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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,548 1,258 16.5 15.5-17.6 5,290 83.5 82.4-84.5
Region 9 & 10 911 204 18.6 15.9-21.7 707 81.4 78.3-84.1
GENDER
Male 382 65 13.9 10.5-18.3 317 86.1 81.7-89.5
Female 529 139 23.0 19.0-27.6 390 77.0 72.4-81.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 595 121 16.5 13.3-20.1 474 83.5 79.9-86.7
Non-Hispanic Black 243 68 25.0 19.0-32.0 175 75.0 68.0-81.0
Other 62 11 11.6 5.2-23.6 51 88.4 76.4-94.8
AGE
18-44 233 17 3.9 2.2- 6.7 216 96.1 93.3-97.8
44-64 374 91 28.1 22.9-34.0 283 71.9 66.0-77.1
65+ 296 95 34.7 28.3-41.8 201 65.3 58.2-71.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 388 117 23.7 19.1-28.9 271 76.3 71.1-80.9
Some College + 518 86 14.1 11.0-17.8 432 85.9 82.2-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 432 128 23.2 18.9-28.1 304 76.8 71.9-81.1
$50,000+ 289 29 8.9 5.9-13.2 260 91.1 86.8-94.1

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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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