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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford 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
Guilford County 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
GENDER
Male 146 102 69.5 60.4-77.3 15 12.8 7.3-21.5 9 6.6 3.4-12.5 9 5.0 2.5- 9.9 11 6.0 3.2-10.9
Female 266 165 61.5 54.6-68.0 39 15.2 10.6-21.4 26 10.7 6.9-16.1 15 5.2 3.1- 8.7 21 7.4 4.7-11.4
RACE
White 279 178 62.8 56.1-69.1 40 15.8 11.1-22.0 22 9.0 5.6-13.9 17 5.2 3.1- 8.6 22 7.2 4.6-11.1
Other 128 86 69.9 60.0-78.3 14 11.7 6.1-21.2 13 8.9 4.9-15.6 5 3.3 1.3- 8.4 10 6.2 3.2-11.7
AGE
18-44 196 135 68.5 60.3-75.7 30 16.2 10.6-23.8 22 11.8 7.4-18.2 8 3.1 1.4- 6.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
45+ 211 128 61.1 53.4-68.4 24 12.2 7.5-19.2 13 5.8 3.3-10.1 16 7.4 4.4-12.3 30 13.4 9.3-19.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 92 61.5 52.1-70.2 14 11.7 6.2-21.1 11 7.8 4.2-14.2 13 7.9 4.4-13.6 19 11.1 6.9-17.3
Some College + 259 174 67.9 61.0-74.1 39 15.6 10.8-21.8 24 9.6 6.1-14.6 11 3.5 1.8- 6.6 11 3.5 1.8- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 215 132 61.7 53.7-69.0 33 17.0 11.5-24.4 20 9.8 5.9-15.6 8 3.2 1.5- 6.7 22 8.3 5.3-12.8
$50,000+ 114 83 71.9 62.3-79.9 11 9.4 5.1-16.7 10 9.9 5.3-17.7 9 7.9 4.0-15.1 1 0.9 0.1- 5.8
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
Cumberland 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
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
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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