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2013 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 1,677 1,611 95.8 94.2-97.0 66 4.2 3.0- 5.8
GENDER
Male 660 638 95.5 92.4-97.3 22 4.5 2.7- 7.6
Female 1,017 973 96.1 94.3-97.3 44 3.9 2.7- 5.7
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 1,062 1,026 96.1 94.0-97.5 36 3.9 2.5- 6.0
Non-Hispanic Black 414 391 95.0 91.6-97.1 23 5.0 2.9- 8.4
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 123 119 97.1 86.1-99.4 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 107 100 94.7 87.0-98.0 *** *** ***
35-44 128 122 95.7 88.9-98.4 *** *** ***
45-54 316 306 96.8 93.6-98.4 *** *** ***
55-64 482 468 96.1 92.3-98.1 14 3.9 1.9- 7.7
65-74 360 345 95.4 90.1-97.9 15 4.6 2.1- 9.9
75+ 274 260 94.8 90.3-97.3 14 5.2 2.7- 9.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 371 350 94.9 90.7-97.3 21 5.1 2.7- 9.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 558 536 96.7 94.2-98.1 22 3.3 1.9- 5.8
Some Post-H.S. 465 449 95.4 91.7-97.5 16 4.6 2.5- 8.3
College Graduate 283 276 96.3 91.1-98.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 463 447 94.7 90.3-97.2 16 5.3 2.8- 9.7
$15,000- 24,999 424 403 95.3 91.8-97.4 21 4.7 2.6- 8.2
$25,000- 34,999 142 134 97.2 92.7-98.9 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 138 134 98.1 94.1-99.4 *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 86 84 96.0 85.3-99.0 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 99 95 98.1 94.3-99.4 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 273 269 98.1 94.0-99.4 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,404 1,342 95.3 93.4-96.7 62 4.7 3.3- 6.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 936 907 96.2 93.9-97.6 29 3.8 2.4- 6.1
No 741 704 95.3 92.6-97.0 37 4.7 3.0- 7.4

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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 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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