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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-FEMALES

Because of any impairment or health problem, do you have any trouble learning, remembering, or concentrating?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,787 1,585 14.5 13.5-15.7 9,202 85.5 84.3-86.5
-FEMALES 6,786 1,042 14.9 13.6-16.3 5,744 85.1 83.7-86.4
RACE
White 5,135 743 14.5 13.0-16.1 4,392 85.5 83.9-87.0
African American 1,148 202 15.3 12.4-18.6 946 84.7 81.4-87.6
Other Minorities 459 94 19.5 14.6-25.6 365 80.5 74.4-85.4
AGE
18-34 748 77 10.4 7.7-13.8 671 89.6 86.2-92.3
35-44 902 118 12.5 9.7-15.8 784 87.5 84.2-90.3
45-54 1,239 242 20.7 17.6-24.2 997 79.3 75.8-82.4
55-64 1,461 246 17.1 14.5-20.1 1,215 82.9 79.9-85.5
65-74 1,256 163 14.3 11.6-17.6 1,093 85.7 82.4-88.4
75+ 1,090 182 18.8 15.1-23.2 908 81.2 76.8-84.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 822 256 32.3 27.4-37.6 566 67.7 62.4-72.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,939 313 13.4 11.4-15.7 1,626 86.6 84.3-88.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,809 281 14.5 12.1-17.2 1,528 85.5 82.8-87.9
College Graduate 2,205 187 6.8 5.5- 8.4 2,018 93.2 91.6-94.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 899 256 28.4 23.8-33.6 643 71.6 66.4-76.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,178 233 18.2 15.2-21.7 945 81.8 78.3-84.8
$25,000- 34,999 654 87 12.6 9.4-16.7 567 87.4 83.3-90.6
$35,000- 49,999 787 92 12.6 9.4-16.7 695 87.4 83.3-90.6
$50,000- 74,999 720 58 8.7 6.2-12.2 662 91.3 87.8-93.8
$75,000+ 1,182 71 4.2 3.1- 5.7 1,111 95.8 94.3-96.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,650 1,014 14.7 13.4-16.1 5,636 85.3 83.9-86.6

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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