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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-Non-Hispanic Black

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
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,274 290 19.6 17.2-22.2 984 80.4 77.8-82.8
GENDER
Male 478 106 18.4 14.9-22.6 372 81.6 77.4-85.1
Female 796 184 20.6 17.5-24.1 612 79.4 75.9-82.5
AGE
18-34 248 20 8.0 5.0-12.7 228 92.0 87.3-95.0
35-44 210 39 16.4 11.8-22.3 171 83.6 77.7-88.2
45-54 250 70 28.4 22.4-35.3 180 71.6 64.7-77.6
55-64 276 84 31.0 24.3-38.4 192 69.0 61.6-75.7
65-74 178 48 25.8 19.1-34.0 130 74.2 66.0-80.9
75+ 100 26 25.1 16.4-36.5 74 74.9 63.5-83.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 160 64 35.3 26.9-44.6 96 64.7 55.4-73.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 461 95 15.7 12.4-19.6 366 84.3 80.4-87.6
Some Post-H.S. 348 86 19.9 15.7-24.8 262 80.1 75.2-84.3
College Graduate 304 45 13.1 9.4-17.9 259 86.9 82.1-90.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 181 66 34.5 26.3-43.8 115 65.5 56.2-73.7
$15,000- 24,999 299 88 24.9 19.7-30.8 211 75.1 69.2-80.3
$25,000- 34,999 125 19 13.7 8.0-22.3 106 86.3 77.7-92.0
$35,000- 49,999 142 19 9.8 5.8-16.1 123 90.2 83.9-94.2
$50,000- 74,999 129 14 9.7 5.4-16.8 115 90.3 83.2-94.6
$75,000+ 138 18 12.2 7.4-19.4 120 87.8 80.6-92.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 358 290 79.5 73.4-84.4 68 20.5 15.6-26.6
No 909 *** *** *** 909 100 . - .
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 485 86 16.3 12.9-20.5 399 83.7 79.5-87.1
Regional City or Suburban 213 62 24.0 18.3-30.8 151 76.0 69.2-81.7
Rural 576 142 21.4 17.7-25.7 434 78.6 74.3-82.3

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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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