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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,099 3,263 21.2 20.2-22.3 8,836 78.8 77.7-79.8
-Western NC 1,964 616 27.5 24.9-30.2 1,348 72.5 69.8-75.1
GENDER
Male 768 224 25.1 21.3-29.3 544 74.9 70.7-78.7
Female 1,196 392 29.6 26.3-33.2 804 70.4 66.8-73.7
RACE
White 1,802 571 27.9 25.3-30.7 1,231 72.1 69.3-74.7
African American 49 23 35.9 19.5-56.5 26 64.1 43.5-80.5
Other Minorities 99 20 19.9 9.6-36.7 79 80.1 63.3-90.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 10 14.8 4.9-36.8 33 85.2 63.2-95.1
Non-Hispanic 1,918 606 28.0 25.4-30.8 1,312 72.0 69.2-74.6
AGE
18-24 45 5 11.2 4.3-26.2 40 88.8 73.8-95.7
25-34 126 17 16.6 9.8-26.8 109 83.4 73.2-90.2
35-44 242 57 23.7 18.0-30.7 185 76.3 69.3-82.0
45-54 315 95 28.6 22.8-35.1 220 71.4 64.9-77.2
55-64 461 161 33.7 28.9-38.9 300 66.3 61.1-71.1
65+ 755 275 36.8 32.8-40.9 480 63.2 59.1-67.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 129 38.5 31.3-46.1 160 61.5 53.9-68.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 605 182 30.0 25.0-35.5 423 70.0 64.5-75.0
Some Post-H.S. 513 156 23.4 19.1-28.4 357 76.6 71.6-80.9
College Graduate 553 148 22.5 18.6-27.0 405 77.5 73.0-81.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 271 142 45.2 37.4-53.3 129 54.8 46.7-62.6
$15,000- 24,999 365 136 38.6 31.7-45.9 229 61.4 54.1-68.3
$25,000- 34,999 244 71 26.1 19.6-33.7 173 73.9 66.3-80.4
$35,000- 49,999 259 66 24.7 18.0-32.9 193 75.3 67.1-82.0
$50,000-74,999 253 51 19.0 13.3-26.4 202 81.0 73.6-86.7
$75,000+ 246 47 15.1 10.5-21.4 199 84.9 78.6-89.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 280 94 29.9 23.4-37.3 186 70.1 62.7-76.6
Non-Veteran 1,684 522 27.1 24.4-30.1 1,162 72.9 69.9-75.6

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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.

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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