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2012 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 1,964 1,914 97.1 95.9-97.9 50 2.9 2.1- 4.1
GENDER
Male 796 777 96.8 94.7-98.1 19 3.2 1.9- 5.3
Female 1,168 1,137 97.3 95.8-98.2 31 2.7 1.8- 4.2
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 1,322 1,294 98.2 97.3-98.8 28 1.8 1.2- 2.7
Non-Hispanic Black 427 411 94.8 91.0-97.0 16 5.2 3.0- 9.0
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 389 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 573 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 396 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 267 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 407 389 95.1 91.6-97.2 18 4.9 2.8- 8.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 639 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 553 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 361 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 543 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 455 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,645 1,600 96.8 95.4-97.8 45 3.2 2.2- 4.6

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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 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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