Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons with your PERSONAL CARE
needs, such as eating, bathing, dressing, or getting around the house?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Geographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1922 236  12.8  (10.7-15.1) 1686  87.2  (84.9-89.3)
       ADDs      
Barren River  121  13   9.7  ( 5.2-17.4)  108  90.3  (82.6-94.8)
Big Sandy  128  29  22.4  (15.1-31.8)   99  77.6  (68.2-84.9)
Bluegrass  113  10   7.9  ( 3.9-15.3)  103  92.1  (84.7-96.1)
Buffalo Trace  119  12  10.2  ( 5.5-18.2)  107  89.8  (81.8-94.5)
Cumberland Valley  163  21  11.5  ( 6.9-18.4)  142  88.5  (81.6-93.1)
FIVCO  159  12   8.7  ( 4.5-16.0)  147  91.3  (84.0-95.5)
Gateway  157  22  13.5  ( 8.2-21.4)  135  86.5  (78.6-91.8)
Green River  121  14  12.3  ( 5.2-26.2)  107  87.7  (73.8-94.8)
Kentucky River  144  19  15.0  ( 8.9-24.1)  125  85.0  (75.9-91.1)
KIPDA   95  13  12.9  ( 6.7-23.6)   82  87.1  (76.4-93.3)
Lake Cumberland  160  23  19.1  (11.6-29.6)  137  80.9  (70.4-88.4)
Lincoln Trail   99  10   8.9  ( 4.3-17.8)   89  91.1  (82.2-95.7)
Northern Kentucky  103  16  16.7  ( 9.9-26.7)   87  83.3  (73.3-90.1)
Pennyrile  127  15  16.8  ( 9.4-28.2)  112  83.2  (71.8-90.6)
Purchase  113   7   5.4  ( 2.2-12.3)  106  94.6  (87.7-97.8)

*This question is asked to respondents who stated that they were limited in daily activities or had to use
special equipment.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.