2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Cognitive Decline

Has Functional Limitation due to Subjective Cognitive Decline*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 236 114 51.8 43.7-59.9 122 48.2 40.1-56.3
-Piedmont NC 100 44 53.5 41.3-65.2 56 46.5 34.8-58.7

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*Calculated variable based on two questions in the Cognitive Decline module which were asked only of respondents aged 45 or older who reported progressive memory or cognitive decline.
QUESTION 1: During the past 12 months, as a result of confusion or memory loss, how often have you given up day-to-day household activities or chores you used to do, such as cooking, cleaning, taking medications, driving, or paying bills? (YES IF ANSWERED ALWAYS, USUALLY OR SOMETIMES)
OR
QUESTION 2: During the past 12 months, how often has confusion or memory loss interfered with your ability to work, volunteer, or engage in social activities outside the home? (YES IF ANSWERED ALWAYS, USUALLY OR SOMETIMES)

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

^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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