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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental 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 14,755 10,857 74.7 73.8-75.5 918 6.0 5.6- 6.5 1,043 7.1 6.6- 7.7 920 6.1 5.6- 6.6 1,017 6.1 5.7- 6.6
-Wake County 590 450 76.7 72.5-80.4 42 6.0 4.3- 8.3 53 9.9 7.4-13.2 31 5.1 3.4- 7.5 14 2.3 1.2- 4.3
GENDER
Male 230 177 77.9 71.5-83.3 14 4.9 2.8- 8.4 27 12.7 8.5-18.6 10 3.8 1.9- 7.4 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
Female 360 273 75.4 69.9-80.2 28 7.1 4.7-10.6 26 7.1 4.7-10.5 21 6.4 4.0-10.3 12 4.0 2.0- 7.8
RACE
White 429 319 74.9 70.0-79.2 37 8.0 5.7-11.3 36 8.7 6.1-12.1 29 7.0 4.6-10.4 8 1.4 0.7- 3.1
Other 154 125 80.3 71.7-86.8 5 1.9 0.8- 4.8 16 12.1 7.0-20.1 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2 6 4.3 1.7-10.6
AGE
18-44 322 232 72.0 66.0-77.3 30 7.8 5.3-11.4 39 13.6 9.7-18.8 14 3.9 2.1- 7.0 7 2.7 1.1- 6.1
45+ 262 213 82.9 77.2-87.4 12 3.6 1.9- 6.6 14 4.9 2.7- 8.7 17 7.1 4.1-11.8 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 116 78.1 69.9-84.5 7 3.8 1.7- 8.0 14 8.5 4.6-15.3 10 5.8 2.8-11.7 7 3.8 1.7- 8.3
Some College + 435 333 76.1 71.1-80.4 35 6.9 4.8- 9.9 39 10.5 7.5-14.5 21 4.8 3.0- 7.7 7 1.7 0.7- 4.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 149 71.0 63.1-77.7 15 4.7 2.7- 8.1 20 11.6 7.0-18.5 19 9.8 5.9-16.0 7 2.9 1.3- 6.3
$50,000+ 245 193 78.9 72.7-84.0 15 5.2 3.1- 8.8 24 10.6 7.0-15.7 9 3.0 1.5- 6.0 4 2.2 0.7- 7.0

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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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