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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Disability

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
Region 5 810 162 18.8 15.9-22.1 648 81.2 77.9-84.1
GENDER
Male 347 58 16.4 12.3-21.6 289 83.6 78.4-87.7
Female 463 104 20.9 17.1-25.4 359 79.1 74.6-82.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 485 113 22.1 18.1-26.7 372 77.9 73.3-81.9
Non-Hispanic Black 188 31 15.0 10.1-21.5 157 85.0 78.5-89.9
Other 121 14 9.8 5.4-17.1 107 90.2 82.9-94.6
AGE
18-44 308 39 11.2 7.9-15.6 269 88.8 84.4-92.1
44-64 281 61 23.4 18.2-29.7 220 76.6 70.3-81.8
65+ 207 58 28.8 21.7-37.0 149 71.2 63.0-78.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 285 62 20.4 15.5-26.5 223 79.6 73.5-84.5
Some College + 519 99 17.6 14.3-21.6 420 82.4 78.4-85.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 345 81 23.2 18.3-28.9 264 76.8 71.1-81.7
$50,000+ 299 42 12.4 8.8-17.3 257 87.6 82.7-91.2

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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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