SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,099 3,263 21.2 20.2-22.3 8,836 78.8 77.7-79.8
-Piedmont NC 6,998 1,757 19.5 18.1-20.9 5,241 80.5 79.1-81.9
GENDER
Male 2,618 600 18.0 16.0-20.3 2,018 82.0 79.7-84.0
Female 4,380 1,157 20.9 19.2-22.7 3,223 79.1 77.3-80.8
RACE
White 5,533 1,442 20.8 19.3-22.4 4,091 79.2 77.6-80.7
African American 1,083 250 17.4 14.5-20.9 833 82.6 79.1-85.5
Other Minorities 340 52 14.2 9.1-21.3 288 85.8 78.7-90.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 243 29 7.1 4.0-12.4 214 92.9 87.6-96.0
Non-Hispanic 6,733 1,720 20.4 19.0-21.9 5,013 79.6 78.1-81.0
AGE
18-24 179 13 7.9 3.9-15.3 166 92.1 84.7-96.1
25-34 532 61 11.2 8.3-15.0 471 88.8 85.0-91.7
35-44 1,044 140 13.5 10.8-16.8 904 86.5 83.2-89.2
45-54 1,389 310 20.8 18.1-23.7 1,079 79.2 76.3-81.9
55-64 1,539 476 30.5 27.6-33.5 1,063 69.5 66.5-72.4
65+ 2,242 744 33.8 31.1-36.7 1,498 66.2 63.3-68.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 816 295 31.1 25.8-37.1 521 68.9 62.9-74.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,882 525 20.8 18.0-23.8 1,357 79.2 76.2-82.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,673 454 19.8 17.4-22.4 1,219 80.2 77.6-82.6
College Graduate 2,616 482 14.4 12.7-16.3 2,134 85.6 83.7-87.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 673 324 39.2 33.9-44.8 349 60.8 55.2-66.1
$15,000- 24,999 992 348 28.6 24.3-33.3 644 71.4 66.7-75.7
$25,000- 34,999 698 184 21.9 17.8-26.5 514 78.1 73.5-82.2
$35,000- 49,999 868 204 20.3 16.2-25.2 664 79.7 74.8-83.8
$50,000-74,999 963 183 16.2 13.3-19.5 780 83.8 80.5-86.7
$75,000+ 1,715 231 11.1 9.2-13.2 1,484 88.9 86.8-90.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 892 271 30.1 25.7-34.9 621 69.9 65.1-74.3
Non-Veteran 6,102 1,486 18.3 16.9-19.8 4,616 81.7 80.2-83.1

Back to Disability.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 25MAY11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook