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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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 14,885 12,107 82.5 81.7-83.2 635 4.3 3.9- 4.7 705 4.8 4.4- 5.2 637 3.9 3.5- 4.3 801 4.6 4.2- 5.0
-Cumberland County 446 355 79.0 74.4-83.1 14 3.1 1.8- 5.4 27 7.1 4.7-10.8 25 5.9 3.9- 9.0 25 4.8 3.2- 7.3
GENDER
Male 158 132 85.0 77.5-90.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 11 7.1 3.5-14.2 7 4.3 1.9- 9.4 7 3.0 1.4- 6.5
Female 288 223 74.2 68.0-79.5 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2 16 7.1 4.3-11.5 18 7.3 4.4-11.7 18 6.3 3.8-10.2
RACE
White 272 218 78.9 73.0-83.8 9 3.7 1.9- 7.1 18 6.5 4.1-10.3 14 6.1 3.4-10.5 13 4.8 2.7- 8.5
Other 169 132 78.7 70.3-85.2 5 2.3 0.8- 6.4 9 8.2 3.8-16.8 11 5.8 3.1-10.8 12 4.9 2.7- 8.9
AGE
18-44 213 175 80.0 72.7-85.8 7 3.4 1.5- 7.4 12 7.2 3.7-13.7 15 7.8 4.5-13.1 4 1.6 0.5- 4.4
45+ 231 178 77.9 71.5-83.1 7 2.9 1.3- 6.1 15 7.1 4.2-11.6 10 4.0 2.0- 7.9 21 8.2 5.2-12.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 132 73.9 65.4-81.0 6 2.8 1.2- 6.5 11 7.7 3.6-15.3 16 10.8 6.4-17.7 10 4.8 2.4- 9.2
Some College + 270 222 82.4 76.9-86.8 8 3.3 1.6- 6.9 16 6.8 4.1-11.0 9 2.7 1.3- 5.3 15 4.8 2.8- 8.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 250 194 77.6 71.1-83.1 6 2.6 1.1- 6.0 20 10.0 6.0-16.1 14 4.8 2.8- 8.1 16 5.0 2.9- 8.4
$50,000+ 108 96 86.9 78.1-92.6 4 4.0 1.4-10.8 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 4 5.1 1.9-12.9 3 2.9 0.9- 8.8

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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 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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