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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

Has your disability lasted or is it expected to last 12 months or longer?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,140 2,055 95.7 93.8-97.0 85 4.3 3.0- 6.2
-Eastern NC 646 623 94.4 89.0-97.2 23 5.6 2.8-11.0
GENDER
Male 239 230 92.0 80.2-97.0 *** *** ***
Female 407 393 96.5 92.7-98.4 14 3.5 1.6- 7.3
RACE
White 392 378 95.7 91.0-98.0 14 4.3 2.0- 9.0
African American 180 176 99.2 97.7-99.7 *** *** ***
Other minorities 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 622 600 94.4 88.8-97.3 22 5.6 2.7-11.2
AGE
18-34 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 164 160 95.7 86.1-98.8 *** *** ***
55-64 197 192 98.5 95.3-99.5 *** *** ***
65-74 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 106 99 94.7 88.2-97.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 219 212 98.2 95.8-99.2 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 161 158 98.6 94.4-99.7 *** *** ***
College Graduate 108 105 96.7 89.2-99.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 183 176 97.7 94.2-99.1 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 95 91 96.4 88.9-98.9 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 508 489 95.0 89.5-97.6 19 5.0 2.4-10.5

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*Asked only of those who considered themselves to have a disabilty.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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