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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Health Status

Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good?

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  Total
Respond.#
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,105 4,035 67.4 65.6-69.1 636 10.8 9.6-12.1 576 8.6 7.6- 9.6 396 6.5 5.7- 7.5 462 6.7 5.8- 7.6
Cumberland County 423 272 66.6 59.6-72.8 48 11.2 7.6-16.2 50 12.3 9.0-16.6 30 6.2 4.2- 9.3 23 3.8 2.3- 6.0
GENDER
Male 175 124 72.7 62.0-81.2 18 10.3 5.3-19.0 19 9.9 5.8-16.3 7 3.8 1.7- 8.2 7 3.4 1.5- 7.4
Female 248 148 58.7 51.7-65.3 30 12.4 8.4-17.8 31 15.4 10.8-21.4 23 9.3 6.0-14.2 16 4.2 2.5- 7.1
RACE
White 246 161 67.0 60.2-73.2 25 8.8 5.7-13.2 28 12.9 8.8-18.7 15 6.2 3.6-10.4 17 5.1 3.0- 8.7
Other 164 106 68.0 55.1-78.6 20 13.3 7.0-23.9 21 11.5 6.7-19.0 12 5.1 2.6-10.0 5 2.1 0.7- 6.0
AGE
18-44 242 165 70.7 61.5-78.5 27 10.9 6.3-18.2 34 13.1 8.8-19.0 14 5.0 2.8- 8.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
45+ 178 107 59.5 51.2-67.3 20 11.6 7.2-18.1 15 9.9 5.7-16.6 16 9.0 5.3-14.8 20 10.0 6.1-15.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 114 71.6 60.7-80.5 18 7.0 3.9-12.2 21 12.1 7.1-19.9 13 4.8 2.5- 9.1 13 4.4 2.2- 8.4
Some College + 243 157 62.2 54.2-69.5 30 14.7 9.2-22.7 29 12.4 8.5-17.8 17 7.4 4.5-12.1 10 3.2 1.6- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 152 61.2 54.5-67.5 31 10.9 7.4-15.6 32 13.8 9.7-19.3 26 9.2 6.1-13.8 18 4.9 2.9- 8.2
$50,000+ 85 67 68.7 52.8-81.2 10 19.4 8.9-37.4 7 10.5 4.5-22.8 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 417 271 65.1 59.5-70.3 35 10.7 7.3-15.5 46 10.6 7.5-14.8 29 6.1 4.1- 9.0 36 7.5 5.3-10.5
Durham 391 270 70.4 63.5-76.5 48 11.8 8.5-16.1 34 10.4 5.8-17.7 19 3.7 2.2- 6.2 20 3.8 2.3- 6.1
Forsyth 451 295 67.8 62.7-72.5 46 10.2 7.4-14.0 41 8.4 6.0-11.6 35 7.3 5.1-10.3 34 6.3 4.2- 9.3
Gaston 458 300 68.0 63.1-72.6 35 7.3 5.1-10.5 45 10.4 7.6-14.1 30 6.1 4.1- 9.1 48 8.1 6.0-10.9
Guilford 412 267 65.2 59.7-70.4 54 14.1 10.3-19.0 35 8.8 6.1-12.5 24 5.1 3.3- 7.8 32 6.8 4.7- 9.7
Mecklenburg 427 292 69.9 64.5-74.7 54 12.2 8.8-16.6 46 10.9 7.9-14.8 17 3.5 2.0- 5.9 18 3.6 2.2- 6.0
New Hanover 397 262 67.5 61.6-73.0 47 10.7 7.8-14.6 31 7.4 5.0-10.8 25 6.4 4.2- 9.8 32 7.9 5.4-11.5
Onslow 430 296 68.5 61.3-75.0 40 9.1 6.2-13.1 44 11.8 6.8-19.8 22 5.5 3.4- 8.8 28 5.1 3.4- 7.7
Wake 426 289 68.0 62.7-73.0 53 13.8 10.3-18.2 50 10.7 7.7-14.5 19 4.7 2.9- 7.6 15 2.8 1.6- 4.8
Western NC 607 396 67.5 63.3-71.4 53 8.6 6.4-11.4 47 7.0 5.1- 9.4 39 6.6 4.7- 9.2 72 10.4 8.1-13.2
Piedmont NC 661 435 68.6 64.4-72.5 66 9.4 7.1-12.3 52 7.5 5.5-10.1 57 7.8 5.9-10.3 51 6.8 4.9- 9.2
Eastern NC 605 390 65.2 60.4-69.6 57 11.6 8.6-15.6 55 7.9 5.7-10.7 50 7.5 5.4-10.2 53 7.9 5.8-10.7

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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