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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

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
-MALES 4,167 564 13.7 12.4-15.2 3,603 86.3 84.8-87.6
RACE
White 3,007 402 14.0 12.4-15.7 2,605 86.0 84.3-87.6
African American 660 95 13.0 10.2-16.4 565 87.0 83.6-89.8
Other Minorities 472 67 14.2 10.4-19.3 405 85.8 80.7-89.6
AGE
18-34 728 102 14.0 11.3-17.2 626 86.0 82.8-88.7
35-44 626 65 10.3 7.6-13.7 561 89.7 86.3-92.4
45-54 730 118 17.5 14.2-21.3 612 82.5 78.7-85.8
55-64 887 124 14.2 11.4-17.7 763 85.8 82.3-88.6
65-74 729 86 11.3 8.9-14.2 643 88.7 85.8-91.1
75+ 447 68 14.1 10.7-18.2 379 85.9 81.8-89.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 551 140 23.8 19.6-28.7 411 76.2 71.3-80.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,187 195 15.9 13.5-18.6 992 84.1 81.4-86.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,055 145 12.6 10.4-15.2 910 87.4 84.8-89.6
College Graduate 1,358 84 5.1 4.0- 6.5 1,274 94.9 93.5-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 432 134 30.2 25.0-36.0 298 69.8 64.0-75.0
$15,000- 24,999 678 133 17.6 14.4-21.3 545 82.4 78.7-85.6
$25,000- 34,999 456 60 12.0 9.1-15.9 396 88.0 84.1-90.9
$35,000- 49,999 550 73 13.7 9.9-18.6 477 86.3 81.4-90.1
$50,000- 74,999 529 31 6.1 4.0- 9.2 498 93.9 90.8-96.0
$75,000+ 1,000 51 6.4 4.7- 8.7 949 93.6 91.3-95.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,265 177 13.5 11.4-15.9 1,088 86.5 84.1-88.6
Non-Veteran 2,901 387 13.8 12.2-15.5 2,514 86.2 84.5-87.8

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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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