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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-WHITE MALES

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%)
TOTAL 4,133 2,999 72.8 71.1-74.4 356 9.1 8.0-10.2 288 6.9 6.0- 7.9 162 3.8 3.1- 4.5 328 7.5 6.6- 8.5
AGE
18-24 204 146 74.1 66.3-80.6 28 12.2 7.8-18.6 14 6.7 3.4-12.6 11 5.5 2.9-10.3 5 1.5 0.6- 3.9
25-34 614 460 73.8 69.2-77.8 77 14.0 11.0-17.8 50 7.6 5.5-10.6 12 2.4 1.2- 4.7 15 2.1 1.0- 4.3
35-44 807 599 75.1 71.4-78.5 87 10.2 8.1-12.9 66 7.9 6.0-10.4 21 2.5 1.4- 4.4 34 4.2 2.8- 6.2
45-54 803 606 75.5 71.7-79.0 59 7.6 5.6-10.2 47 5.9 4.2- 8.1 31 3.3 2.2- 4.9 60 7.7 5.7-10.4
55-64 783 557 71.0 66.8-74.8 55 7.6 5.6-10.3 44 5.7 3.8- 8.4 40 4.9 3.4- 7.0 87 10.8 8.3-14.0
65-74 555 380 69.5 64.9-73.8 35 6.7 4.7- 9.6 39 6.3 4.4- 8.9 30 5.4 3.5- 8.3 71 12.0 9.2-15.5
75+ 357 242 65.5 59.2-71.3 14 3.7 2.1- 6.6 28 9.6 6.0-14.8 17 4.5 2.6- 7.6 56 16.7 12.4-22.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 510 325 65.3 60.1-70.2 24 5.3 3.3- 8.3 28 5.2 3.4- 7.8 27 5.4 3.4- 8.4 106 18.9 15.0-23.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,140 820 71.3 67.9-74.4 80 8.0 6.2-10.3 82 7.4 5.7- 9.6 63 5.2 3.8- 7.1 95 8.0 6.3-10.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,025 735 71.3 67.7-74.6 107 10.8 8.7-13.4 73 7.3 5.5- 9.6 33 2.8 1.9- 4.1 77 7.8 5.9-10.3
College Graduate 1,452 1,116 77.6 75.0-80.0 144 9.9 8.2-11.8 103 6.7 5.3- 8.4 39 2.8 1.9- 4.0 50 3.0 2.2- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 292 143 50.8 43.4-58.1 15 6.6 3.5-12.2 18 4.6 2.5- 8.2 27 9.4 5.9-14.7 89 28.6 22.3-35.9
$15,000- 24,999 477 309 63.4 57.8-68.6 34 6.2 4.2- 9.1 34 7.1 4.8-10.3 27 5.8 3.7- 9.1 73 17.5 13.5-22.5
$25,000- 34,999 497 365 73.9 69.1-78.2 45 9.6 6.9-13.2 41 7.0 5.0- 9.8 17 3.9 2.2- 6.9 29 5.6 3.6- 8.5
$35,000- 49,999 660 496 74.5 70.2-78.4 65 10.5 8.0-13.6 45 7.6 5.2-10.9 18 2.3 1.4- 3.8 36 5.2 3.5- 7.5
$50,000-74,999 654 491 74.4 70.2-78.2 74 11.9 9.2-15.3 47 7.8 5.6-10.8 21 2.9 1.8- 4.8 21 2.9 1.7- 4.8
$75,000+ 799 644 81.0 77.6-83.9 67 8.5 6.5-11.1 53 6.1 4.5- 8.3 19 2.5 1.5- 4.2 16 1.9 1.1- 3.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,197 614 50.8 47.4-54.3 86 7.8 6.2- 9.9 107 8.9 7.1-11.0 107 8.6 6.8-10.7 283 23.9 21.0-27.1
No 2,789 2,271 81.1 79.3-82.8 256 9.5 8.2-10.9 177 6.3 5.3- 7.6 50 1.9 1.3- 2.6 35 1.2 0.8- 1.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,436 1,006 70.7 67.8-73.4 108 7.7 6.2- 9.5 99 6.6 5.2- 8.4 70 4.8 3.6- 6.4 153 10.2 8.5-12.3
Non-Veteran 2,598 1,918 73.9 71.7-75.9 237 9.7 8.4-11.2 184 7.0 5.9- 8.3 87 3.2 2.5- 4.1 172 6.2 5.1- 7.5
Currently Serving 87 65 73.2 60.9-82.7 11 12.2 6.3-22.4 4 5.9 1.9-16.9 4 3.4 1.2- 9.4 3 5.3 1.5-16.8

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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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