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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 2,140 2,055 95.7 93.8-97.0 85 4.3 3.0- 6.2
GENDER
Male 820 783 95.3 92.0-97.3 37 4.7 2.7- 8.0
Female 1,320 1,272 96.0 93.6-97.5 48 4.0 2.5- 6.4
RACE
White 1,569 1,507 96.6 95.1-97.6 62 3.4 2.4- 4.9
African American 427 415 96.9 91.1-98.9 12 3.1 1.1- 8.9
Native American 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,083 2,002 95.8 93.8-97.1 81 4.2 2.9- 6.2
AGE
18-34 94 90 92.4 79.1-97.5 *** *** ***
35-44 170 166 98.2 94.8-99.4 *** *** ***
45-54 409 391 95.0 91.0-97.3 18 5.0 2.7- 9.0
55-64 620 607 98.0 95.9-99.0 13 2.0 1.0- 4.1
65-74 440 419 93.6 85.3-97.3 21 6.4 2.7-14.7
75+ 385 360 94.5 90.9-96.8 25 5.5 3.2- 9.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 484 464 94.9 89.8-97.6 20 5.1 2.4-10.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 688 661 96.3 93.8-97.8 27 3.7 2.2- 6.2
Some Post-H.S. 549 532 96.8 92.5-98.6 17 3.2 1.4- 7.5
College Graduate 415 394 93.7 88.8-96.5 21 6.3 3.5-11.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 570 556 96.7 91.5-98.8 14 3.3 1.2- 8.5
$15,000- 24,999 489 473 96.8 91.8-98.8 16 3.2 1.2- 8.2
$25,000- 34,999 202 195 92.5 77.4-97.8 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 212 198 94.2 88.2-97.2 14 5.8 2.8-11.8
$50,000-74,999 158 147 93.3 86.2-96.9 11 6.7 3.1-13.8
$75,000+ 147 139 94.9 89.1-97.7 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 401 385 95.3 88.4-98.2 16 4.7 1.8-11.6
Non-Veteran 1,739 1,670 95.7 93.7-97.1 69 4.3 2.9- 6.3

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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).

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