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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph 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 10,205 521 5.2 4.5- 6.0 9,684 94.8 94.0-95.5
-Randolph County 379 19 3.7 2.0- 6.9 360 96.3 93.1-98.0
GENDER
Male 152 9 4.6 1.8-11.4 143 95.4 88.6-98.2
Female 227 10 2.9 1.3- 6.1 217 97.1 93.9-98.7
RACE
White 339 18 4.1 2.1- 7.8 321 95.9 92.2-97.9
Other 39 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 38 98.3 88.6-99.8
AGE
18-44 73 2 2.9 0.6-12.3 71 97.1 87.7-99.4
45+ 303 17 4.4 2.6- 7.4 286 95.6 92.6-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 9 2.1 1.0- 4.5 215 97.9 95.5-99.0
Some College + 154 9 5.4 2.1-13.1 145 94.6 86.9-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 219 14 4.9 2.2-10.7 205 95.1 89.3-97.8
$50,000+ 87 3 2.6 0.8- 8.2 84 97.4 91.8-99.2

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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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