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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 380 308 79.9 74.6-84.4 13 2.9 1.6- 5.3 26 8.6 5.6-13.1 13 2.2 1.2- 4.0 20 6.3 3.8-10.2
GENDER
Male 147 127 86.1 78.6-91.3 3 2.1 0.6- 6.4 7 5.0 2.4-10.4 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 8 6.2 2.8-13.0
Female 233 181 73.8 66.0-80.3 10 3.8 1.9- 7.4 19 12.2 7.3-19.9 11 3.8 2.0- 7.2 12 6.4 3.4-11.6
RACE
White 335 270 78.8 72.9-83.7 13 3.4 1.8- 6.1 24 9.4 6.0-14.5 10 1.8 0.9- 3.6 18 6.6 3.9-10.9
Other 45 38 87.8 74.1-94.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.3 0.7-14.0 3 4.7 1.3-15.3 2 4.3 0.8-18.8
AGE
18-44 142 114 79.4 70.1-86.4 4 2.6 0.9- 7.3 15 13.5 7.6-22.7 5 2.4 0.9- 5.9 4 2.2 0.7- 6.4
45+ 234 191 80.3 73.5-85.8 8 3.0 1.4- 6.2 11 5.0 2.7- 9.0 8 2.1 1.0- 4.5 16 9.7 5.6-16.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 229 179 78.4 71.4-84.1 7 2.7 1.2- 5.9 16 8.8 5.0-15.0 9 2.0 1.0- 4.0 18 8.1 4.9-13.1
Some College + 151 129 82.3 73.1-88.9 6 3.3 1.4- 7.9 10 8.4 4.1-16.3 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9 2 3.4 0.8-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 147 77.8 69.5-84.4 5 2.8 1.1- 7.1 11 8.3 4.2-16.0 9 2.8 1.4- 5.6 14 8.2 4.6-14.2
$50,000+ 87 74 83.4 71.3-91.0 5 4.7 1.8-11.6 5 6.7 2.6-16.2 2 1.8 0.4- 7.8 1 3.5 0.5-20.6

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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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