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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-Non-Hispanic Black

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,543 345 5.0 4.4- 5.7 6,198 95.0 94.3-95.6
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,258 98 7.0 5.5- 8.8 1,160 93.0 91.2-94.5
GENDER
Male 473 33 5.3 3.6- 7.7 440 94.7 92.3-96.4
Female 785 65 8.4 6.2-11.1 720 91.6 88.9-93.8
AGE
18-34 244 *** *** *** 244 100 . - .
35-44 205 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 249 23 10.0 6.5-15.1 226 90.0 84.9-93.5
55-64 273 29 13.4 8.5-20.6 244 86.6 79.4-91.5
65-74 176 14 7.7 4.4-13.2 162 92.3 86.8-95.6
75+ 99 18 18.2 10.9-29.0 81 81.8 71.0-89.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 158 34 17.7 11.8-25.7 124 82.3 74.3-88.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 453 34 5.9 4.0- 8.7 419 94.1 91.3-96.0
Some Post-H.S. 347 25 5.6 3.6- 8.7 322 94.4 91.3-96.4
College Graduate 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 177 29 17.7 11.4-26.5 148 82.3 73.5-88.6
$15,000- 24,999 297 32 8.8 6.0-12.7 265 91.2 87.3-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 355 94 27.6 22.2-33.6 261 72.4 66.4-77.8
No 898 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 160 15 8.1 4.7-13.8 145 91.9 86.2-95.3
Non-Veteran 1,096 83 6.8 5.3- 8.8 1,013 93.2 91.2-94.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 479 34 7.1 4.7-10.4 445 92.9 89.6-95.3
Regional City or Suburban 212 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 567 54 8.2 6.0-11.0 513 91.8 89.0-94.0

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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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