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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Healthy Days

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 14,735 9,890 68.4 67.5-69.4 1,281 9.0 8.5- 9.6 1,293 8.7 8.1- 9.3 953 6.0 5.6- 6.5 1,318 7.9 7.4- 8.4
-Alamance County 391 265 66.0 60.2-71.4 33 12.0 8.2-17.3 35 8.4 5.9-11.9 24 5.5 3.6- 8.5 34 8.0 5.4-11.8
GENDER
Male 120 86 67.8 57.0-77.0 14 16.3 9.2-27.4 9 6.1 3.1-11.6 5 4.3 1.7-10.3 6 5.5 2.1-13.8
Female 271 179 64.7 58.1-70.9 19 8.9 5.6-13.9 26 10.1 6.6-15.0 19 6.5 4.0-10.3 28 9.8 6.6-14.5
RACE
White 303 205 67.2 60.7-73.0 26 11.4 7.5-17.0 27 8.3 5.6-12.3 19 5.0 3.1- 8.0 26 8.1 5.1-12.6
Other 86 58 61.7 48.5-73.4 7 14.0 5.8-29.8 8 8.9 4.2-17.8 5 7.3 2.9-17.0 8 8.1 3.7-17.0
AGE
18-44 142 95 62.7 52.7-71.7 15 16.9 9.7-27.8 19 12.0 7.4-18.8 8 5.1 2.5-10.2 5 3.3 1.3- 7.9
45+ 248 169 68.4 61.4-74.6 18 8.4 5.2-13.1 16 5.8 3.4- 9.5 16 5.9 3.3-10.2 29 11.6 7.5-17.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 122 59.8 51.4-67.7 17 13.5 7.9-22.3 18 8.9 5.4-14.3 16 7.6 4.4-12.9 23 10.2 6.5-15.7
Some College + 194 142 72.0 63.8-78.8 16 10.6 6.1-17.6 17 8.0 4.8-13.0 8 3.5 1.7- 7.2 11 5.9 2.8-12.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 152 62.7 55.1-69.7 21 12.8 7.9-20.2 24 8.9 5.8-13.6 17 6.4 3.7-10.7 25 9.2 6.0-14.0
$50,000+ 81 61 71.9 58.4-82.4 8 12.0 5.3-24.8 6 6.4 2.8-13.9 3 4.2 1.4-12.3 3 5.5 1.2-21.3

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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