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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-Males

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
-MALES 2,811 617 19.9 18.2-21.7 2,194 80.1 78.3-81.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,903 446 21.8 19.6-24.1 1,457 78.2 75.9-80.4
Non-Hispanic Black 478 106 18.4 14.9-22.6 372 81.6 77.4-85.1
Other 384 55 12.6 9.2-16.8 329 87.4 83.2-90.8
AGE
18-34 587 59 10.6 8.1-13.8 528 89.4 86.2-91.9
35-44 409 56 13.3 9.8-17.8 353 86.7 82.2-90.2
45-54 510 99 20.2 16.4-24.5 411 79.8 75.5-83.6
55-64 586 184 30.6 26.4-35.3 402 69.4 64.7-73.6
65-74 440 133 31.9 26.7-37.5 307 68.1 62.5-73.3
75+ 251 84 35.4 28.3-43.2 167 64.6 56.8-71.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 320 93 28.8 23.3-35.1 227 71.2 64.9-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 814 200 20.7 17.8-24.0 614 79.3 76.0-82.2
Some Post-H.S. 708 182 20.5 17.4-23.9 526 79.5 76.1-82.6
College Graduate 948 139 12.5 10.4-15.0 809 87.5 85.0-89.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 211 94 40.7 33.0-48.8 117 59.3 51.2-67.0
$15,000- 24,999 454 142 28.8 24.1-34.0 312 71.2 66.0-75.9
$25,000- 34,999 251 64 27.4 20.7-35.3 187 72.6 64.7-79.3
$35,000- 49,999 338 64 15.2 11.6-19.8 274 84.8 80.2-88.4
$50,000- 74,999 406 58 12.3 9.1-16.4 348 87.7 83.6-90.9
$75,000+ 702 94 11.5 9.1-14.4 608 88.5 85.6-90.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 759 226 27.9 24.2-31.8 533 72.1 68.2-75.8
Non-Veteran 2,040 389 17.6 15.7-19.7 1,651 82.4 80.3-84.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 834 121 14.2 11.7-17.1 713 85.8 82.9-88.3
Regional City or Suburban 630 154 22.9 19.3-26.9 476 77.1 73.1-80.7
Rural 1,347 342 22.7 20.1-25.6 1,005 77.3 74.4-79.9

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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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