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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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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 6,687 5,515 83.4 82.0-84.7 379 5.6 4.8- 6.5 337 4.5 3.8- 5.3 251 3.6 3.0- 4.2 205 3.0 2.4- 3.6
Pitt County 417 333 81.6 76.9-85.5 28 6.8 4.4-10.4 25 4.7 3.1- 7.2 21 4.8 2.9- 8.0 10 2.1 1.1- 4.0
GENDER
Male 157 127 80.9 73.0-86.9 10 7.3 3.6-14.1 6 3.0 1.2- 7.0 12 7.7 4.1-14.0 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6
Female 260 206 82.2 76.4-86.8 18 6.4 3.7-10.6 19 6.4 3.9-10.2 9 2.2 1.1- 4.3 8 3.0 1.4- 6.1
RACE
White 290 227 79.8 73.6-84.8 22 7.6 4.5-12.5 19 4.7 2.9- 7.5 15 5.7 3.1-10.3 7 2.2 1.0- 4.7
Other 126 105 85.2 77.4-90.7 6 5.2 2.2-11.7 6 4.8 2.1-10.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.2 3 1.9 0.5- 6.4
AGE
18-44 219 175 79.9 73.0-85.4 18 9.3 5.5-15.3 13 5.0 2.8- 8.7 10 4.4 2.0- 9.4 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2
45+ 194 154 83.4 76.9-88.4 10 3.6 1.8- 6.9 12 4.5 2.4- 8.2 11 5.4 2.7-10.4 7 3.1 1.4- 6.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 128 79.1 70.8-85.6 5 5.7 2.1-14.2 11 5.9 3.1-10.9 9 4.6 2.3- 9.2 9 4.7 2.3- 9.2
Some College + 253 204 83.2 77.2-87.9 23 7.6 4.8-11.9 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 12 5.0 2.4- 9.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 216 164 77.0 69.8-82.9 19 9.5 5.5-15.7 16 5.8 3.4- 9.8 10 4.7 2.3- 9.3 7 3.0 1.4- 6.4
$50,000+ 99 88 90.9 82.8-95.4 7 6.7 3.0-14.5 2 1.5 0.3- 6.9 2 0.9 0.2- 4.0 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 414 330 80.9 76.3-84.8 26 6.3 4.1- 9.6 33 7.3 5.0-10.6 17 3.5 2.0- 6.0 8 1.9 0.9- 4.2
Forsyth 458 367 80.3 75.7-84.2 32 7.7 5.2-11.4 30 6.2 4.1- 9.2 13 2.3 1.3- 4.1 16 3.4 2.0- 5.8
Guilford 423 353 84.2 79.5-88.0 29 6.6 4.4- 9.8 19 4.6 2.5- 8.3 14 2.9 1.5- 5.7 8 1.6 0.7- 3.6
Henderson/Transylvania 473 407 88.0 84.3-90.8 22 4.7 2.9- 7.6 18 2.9 1.8- 4.8 15 2.7 1.5- 4.8 11 1.7 0.9- 3.3
Mecklenburg 447 390 89.2 85.4-92.1 20 4.7 2.7- 8.0 18 3.4 2.0- 5.7 15 2.2 1.3- 3.7 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4
Orange 438 367 85.8 81.4-89.3 36 7.3 4.9-10.8 19 4.0 2.3- 6.9 11 2.0 1.0- 3.7 5 0.9 0.4- 2.1
Randolph 427 364 87.2 83.2-90.4 18 4.3 2.5- 7.1 19 3.9 2.3- 6.3 11 2.1 0.9- 4.8 15 2.5 1.4- 4.6
Robeson 438 352 82.4 78.0-86.1 21 5.1 3.1- 8.1 22 4.6 2.8- 7.3 17 2.9 1.7- 4.9 26 5.1 3.3- 7.8
Wake 430 370 87.2 83.1-90.4 25 5.4 3.4- 8.3 19 4.6 2.7- 7.8 7 1.3 0.5- 3.3 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Western NC 649 528 83.7 80.4-86.5 31 4.4 3.0- 6.4 27 3.8 2.5- 5.8 31 4.0 2.7- 6.0 32 4.1 2.8- 6.0
Piedmont NC 879 716 83.4 80.3-86.1 49 5.6 4.0- 7.9 50 4.2 3.0- 6.0 37 4.0 2.8- 5.7 27 2.7 1.8- 4.0
Eastern NC 794 638 80.1 76.6-83.2 42 5.9 4.1- 8.4 38 5.0 3.5- 7.1 42 4.5 3.2- 6.3 34 4.5 3.1- 6.5

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* Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

#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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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