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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 438 343 78.7 73.9-82.9 20 4.2 2.5- 6.7 19 5.9 3.4- 9.8 18 3.5 2.1- 5.6 38 7.8 5.4-11.1
GENDER
Male 153 125 82.8 74.8-88.7 5 2.3 0.9- 5.8 9 7.0 3.2-14.6 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1 11 6.6 3.4-12.4
Female 285 218 75.2 68.9-80.5 15 5.7 3.2-10.0 10 4.9 2.4- 9.7 15 5.4 3.1- 9.1 27 8.8 5.8-13.2
RACE
White 366 286 79.2 74.2-83.5 16 3.9 2.3- 6.7 14 4.2 2.2- 7.8 15 3.8 2.2- 6.5 35 8.8 6.1-12.6
Other 69 55 76.2 61.4-86.6 4 5.3 1.7-15.2 5 13.3 5.4-29.1 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 2 3.1 0.6-14.6
AGE
18-44 174 147 85.4 78.1-90.5 9 4.1 1.9- 8.4 10 6.9 3.3-14.0 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0
45+ 263 195 73.0 66.3-78.8 11 4.3 2.2- 8.1 9 5.0 2.3-10.5 15 5.3 3.1- 9.0 33 12.3 8.4-17.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 182 77.5 70.4-83.3 10 3.6 1.8- 7.3 9 7.2 3.5-14.1 11 3.7 2.0- 7.0 23 7.9 4.9-12.6
Some College + 203 161 80.3 73.7-85.6 10 4.8 2.4- 9.3 10 4.2 2.1- 8.2 7 3.1 1.4- 6.7 15 7.6 4.4-12.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 251 186 74.1 67.2-80.0 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5 10 5.9 2.9-11.8 15 5.0 2.9- 8.5 28 10.8 7.1-16.1
$50,000+ 103 92 91.6 84.2-95.7 4 3.5 1.1-10.9 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9 1 1.2 0.2- 7.8 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2

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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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