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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Disability

A disability can be physical, mental, emotional, or communication related. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,450 665 4.7 4.1- 5.2 927 6.3 5.6- 7.0 836 6.1 5.5- 6.8 9,022 83.0 81.9-84.0
-Wake County 674 25 3.4 2.1- 5.5 38 4.7 2.5- 8.4 24 2.6 1.7- 4.2 587 89.3 85.4-92.2
GENDER
Male 235 12 3.1 1.6- 6.0 10 4.6 1.4-14.1 10 2.7 1.4- 5.3 203 89.6 82.2-94.2
Female 439 13 3.7 1.9- 7.1 28 4.7 2.8- 7.8 14 2.6 1.4- 4.7 384 89.0 84.8-92.2
RACE
White 496 17 3.3 1.8- 5.9 24 3.5 1.9- 6.0 18 2.7 1.6- 4.5 437 90.5 87.1-93.1
Other 168 8 3.8 1.6- 8.4 13 7.0 2.4-18.6 6 2.6 1.1- 6.3 141 86.6 76.7-92.8
AGE
18-44 221 6 2.8 1.2- 6.5 7 4.4 1.5-12.2 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 206 92.2 85.2-96.1
45+ 444 19 4.3 2.7- 6.9 31 5.1 3.4- 7.6 21 5.4 3.3- 8.6 373 85.2 81.1-88.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 6 3.0 1.1- 8.3 19 12.0 5.1-25.8 15 6.6 3.6-12.0 112 78.3 66.0-87.1
Some College + 520 19 3.6 2.1- 6.0 19 2.2 1.2- 4.1 9 1.3 0.6- 2.6 473 93.0 90.0-95.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 13 5.1 2.5- 9.8 31 14.8 7.8-26.5 15 4.9 2.7- 8.7 171 75.2 64.7-83.4
$50,000+ 355 8 1.9 0.9- 3.8 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 6 1.5 0.7- 3.6 338 96.0 93.4-97.6

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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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