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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Disability

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, do you have serious difficulty concentrating,
remembering, or making decisions?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,548 752 11.6 10.7-12.5 5,796 88.4 87.5-89.3
Region 1 & 2 995 122 12.8 10.2-16.0 873 87.2 84.0-89.8
GENDER
Male 433 49 12.3 8.6-17.2 384 87.7 82.8-91.4
Female 562 73 13.3 9.8-17.8 489 86.7 82.2-90.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 842 101 12.2 9.5-15.5 741 87.8 84.5-90.5
Non-Hispanic Black 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 257 31 14.0 9.2-20.9 226 86.0 79.1-90.8
44-64 356 53 13.9 10.0-19.1 303 86.1 80.9-90.0
65+ 371 37 9.6 6.5-13.8 334 90.4 86.2-93.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 383 63 17.1 12.4-23.1 320 82.9 76.9-87.6
Some College + 609 58 9.3 6.8-12.7 551 90.7 87.3-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 503 80 16.3 12.4-21.2 423 83.7 78.8-87.6
$50,000+ 302 14 3.9 2.0- 7.3 288 96.1 92.7-98.0

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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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