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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 578 51 8.3 6.0-11.2 527 91.7 88.8-94.0
GENDER
Male 272 14 3.9 2.1- 7.0 258 96.1 93.0-97.9
Female 306 37 12.5 8.7-17.7 269 87.5 82.3-91.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 361 27 8.5 5.6-12.6 334 91.5 87.4-94.4
Non-Hispanic Black 117 16 10.6 6.1-17.9 101 89.4 82.1-93.9
Other 95 *** *** *** 87 94.8 89.3-97.5
AGE
18-44 185 *** *** *** 178 95.9 90.9-98.2
45-64 210 25 12.0 7.9-17.8 185 88.0 82.2-92.1
65+ 180 19 12.0 7.3-19.0 161 88.0 81.0-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 264 33 11.7 8.0-16.9 231 88.3 83.1-92.0
Some College + 313 18 4.9 2.9- 8.2 295 95.1 91.8-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 34 10.0 6.8-14.6 267 90.0 85.4-93.2
$50,000+ 165 *** *** *** 160 96.6 91.0-98.7

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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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