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2012 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 10,807 1,603 14.6 13.7-15.5 9,204 85.4 84.5-86.3
-FEMALES 6,640 1,039 15.3 14.2-16.5 5,601 84.7 83.5-85.8
RACE
White 4,674 676 14.4 13.1-15.7 3,998 85.6 84.3-86.9
African American 1,292 241 18.3 15.6-21.3 1,051 81.7 78.7-84.4
Other Minorities 612 108 14.9 11.5-19.0 504 85.1 81.0-88.5
AGE
18-34 975 113 12.8 10.5-15.6 862 87.2 84.4-89.5
35-44 851 118 13.5 11.0-16.5 733 86.5 83.5-89.0
45-54 1,152 220 19.5 16.6-22.7 932 80.5 77.3-83.4
55-64 1,351 247 16.9 14.7-19.5 1,104 83.1 80.5-85.3
65-74 1,254 172 13.2 11.1-15.7 1,082 86.8 84.3-88.9
75+ 977 160 17.4 14.6-20.6 817 82.6 79.4-85.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 788 239 31.7 27.4-36.4 549 68.3 63.6-72.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,912 314 15.2 13.3-17.3 1,598 84.8 82.7-86.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,898 302 14.0 12.2-15.9 1,596 86.0 84.1-87.8
College Graduate 2,024 181 7.6 6.4- 9.0 1,843 92.4 91.0-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 863 274 32.6 28.5-37.0 589 67.4 63.0-71.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,184 250 21.8 18.7-25.1 934 78.2 74.9-81.3
$25,000- 34,999 703 94 12.1 9.5-15.2 609 87.9 84.8-90.5
$35,000- 49,999 783 84 9.3 7.3-11.8 699 90.7 88.2-92.7
$50,000- 74,999 761 55 7.2 5.2- 9.7 706 92.8 90.3-94.8
$75,000+ 1,043 53 4.8 3.5- 6.6 990 95.2 93.4-96.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 132 17 9.9 5.5-17.4 115 90.1 82.6-94.5
Non-Veteran 6,506 1,022 15.4 14.3-16.6 5,484 84.6 83.4-85.7

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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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