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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 913 109 12.9 10.2-16.1 804 87.1 83.9-89.8
GENDER
Male 381 41 11.3 7.8-16.2 340 88.7 83.8-92.2
Female 532 68 14.3 10.7-18.9 464 85.7 81.1-89.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 596 61 10.8 7.8-14.7 535 89.2 85.3-92.2
Non-Hispanic Black 245 35 15.3 10.6-21.6 210 84.7 78.4-89.4
Other 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 232 27 10.8 6.8-16.8 205 89.2 83.2-93.2
44-64 376 46 14.2 10.3-19.2 330 85.8 80.8-89.7
65+ 297 35 14.9 10.2-21.3 262 85.1 78.7-89.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 389 64 16.2 11.9-21.8 325 83.8 78.2-88.1
Some College + 519 44 9.8 7.0-13.7 475 90.2 86.3-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 435 66 15.4 11.4-20.4 369 84.6 79.6-88.6
$50,000+ 289 13 4.9 2.6- 9.1 276 95.1 90.9-97.4

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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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