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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 511 158 29.1 24.9-33.8 353 70.9 66.2-75.1
GENDER
Male 231 73 29.1 23.0-36.1 158 70.9 63.9-77.0
Female 280 85 29.1 23.4-35.6 195 70.9 64.4-76.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 305 97 33.1 27.3-39.5 208 66.9 60.5-72.7
Non-Hispanic Black 113 39 28.6 20.4-38.5 74 71.4 61.5-79.6
Other 89 19 13.1 8.0-20.6 70 86.9 79.4-92.0
AGE
18-44 143 25 16.6 11.0-24.4 118 83.4 75.6-89.0
45-64 198 76 37.6 30.6-45.1 122 62.4 54.9-69.4
65+ 167 55 38.3 30.1-47.1 112 61.7 52.9-69.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 94 35.5 28.9-42.7 148 64.5 57.3-71.1
Some College + 268 64 22.4 17.3-28.5 204 77.6 71.5-82.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 267 104 35.3 29.0-42.2 163 64.7 57.8-71.0
$50,000+ 136 23 17.7 11.6-26.0 113 82.3 74.0-88.4

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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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