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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt County

Traumatic Brain Injury

A brain Injury can result from a blow or jolt to the head caused by a fall, a motor vehicle accident,
a sports injury, or an assault. A brain injury can also occur from a health problem like a tumor or a stroke.

Have you ever had a brain injury that limited you in any way for more than a week in any activities?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,451 577 5.0 4.4- 5.7 10,874 95.0 94.3-95.6
-Pitt County 320 24 6.8 3.6-12.8 296 93.2 87.2-96.4
GENDER
Male 126 12 8.9 3.9-19.1 114 91.1 80.9-96.1
Female 194 12 3.7 2.0- 6.8 182 96.3 93.2-98.0
RACE
White 219 15 5.1 2.6- 9.7 204 94.9 90.3-97.4
Other 97 8 10.1 3.0-28.7 89 89.9 71.3-97.0
AGE
18-44 90 5 6.7 2.1-19.0 85 93.3 81.0-97.9
45+ 225 18 5.9 3.5- 9.8 207 94.1 90.2-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 10 8.3 2.7-22.8 111 91.7 77.2-97.3
Some College + 199 14 5.8 2.9-11.1 185 94.2 88.9-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 13 9.7 3.9-22.2 133 90.3 77.8-96.1
$50,000+ 121 7 3.7 1.4- 9.6 114 96.3 90.4-98.6

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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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