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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 794 44 4.9 3.5- 7.0 750 95.1 93.0-96.5
GENDER
Male 340 11 3.4 1.6- 6.9 329 96.6 93.1-98.4
Female 454 33 6.4 4.3- 9.3 421 93.6 90.7-95.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 486 18 3.4 2.0- 5.7 468 96.6 94.3-98.0
Non-Hispanic Black 195 19 9.5 5.5-16.1 176 90.5 83.9-94.5
Other 107 *** *** *** 101 96.1 91.1-98.3
AGE
18-44 296 *** *** *** 289 97.5 94.1-99.0
45-64 295 22 7.1 4.4-11.3 273 92.9 88.7-95.6
65+ 194 15 7.4 4.3-12.5 179 92.6 87.5-95.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 261 25 8.6 5.3-13.6 236 91.4 86.4-94.7
Some College + 530 19 3.1 1.9- 4.9 511 96.9 95.1-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 29 7.8 4.9-12.2 285 92.2 87.8-95.1
$50,000+ 345 *** *** *** 336 97.3 94.7-98.7

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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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