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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 433 304 73.2 68.4-77.5 41 9.7 7.0-13.4 32 6.7 4.6- 9.6 22 3.8 2.4- 6.0 34 6.6 4.6- 9.5
GENDER
Male 157 122 80.4 73.1-86.1 15 9.6 5.7-15.9 6 3.6 1.5- 8.1 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 11 5.1 2.7- 9.6
Female 276 182 66.6 60.2-72.4 26 9.8 6.4-14.6 26 9.5 6.3-14.1 19 6.1 3.7- 9.9 23 8.0 5.1-12.4
RACE
White 311 227 74.6 68.9-79.5 29 9.8 6.6-14.3 20 6.7 4.2-10.6 15 3.9 2.2- 6.7 20 5.0 3.1- 8.0
Other 120 75 69.1 59.5-77.3 12 9.6 5.1-17.3 12 6.7 3.6-12.0 7 3.7 1.6- 8.4 14 10.9 6.2-18.6
AGE
18-44 169 120 74.8 67.1-81.2 24 13.5 8.8-20.2 13 6.5 3.5-11.8 5 1.4 0.6- 3.4 7 3.7 1.6- 8.4
45+ 263 184 72.1 65.8-77.6 16 6.7 3.9-11.3 19 6.8 4.2-10.7 17 5.6 3.3- 9.2 27 8.8 5.9-13.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 103 69.9 61.7-77.1 12 8.5 4.6-15.4 12 6.6 3.6-12.0 13 5.7 3.1-10.0 19 9.2 5.6-14.9
Some College + 274 201 75.0 69.0-80.2 29 10.4 7.0-15.1 20 6.7 4.2-10.6 9 2.8 1.3- 5.6 15 5.1 3.0- 8.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 225 144 68.7 61.8-74.9 20 9.2 5.6-14.6 25 9.4 6.2-14.1 15 5.0 2.8- 8.6 21 7.7 4.8-12.1
$50,000+ 137 110 80.2 71.9-86.4 11 8.6 4.6-15.4 7 5.8 2.7-12.1 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 6 3.8 1.6- 8.8

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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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