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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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 11,782 2,849 19.7 18.9-20.6 8,933 80.3 79.4-81.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,189 481 18.2 16.3-20.3 1,708 81.8 79.7-83.7
GENDER
Male 744 159 17.4 14.5-20.7 585 82.6 79.3-85.5
Female 1,445 322 19.0 16.5-21.7 1,123 81.0 78.3-83.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,129 477 18.7 16.7-20.8 1,652 81.3 79.2-83.3
AGE
18-34 469 34 6.7 4.7- 9.5 435 93.3 90.5-95.3
35-44 325 49 14.0 10.1-19.2 276 86.0 80.8-89.9
45-54 419 102 23.7 18.7-29.6 317 76.3 70.4-81.3
55-64 452 159 37.0 31.3-43.0 293 63.0 57.0-68.7
65-74 314 82 23.5 17.8-30.4 232 76.5 69.6-82.2
75+ 182 51 28.5 20.7-37.8 131 71.5 62.2-79.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 352 106 26.9 21.0-33.6 246 73.1 66.4-79.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 683 153 17.8 14.6-21.5 530 82.2 78.5-85.4
Some Post-H.S. 642 152 18.0 14.9-21.6 490 82.0 78.4-85.1
College Graduate 504 67 10.3 7.7-13.6 437 89.7 86.4-92.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 415 148 30.3 24.9-36.3 267 69.7 63.7-75.1
$15,000- 24,999 495 121 20.3 16.2-25.1 374 79.7 74.9-83.8
$25,000- 34,999 282 41 11.0 7.6-15.7 241 89.0 84.3-92.4
$35,000- 49,999 231 38 15.0 10.5-21.0 193 85.0 79.0-89.5
$50,000- 74,999 213 26 12.4 8.0-18.9 187 87.6 81.1-92.0
$75,000+ 189 17 7.3 4.1-12.6 172 92.7 87.4-95.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 265 73 26.3 20.4-33.1 192 73.7 66.9-79.6
Non-Veteran 1,923 408 17.2 15.1-19.4 1,515 82.8 80.6-84.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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