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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 245 17 7.2 4.3-11.8 23 8.9 5.5-14.0 205 83.9 77.9-88.5
GENDER
Male 102 8 7.7 3.7-15.4 8 6.5 3.0-13.8 86 85.8 76.9-91.6
Female 143 9 6.8 3.4-13.3 15 11.2 6.2-19.6 119 82.0 73.0-88.4
RACE
White 219 16 7.5 4.5-12.3 21 8.7 5.3-14.0 182 83.8 77.5-88.6
Other 25 1 5.8 0.8-31.9 2 10.3 2.5-34.5 22 83.9 59.5-94.8
AGE
45+ 245 17 7.2 4.3-11.8 23 8.9 5.5-14.0 205 83.9 77.9-88.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 93 4 3.8 1.4-10.2 13 13.6 7.3-23.7 76 82.6 72.2-89.7
Some College + 151 13 9.2 5.1-15.9 10 6.4 3.0-13.2 128 84.4 76.4-90.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 107 6 4.2 1.8- 9.7 13 12.6 6.6-22.7 88 83.2 73.0-90.1
$50,000+ 99 10 9.9 5.3-17.9 5 3.8 1.5- 9.4 84 86.3 77.8-91.9

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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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