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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 291 20 6.1 3.4-10.8 271 93.9 89.2-96.6
GENDER
Male 99 5 4.7 1.5-13.9 94 95.3 86.1-98.5
Female 192 15 7.5 4.0-13.6 177 92.5 86.4-96.0
RACE
White 127 10 6.3 2.8-13.6 117 93.7 86.4-97.2
Other 164 10 6.0 2.7-13.0 154 94.0 87.0-97.3
AGE
18-44 84 6 6.5 2.7-15.0 78 93.5 85.0-97.3
45+ 204 14 5.7 3.0-10.6 190 94.3 89.4-97.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 14 6.5 3.4-12.2 157 93.5 87.8-96.6
Some College + 120 6 5.4 1.6-16.7 114 94.6 83.3-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 19 8.6 4.7-15.2 184 91.4 84.8-95.3
$50,000+ 45 0 0.0 . - . 45 100 . - .

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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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