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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 difficulty doing errands alone
such as visiting a doctor’s office or shopping?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,380 499 7.0 6.2- 7.8 5,881 93.0 92.2-93.8
Region 3 567 44 8.4 5.9-11.7 523 91.6 88.3-94.1
GENDER
Male 247 15 6.9 3.5-12.9 232 93.1 87.1-96.5
Female 320 29 9.8 6.7-14.1 291 90.2 85.9-93.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 424 28 7.5 4.8-11.5 396 92.5 88.5-95.2
Non-Hispanic Black 77 11 15.1 8.0-26.7 66 84.9 73.3-92.0
Other 60 *** *** *** 55 93.2 83.3-97.4
AGE
18-44 178 12 6.9 3.3-13.5 166 93.1 86.5-96.7
45-64 213 22 11.6 7.5-17.7 191 88.4 82.3-92.5
65+ 169 *** *** *** 159 93.2 87.0-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 24 11.5 7.2-17.8 205 88.5 82.2-92.8
Some College + 338 20 5.7 3.5- 9.1 318 94.3 90.9-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 287 32 13.1 8.8-19.0 255 86.9 81.0-91.2
$50,000+ 181 *** *** *** 178 98.3 94.8-99.5

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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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