13.7 147 85.2 77.8-90.4
Other 36 5 20.3 7.2-45.6 2 10.6 2.0-40.9 29 69.1 44.5-86.2
AGE
45+ 208 19 10.9 6.2-18.3 11 7.7 3.7-15.3 178 81.4 72.8-87.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 2 2.7 0.7-10.6 4 18.6 6.0-45.0 41 78.7 54.0-92.1
Some College + 161 17 13.0 7.3-22.1 7 4.9 2.1-11.2 137 82.1 72.8-88.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 8 15.5 6.1-34.2 6 8.8 3.7-19.7 55 75.7 58.8-87.1
$50,000+ 105 11 11.5 5.9-21.2 4 5.4 1.8-14.8 90 83.1 72.4-90.2

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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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