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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,543 345 5.0 4.4- 5.7 6,198 95.0 94.3-95.6
-Western 1,111 61 5.7 4.0- 8.1 1,050 94.3 91.9-96.0
GENDER
Male 489 32 6.5 4.2- 9.9 457 93.5 90.1-95.8
Female 622 29 5.0 2.8- 8.8 593 95.0 91.2-97.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 959 53 5.9 4.0- 8.6 906 94.1 91.4-96.0
Non-Hispanic Black 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 168 *** *** *** 168 100 . - .
35-44 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 165 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 252 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 311 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 307 18 4.8 2.9- 7.8 289 95.2 92.2-97.1
College Graduate 372 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 191 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 354 59 18.6 13.3-25.5 295 81.4 74.5-86.7
No 752 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 952 49 5.3 3.5- 8.0 903 94.7 92.0-96.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Regional City or Suburban 261 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 850 51 6.5 4.4- 9.5 799 93.5 90.5-95.6

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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