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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-Females

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
-FEMALES 3,757 966 23.2 21.6-24.9 2,791 76.8 75.1-78.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,515 704 25.9 23.9-28.0 1,811 74.1 72.0-76.1
Non-Hispanic Black 796 184 20.6 17.5-24.1 612 79.4 75.9-82.5
Other 404 70 13.8 10.5-18.0 334 86.2 82.0-89.5
AGE
18-34 642 68 10.0 7.7-13.0 574 90.0 87.0-92.3
35-44 512 90 17.3 13.9-21.4 422 82.7 78.6-86.1
45-54 636 174 27.7 23.8-32.0 462 72.3 68.0-76.2
55-64 729 234 34.2 30.0-38.6 495 65.8 61.4-70.0
65-74 688 215 31.5 27.4-35.9 473 68.5 64.1-72.6
75+ 493 175 36.0 31.2-41.1 318 64.0 58.9-68.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 385 147 35.6 30.0-41.6 238 64.4 58.4-70.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,007 269 22.1 19.3-25.1 738 77.9 74.9-80.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,101 321 25.0 22.2-28.0 780 75.0 72.0-77.8
College Graduate 1,255 229 15.2 13.2-17.5 1,026 84.8 82.5-86.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 397 174 40.0 34.2-46.2 223 60.0 53.8-65.8
$15,000- 24,999 637 212 31.4 27.2-35.9 425 68.6 64.1-72.8
$25,000- 34,999 322 85 26.5 21.0-32.9 237 73.5 67.1-79.0
$35,000- 49,999 400 88 16.9 13.3-21.3 312 83.1 78.7-86.7
$50,000- 74,999 406 80 18.3 14.3-23.2 326 81.7 76.8-85.7
$75,000+ 719 104 12.7 10.3-15.5 615 87.3 84.5-89.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 125 34 27.7 19.7-37.6 91 72.3 62.4-80.3
Non-Veteran 3,625 932 23.1 21.5-24.8 2,693 76.9 75.2-78.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,104 235 19.9 17.4-22.8 869 80.1 77.2-82.6
Regional City or Suburban 792 208 24.3 21.0-27.9 584 75.7 72.1-79.0
Rural 1,861 523 25.2 22.8-27.7 1,338 74.8 72.3-77.2

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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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