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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Quality of Life+

During the past 30 days, for about how many days have you felt VERY HEALTHY and FULL OF ENERGY?

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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%)
TOTAL 2,914 415 13.4 11.7-15.2 113 4.4 3.4- 5.7 219 7.4 6.1- 9.1 1,433 49.4 46.6-52.2 734 25.5 23.1-28.0
GENDER
Male 1,131 134 11.1 8.8-13.8 33 3.6 2.4- 5.5 87 6.8 5.1- 9.1 537 49.1 44.8-53.4 340 29.4 25.7-33.5
Female 1,783 281 15.5 13.1-18.2 80 5.1 3.6- 7.0 132 8.0 6.1-10.5 896 49.7 46.1-53.3 394 21.8 18.9-24.9
RACE
White 2,198 320 14.1 12.1-16.4 78 3.8 2.8- 5.2 166 7.6 6.0- 9.6 1,095 49.8 46.6-53.0 539 24.6 21.9-27.5
African American 532 71 11.1 7.9-15.3 25 5.8 3.2-10.4 39 6.1 3.8- 9.8 256 50.0 43.5-56.6 141 27.0 21.7-33.0
Other Minorities 141 18 12.1 6.0-22.9 6 5.0 1.8-13.4 8 5.9 2.3-14.1 64 44.5 32.5-57.1 45 32.5 21.3-46.1
HISPANIC
Yes 87 11 12.3 4.8-28.0 6 6.0 2.0-17.0 7 6.6 2.6-15.7 35 44.0 29.8-59.3 28 31.1 19.4-45.8
No 2,821 404 13.4 11.7-15.3 107 4.3 3.3- 5.6 210 7.4 6.0- 9.0 1,397 49.7 46.8-52.5 703 25.2 22.8-27.8
AGE
18-24 270 20 4.9 2.8- 8.5 8 2.9 1.2- 6.6 24 10.0 5.4-18.0 167 61.5 51.7-70.5 51 20.7 13.4-30.5
25-34 555 47 8.0 5.3-11.9 23 4.6 2.5- 8.2 32 5.4 3.4- 8.5 334 57.6 51.1-63.9 119 24.5 19.2-30.6
35-44 622 60 9.5 6.7-13.4 28 6.5 4.0-10.4 45 6.8 4.5-10.1 357 54.4 48.7-60.1 132 22.8 18.1-28.3
45-54 556 96 16.3 12.3-21.4 28 5.8 3.3-10.2 50 8.2 5.2-12.6 271 49.9 43.6-56.2 111 19.8 15.5-24.9
55-64 361 65 17.9 12.9-24.3 12 2.6 1.2- 5.6 29 8.3 5.0-13.5 142 37.3 30.7-44.5 113 33.8 27.0-41.4
65+ 524 126 25.4 20.2-31.5 13 2.6 1.3- 5.0 37 7.3 4.6-11.5 150 30.6 25.2-36.7 198 34.1 28.6-40.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 357 102 25.5 19.5-32.7 18 4.8 2.3- 9.7 26 5.7 3.5- 9.2 110 39.0 31.5-47.1 101 25.0 19.0-32.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 838 140 13.4 10.6-16.8 33 4.4 2.7- 7.1 75 10.6 7.6-14.7 363 42.6 37.5-47.9 227 29.0 24.3-34.2
Some Post-H.S. 763 88 11.3 8.5-15.0 29 4.5 2.7- 7.5 59 6.2 4.2- 9.0 406 54.3 49.0-59.4 181 23.7 19.7-28.2
College Graduate 948 83 8.7 6.5-11.6 33 4.0 2.5- 6.2 58 5.8 4.0- 8.3 551 58.2 53.3-62.8 223 23.3 19.4-27.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 244 59 23.9 16.3-33.5 14 5.8 2.7-12.0 26 9.7 5.6-16.3 91 40.8 31.3-51.0 54 19.8 13.3-28.5
$15,000- 24,999 464 92 20.0 14.9-26.2 24 6.2 3.7-10.2 46 8.4 5.6-12.5 206 47.0 39.8-54.3 96 18.4 13.8-24.2
$25,000- 34,999 443 68 15.5 11.5-20.8 18 4.3 2.0- 8.9 28 5.2 3.1- 8.7 218 48.8 42.1-55.6 111 26.1 20.7-32.4
$35,000- 49,999 474 52 10.0 7.0-14.1 14 4.1 1.9- 8.5 43 9.4 6.2-14.0 240 49.9 43.3-56.4 125 26.7 21.5-32.6
$50,000+ 781 58 6.4 4.4- 9.3 25 2.6 1.5- 4.3 42 6.3 4.2- 9.5 467 57.5 52.1-62.8 189 27.1 22.3-32.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 202 34 18.1 12.6-25.3 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 17 8.3 5.0-13.6 91 44.4 36.5-52.6 52 26.0 19.7-33.4
Cumberland 199 29 12.7 8.5-18.7 10 3.5 1.7- 7.3 9 3.6 1.7- 7.4 96 51.9 44.1-59.7 55 28.2 21.7-35.8
Durham 201 30 11.3 7.5-16.5 8 2.7 1.3- 5.4 16 6.0 3.4-10.4 101 56.9 47.9-65.4 46 23.2 16.5-31.5
Forsyth 218 27 11.3 7.5-16.7 8 3.3 1.5- 6.8 17 8.8 5.1-14.8 103 46.4 39.0-54.0 63 30.1 23.3-37.9
Gaston 221 37 15.6 10.9-21.7 10 4.3 2.3- 8.1 17 6.5 3.8-10.9 103 49.2 41.7-56.7 54 24.5 18.8-31.3
Guilford 183 18 10.0 6.1-15.8 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 13 6.2 3.4-11.1 90 41.5 33.8-49.6 59 41.3 33.1-50.0
Mecklenburg 206 30 12.1 8.3-17.4 5 3.6 1.4- 9.1 10 4.0 1.9- 8.0 120 57.7 49.9-65.1 41 22.6 16.5-30.1
New Hanover 188 21 8.7 5.4-13.7 6 2.7 1.2- 6.3 17 8.3 4.9-13.6 108 61.8 52.2-70.6 36 18.5 12.7-26.2
Onslow 201 15 5.9 3.2-10.5 7 2.8 1.2- 6.1 16 7.8 4.6-13.0 107 48.1 38.4-58.0 56 35.4 25.1-47.3
Wake 199 20 11.0 6.3-18.6 7 3.8 1.8- 8.0 10 6.5 3.3-12.6 113 54.0 45.8-62.0 49 24.5 18.3-32.1
Western NC 286 56 17.1 13.0-22.2 10 3.9 2.0- 7.3 26 10.1 6.6-15.1 117 42.9 36.5-49.6 77 26.0 20.6-32.2
Piedmont NC 303 48 12.9 9.2-17.6 14 4.4 2.5- 7.9 32 10.6 7.0-15.8 136 47.9 41.1-54.8 73 24.1 18.6-30.8
Eastern NC 307 50 14.7 10.7-19.9 17 6.4 3.9-10.5 19 4.6 2.7- 7.8 148 50.1 43.3-56.8 73 24.1 18.8-30.5

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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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