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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 1,066 107 10.0 8.1-12.3 959 90.0 87.7-91.9
GENDER
Male 514 39 7.0 5.0- 9.8 475 93.0 90.2-95.0
Female 552 68 12.8 9.9-16.5 484 87.2 83.5-90.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 684 67 9.9 7.6-12.8 617 90.1 87.2-92.4
Non-Hispanic Black 200 19 8.5 5.1-13.9 181 91.5 86.1-94.9
Other 167 18 11.8 7.2-18.7 149 88.2 81.3-92.8
AGE
18-44 428 43 9.8 7.1-13.4 385 90.2 86.6-92.9
45-64 360 40 11.8 8.5-16.2 320 88.2 83.8-91.5
65+ 264 23 7.9 5.0-12.3 241 92.1 87.7-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 377 51 14.7 11.0-19.4 326 85.3 80.6-89.0
Some College + 683 56 7.1 5.3- 9.4 627 92.9 90.6-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 442 65 15.3 11.7-19.7 377 84.7 80.3-88.3
$50,000+ 444 21 4.4 2.8- 7.0 423 95.6 93.0-97.2

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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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