SCHS Home Search FAQs Contacts
Navigation Bar

Back to Disability Questions

Are you limited in the kind or amount of work you can do because of any impairment or health problem?


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2999 638  19.6  (18.0-21.2) 2361  80.4  (78.8-82.0)
GENDER      
Male 1140 234  18.7  (16.3-21.4)  906  81.3  (78.6-83.7)
Female 1859 404  20.4  (18.4-22.4) 1455  79.6  (77.6-81.6)
RACE      
White 2306 479  19.7  (18.0-21.7) 1827  80.3  (78.3-82.0)
African American  589 142  20.2  (16.9-24.0)  447  79.8  (76.0-83.1)
AGE      
18-24  244  14   4.0  ( 2.2- 7.0)  230  96.0  (93.0-97.8)
25-34  542  43   9.6  ( 6.5-14.0)  499  90.4  (86.0-93.5)
35-44  621  84  15.0  (11.9-18.6)  537  85.0  (81.4-88.1)
45-54  552 121  21.8  (18.2-25.8)  431  78.2  (74.2-81.8)
55-64  406 130  30.2  (25.5-35.2)  276  69.8  (64.8-74.5)
65+  618 243  38.3  (34.2-42.5)  375  61.7  (57.5-65.8)
EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  503 205  35.5  (30.9-40.5)  298  64.5  (59.5-69.1)
H.S. or G.E.D.  933 200  20.0  (17.3-23.0)  733  80.0  (77.0-82.7)
Some Post-H.S.  756 132  16.5  (13.8-19.7)  624  83.5  (80.3-86.2)
College Graduate  801  98  11.6  ( 9.0-14.8)  703  88.4  (85.2-91.0)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  336 159  43.4  (37.5-49.6)  177  56.6  (50.4-62.5)
$15,000- 24,999  553 163  28.9  (24.8-33.4)  390  71.1  (66.6-75.2)
$25,000- 34,999  426  80  17.4  (13.8-21.7)  346  82.6  (78.3-86.2)
$35,000- 49,999  446  59  14.8  (10.8-20.0)  387  85.2  (80.0-89.2)
$50,000+  772  70   8.9  ( 6.9-11.2)  702  91.1  (88.8-93.1)

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.