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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Disability

Disability Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,634 4,566 32.9 31.6-34.3 7,068 67.1 65.7-68.4
-Western NC 1,904 849 39.1 36.1-42.1 1,055 60.9 57.9-63.9
GENDER
Male 737 309 36.8 32.2-41.7 428 63.2 58.3-67.8
Female 1,167 540 41.1 37.3-45.0 627 58.9 55.0-62.7
RACE
White 1,753 785 39.0 36.0-42.1 968 61.0 57.9-64.0
African American 47 27 47.4 26.8-68.9 20 52.6 31.1-73.2
Other Minorities 90 34 45.1 26.2-65.6 56 54.9 34.4-73.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 38 12 22.1 8.6-46.1 26 77.9 53.9-91.4
Non-Hispanic 1,863 836 39.7 36.7-42.8 1,027 60.3 57.2-63.3
AGE
18-24 42 9 23.7 10.6-44.8 33 76.3 55.2-89.4
25-34 119 29 26.7 18.0-37.7 90 73.3 62.3-82.0
35-44 228 76 31.7 25.1-39.1 152 68.3 60.9-74.9
45-54 302 124 38.1 31.6-45.1 178 61.9 54.9-68.4
55-64 452 217 48.0 42.7-53.4 235 52.0 46.6-57.3
65+ 741 388 52.3 48.1-56.5 353 47.7 43.5-51.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 281 191 60.4 51.9-68.4 90 39.6 31.6-48.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 580 244 40.3 34.6-46.4 336 59.7 53.6-65.4
Some Post-H.S. 499 226 36.3 30.9-42.0 273 63.7 58.0-69.1
College Graduate 540 187 29.6 25.0-34.5 353 70.4 65.5-75.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 263 179 63.6 55.2-71.2 84 36.4 28.8-44.8
$15,000- 24,999 361 185 48.7 41.4-56.0 176 51.3 44.0-58.6
$25,000- 34,999 237 107 39.6 31.7-48.2 130 60.4 51.8-68.3
$35,000- 49,999 248 93 34.6 27.0-43.1 155 65.4 56.9-73.0
$50,000-74,999 243 73 28.1 21.2-36.1 170 71.9 63.9-78.8
$75,000+ 239 68 22.0 16.4-28.7 171 78.0 71.3-83.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 269 141 47.8 40.1-55.6 128 52.2 44.4-59.9
Non-Veteran 1,635 708 37.8 34.6-41.1 927 62.2 58.9-65.4

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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