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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,132 1,576 8.6 8.0- 9.3 10,556 91.4 90.7-92.0
-Wayne County 366 62 12.8 8.3-19.1 304 87.2 80.9-91.7
GENDER
Male 119 13 8.7 4.1-17.7 106 91.3 82.3-95.9
Female 247 49 16.9 10.2-26.8 198 83.1 73.2-89.8
RACE
White 243 37 11.2 6.8-17.9 206 88.8 82.1-93.2
Other 119 24 15.1 7.1-29.3 95 84.9 70.7-92.9
AGE
18-44 77 3 3.6 0.6-18.0 74 96.4 82.0-99.4
45+ 286 59 19.7 13.2-28.4 227 80.3 71.6-86.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 44 16.6 9.8-26.7 149 83.4 73.3-90.2
Some College + 173 18 8.6 4.1-17.5 155 91.4 82.5-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 35 17.1 9.4-29.1 153 82.9 70.9-90.6
$50,000+ 102 8 9.4 3.5-22.9 94 90.6 77.1-96.5

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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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