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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-Non-Hispanic Black

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, do you have difficulty doing errands alone
such as visiting a doctorís office or shopping?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,534 581 8.3 7.6- 9.2 5,953 91.7 90.8-92.4
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,257 150 10.2 8.5-12.3 1,107 89.8 87.7-91.5
GENDER
Male 473 43 7.2 5.1-10.1 430 92.8 89.9-94.9
Female 784 107 12.7 10.2-15.8 677 87.3 84.2-89.8
AGE
18-34 244 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 206 19 8.5 5.3-13.3 187 91.5 86.7-94.7
45-54 247 34 13.6 9.5-19.1 213 86.4 80.9-90.5
55-64 275 45 18.7 13.1-26.1 230 81.3 73.9-86.9
65-74 174 14 7.3 4.1-12.5 160 92.7 87.5-95.9
75+ 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 158 50 26.5 19.2-35.4 108 73.5 64.6-80.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 452 55 9.5 7.1-12.7 397 90.5 87.3-92.9
Some Post-H.S. 347 31 6.4 4.3- 9.6 316 93.6 90.4-95.7
College Graduate 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 178 40 22.4 15.6-31.2 138 77.6 68.8-84.4
$15,000- 24,999 296 50 15.4 11.3-20.7 246 84.6 79.3-88.7
$25,000- 34,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 356 132 36.9 31.0-43.2 224 63.1 56.8-69.0
No 896 16 1.3 0.7- 2.2 880 98.7 97.8-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,095 137 10.8 8.9-13.1 958 89.2 86.9-91.1
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 478 42 8.2 5.7-11.5 436 91.8 88.5-94.3
Regional City or Suburban 212 21 8.7 5.4-13.8 191 91.3 86.2-94.6
Rural 567 87 13.2 10.4-16.7 480 86.8 83.3-89.6

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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.

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