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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 8,819 887 9.6 8.8-10.5 606 7.3 6.4- 8.2 7,326 83.1 81.9-84.2
-Rowan County 283 28 7.7 5.1-11.4 22 8.8 5.5-13.7 233 83.5 78.0-87.9
GENDER
Male 115 7 4.9 2.2-10.6 10 8.4 4.0-17.0 98 86.7 77.9-92.3
Female 168 21 10.5 6.6-16.3 12 9.1 5.0-15.9 135 80.4 72.9-86.3
RACE
White 252 25 7.6 5.0-11.6 20 9.6 5.9-15.2 207 82.8 76.7-87.5
Other 30 3 8.5 2.5-25.0 2 3.2 0.8-12.4 25 88.3 72.4-95.6
AGE
45+ 283 28 7.7 5.1-11.4 22 8.8 5.5-13.7 233 83.5 78.0-87.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 12 7.9 4.2-14.3 11 9.3 4.6-17.8 118 82.8 73.9-89.1
Some College + 142 16 7.6 4.5-12.6 11 8.3 4.4-15.2 115 84.2 76.7-89.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 21 10.0 6.3-15.6 17 12.4 7.2-20.4 135 77.6 69.3-84.1
$50,000+ 65 5 6.2 2.4-15.1 2 3.3 0.7-13.4 58 90.5 80.2-95.7

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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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