Because of any impairment or health problem, do you need the help of other persons in handling your ROUTINE
needs, such as everyday household chores,doing necessary business, shopping, or getting around for other
purposes?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1921 724  34.8  (31.8-38.0) 1197  65.2  (62.0-68.2)
     GENDER      
Male  629 190  27.8  (23.2-32.8)  439  72.2  (67.2-76.8)
Female 1292 534  40.9  (37.1-44.8)  758  59.1  (55.2-62.9)
   RACE/ETHNICITY      
White/NH 1805 675  34.5  (31.3-37.7) 1130  65.5  (62.3-68.7)
African American/NH   56  23  33.3  (19.8-50.3)   33  66.7  (49.7-80.2)
       AGE      
18-24   34   7  19.4  ( 8.0-39.8)   27  80.6  (60.2-92.0)
25-34  139  49  26.3  (18.6-35.9)   90  73.7  (64.1-81.4)
35-44  257 103  35.9  (28.4-44.3)  154  64.1  (55.7-71.6)
45-54  417 161  38.3  (32.0-45.0)  256  61.7  (55.0-68.0)
55-64  422 148  35.0  (28.4-42.3)  274  65.0  (57.7-71.6)
65+  647 254  36.3  (31.1-41.9)  393  63.7  (58.1-68.9)
     EDUCATION      
Less Than H.S.  672 303  40.6  (35.3-46.1)  369  59.4  (53.9-64.7)
H.S. or G.E.D.  683 248  36.2  (31.1-41.7)  435  63.8  (58.3-68.9)
Some Post-H.S.  384 121  29.2  (23.1-36.2)  263  70.8  (63.8-76.9)
College Graduate  180  51  26.4  (18.5-36.3)  129  73.6  (63.7-81.5)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME      
Less than $15,000  479 228  46.0  (39.7-52.5)  251  54.0  (47.5-60.3)
$15,000- 24,999  331 137  42.8  (35.4-50.5)  194  57.2  (49.5-64.6)
$25,000- 34,999  159  43  24.0  (16.3-33.9)  116  76.0  (66.1-83.7)
$35,000- 49,999  151  28  22.1  (13.9-33.2)  123  77.9  (66.8-86.1)
$50,000 - 74,999   98  24  20.4  (12.2-32.1)   74  79.6  (67.9-87.8)
$75,000 +   57   8  17.4  ( 7.3-35.9)   49  82.6  (64.1-92.7)

*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.