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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,776 1,456 22.7 21.4-24.0 4,320 77.3 76.0-78.6
Region 7 706 135 18.1 15.0-21.7 571 81.9 78.3-85.0
GENDER
Male 294 51 15.9 11.5-21.6 243 84.1 78.4-88.5
Female 412 84 20.0 15.9-24.9 328 80.0 75.1-84.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 418 76 17.6 13.9-22.2 342 82.4 77.8-86.1
Non-Hispanic Black 186 49 25.3 18.3-34.0 137 74.7 66.0-81.7
Other 96 *** *** *** 87 93.2 86.2-96.8
AGE
18-44 240 18 9.5 5.5-15.9 222 90.5 84.1-94.5
45-64 274 69 24.8 19.5-31.0 205 75.2 69.0-80.5
65+ 182 46 24.2 17.9-31.9 136 75.8 68.1-82.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 61 24.1 18.1-31.3 190 75.9 68.7-81.9
Some College + 452 74 14.6 11.4-18.5 378 85.4 81.5-88.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 298 80 28.2 22.2-35.0 218 71.8 65.0-77.8
$50,000+ 282 34 9.8 6.8-14.0 248 90.2 86.0-93.2

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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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