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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 597 74 12.5 9.7-16.0 523 87.5 84.0-90.3
GENDER
Male 264 22 8.4 5.2-13.4 242 91.6 86.6-94.8
Female 333 52 16.2 12.0-21.5 281 83.8 78.5-88.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 467 58 13.3 10.0-17.5 409 86.7 82.5-90.0
Non-Hispanic Black 72 11 11.9 6.0-22.1 61 88.1 77.9-94.0
Other 56 *** *** *** 52 94.5 85.2-98.1
AGE
18-44 179 22 8.3 5.1-13.2 157 91.7 86.8-94.9
44-64 229 33 19.0 13.3-26.4 196 81.0 73.6-86.7
65+ 184 19 10.8 6.7-17.0 165 89.2 83.0-93.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 240 40 16.2 11.5-22.4 200 83.8 77.6-88.5
Some College + 355 34 9.3 6.5-13.3 321 90.7 86.7-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 52 16.4 12.1-21.9 250 83.6 78.1-87.9
$50,000+ 190 *** *** *** 182 95.1 89.8-97.7

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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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