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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 6,383 742 11.3 10.4-12.3 5,641 88.7 87.7-89.6
Region 3 568 81 14.8 11.5-18.8 487 85.2 81.2-88.5
GENDER
Male 247 27 12.4 7.7-19.2 220 87.6 80.8-92.3
Female 321 54 17.0 12.9-22.1 267 83.0 77.9-87.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 425 52 13.2 9.6-17.9 373 86.8 82.1-90.4
Non-Hispanic Black 77 *** *** *** 59 77.8 66.0-86.4
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 178 29 15.4 10.1-22.8 149 84.6 77.2-89.9
45-64 213 35 16.7 11.6-23.6 178 83.3 76.4-88.4
65+ 170 17 11.3 6.9-18.0 153 88.7 82.0-93.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 50 22.0 16.2-29.1 179 78.0 70.9-83.8
Some College + 339 31 8.5 5.7-12.6 308 91.5 87.4-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 287 58 21.0 15.7-27.5 229 79.0 72.5-84.3
$50,000+ 182 *** *** *** 172 93.0 86.5-96.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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