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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,568 1,583 21.6 20.5-22.8 4,985 78.4 77.2-79.5
-Eastern 2,156 594 25.1 22.9-27.3 1,562 74.9 72.7-77.1
GENDER
Male 911 222 22.4 19.4-25.8 689 77.6 74.2-80.6
Female 1,245 372 27.6 24.7-30.7 873 72.4 69.3-75.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,334 385 26.1 23.4-29.1 949 73.9 70.9-76.6
Non-Hispanic Black 557 150 24.8 20.8-29.4 407 75.2 70.6-79.2
Other 233 53 21.1 15.5-28.1 180 78.9 71.9-84.5
AGE
18-34 387 44 12.2 8.9-16.5 343 87.8 83.5-91.1
35-44 291 61 20.8 15.7-26.9 230 79.2 73.1-84.3
45-54 360 111 32.1 26.7-38.0 249 67.9 62.0-73.3
55-64 477 153 32.4 27.6-37.5 324 67.6 62.5-72.4
65-74 365 126 36.9 31.1-43.0 239 63.1 57.0-68.9
75+ 252 95 39.2 32.1-46.9 157 60.8 53.1-67.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 96 37.2 30.2-44.7 151 62.8 55.3-69.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 690 192 22.8 19.5-26.6 498 77.2 73.4-80.5
Some Post-H.S. 642 192 25.6 22.0-29.7 450 74.4 70.3-78.0
College Graduate 569 113 17.4 14.1-21.2 456 82.6 78.8-85.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 223 110 46.0 38.1-54.2 113 54.0 45.8-61.9
$15,000- 24,999 393 123 28.5 23.5-34.0 270 71.5 66.0-76.5
$25,000- 34,999 185 57 32.4 24.3-41.7 128 67.6 58.3-75.7
$35,000- 49,999 238 59 22.6 16.9-29.5 179 77.4 70.5-83.1
$50,000- 74,999 275 43 14.3 10.0-20.0 232 85.7 80.0-90.0
$75,000+ 399 72 15.7 12.2-20.0 327 84.3 80.0-87.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 359 110 30.6 25.2-36.6 249 69.4 63.4-74.8
Non-Veteran 1,792 482 23.9 21.7-26.4 1,310 76.1 73.6-78.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 161 41 24.8 17.5-33.9 120 75.2 66.1-82.5
Regional City or Suburban 292 86 25.3 20.1-31.3 206 74.7 68.7-79.9
Rural 1,703 467 25.0 22.6-27.6 1,236 75.0 72.4-77.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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