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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cognitive Impairment-MALES

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often
or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,598 793 7.1 6.3- 7.9 8,805 92.9 92.1-93.7
-MALES 3,452 267 6.1 5.0- 7.5 3,185 93.9 92.5-95.0
RACE
White 2,792 209 5.9 4.9- 7.2 2,583 94.1 92.8-95.1
African American 414 36 6.1 3.4-10.8 378 93.9 89.2-96.6
Other Minorities 225 20 7.7 3.5-16.4 205 92.3 83.6-96.5
AGE
18-34 310 14 3.5 1.8- 6.7 296 96.5 93.3-98.2
35-44 450 21 5.8 3.1-10.5 429 94.2 89.5-96.9
45-54 643 55 6.1 4.4- 8.3 588 93.9 91.7-95.6
55-64 809 76 9.6 7.1-13.0 733 90.4 87.0-92.9
65-74 724 46 7.5 4.7-11.9 678 92.5 88.1-95.3
75+ 486 52 9.8 6.6-14.2 434 90.2 85.8-93.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 393 57 10.8 7.7-14.9 336 89.2 85.1-92.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 952 88 8.2 5.5-11.9 864 91.8 88.1-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 811 64 4.4 3.0- 6.3 747 95.6 93.7-97.0
College Graduate 1,280 57 3.0 2.0- 4.5 1,223 97.0 95.5-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 293 57 20.0 13.5-28.7 236 80.0 71.3-86.5
$15,000- 24,999 516 53 7.3 4.9-10.8 463 92.7 89.2-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 358 32 6.0 3.0-11.6 326 94.0 88.4-97.0
$35,000- 49,999 484 30 3.1 2.0- 4.9 454 96.9 95.1-98.0
$50,000- 74,999 492 34 4.3 2.7- 6.7 458 95.7 93.3-97.3
$75,000+ 889 32 4.0 2.1- 7.7 857 96.0 92.3-97.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,035 176 16.4 13.0-20.5 859 83.6 79.5-87.0
No 2,404 91 3.0 2.1- 4.3 2,313 97.0 95.7-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,253 96 6.5 4.6- 9.1 1,157 93.5 90.9-95.4
Non-Veteran 2,196 170 6.0 4.7- 7.6 2,026 94.0 92.4-95.3

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This question has not been asked in 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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