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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 887 79 9.0 7.0-11.4 808 91.0 88.6-93.0
GENDER
Male 382 30 8.3 5.6-12.1 352 91.7 87.9-94.4
Female 505 49 9.6 7.0-13.0 456 90.4 87.0-93.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 525 45 9.2 6.7-12.6 480 90.8 87.4-93.3
Non-Hispanic Black 211 24 9.3 5.9-14.4 187 90.7 85.6-94.1
Other 138 *** *** *** 129 93.1 86.8-96.6
AGE
18-44 372 28 8.2 5.5-12.0 344 91.8 88.0-94.5
44-64 306 33 9.8 6.6-14.3 273 90.2 85.7-93.4
65+ 196 18 10.3 6.3-16.4 178 89.7 83.6-93.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 307 42 13.0 9.3-17.9 265 87.0 82.1-90.7
Some College + 576 36 6.3 4.4- 9.0 540 93.7 91.0-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 357 46 12.8 9.3-17.4 311 87.2 82.6-90.7
$50,000+ 352 14 4.1 2.2- 7.4 338 95.9 92.6-97.8

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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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