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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 483 54 11.5 8.2-15.8 429 88.5 84.2-91.8
GENDER
Male 204 20 10.9 6.3-18.1 184 89.1 81.9-93.7
Female 279 34 12.1 8.0-17.9 245 87.9 82.1-92.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 303 33 13.3 8.8-19.7 270 86.7 80.3-91.2
Non-Hispanic Black 137 16 9.5 5.5-16.1 121 90.5 83.9-94.5
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 127 12 11.1 5.7-20.5 115 88.9 79.5-94.3
45-64 192 27 12.9 8.3-19.7 165 87.1 80.3-91.7
65+ 162 14 9.3 5.3-15.8 148 90.7 84.2-94.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 197 28 13.9 8.8-21.4 169 86.1 78.6-91.2
Some College + 285 26 9.6 5.9-15.1 259 90.4 84.9-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 38 16.3 10.9-23.7 192 83.7 76.3-89.1
$50,000+ 166 *** *** *** 160 97.3 93.9-98.8

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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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