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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 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 9 482 45 8.8 6.2-12.3 437 91.2 87.7-93.8
GENDER
Male 204 14 7.0 3.9-12.3 190 93.0 87.7-96.1
Female 278 31 10.5 6.9-15.9 247 89.5 84.1-93.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 304 25 7.0 4.5-10.7 279 93.0 89.3-95.5
Non-Hispanic Black 136 16 10.0 5.8-16.8 120 90.0 83.2-94.2
Other 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 126 *** *** *** 118 94.0 87.2-97.3
45-64 190 19 9.4 5.5-15.8 171 90.6 84.2-94.5
65+ 163 18 13.3 8.1-21.0 145 86.7 79.0-91.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 26 13.4 8.5-20.4 169 86.6 79.6-91.5
Some College + 286 19 5.1 3.1- 8.3 267 94.9 91.7-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 30 12.4 8.0-18.8 200 87.6 81.2-92.0
$50,000+ 165 *** *** *** 157 95.5 90.7-97.9

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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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