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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 653 89 14.5 11.6-18.1 564 85.5 81.9-88.4
GENDER
Male 273 37 12.8 8.9-18.0 236 87.2 82.0-91.1
Female 380 52 16.3 12.2-21.5 328 83.7 78.5-87.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 431 48 12.5 9.1-16.9 383 87.5 83.1-90.9
Non-Hispanic Black 122 27 22.5 15.0-32.3 95 77.5 67.7-85.0
Other 90 14 15.4 8.6-26.0 76 84.6 74.0-91.4
AGE
18-44 209 24 11.6 7.5-17.5 185 88.4 82.5-92.5
44-64 240 40 18.9 13.6-25.6 200 81.1 74.4-86.4
65+ 194 25 15.3 10.1-22.5 169 84.7 77.5-89.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 277 52 17.8 13.2-23.5 225 82.2 76.5-86.8
Some College + 374 37 11.7 8.1-16.5 337 88.3 83.5-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 311 57 18.5 14.0-24.1 254 81.5 75.9-86.0
$50,000+ 207 11 7.1 3.5-13.8 196 92.9 86.2-96.5

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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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