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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 17,108 13,700 81.3 80.5-82.0 855 5.6 5.1- 6.1 938 5.5 5.0- 5.9 884 4.4 4.0- 4.8 731 3.3 3.0- 3.6
-Cabarrus County 419 336 83.0 78.4-86.8 25 6.1 3.8- 9.6 17 3.2 1.9- 5.4 24 5.3 3.2- 8.7 17 2.3 1.4- 3.9
GENDER
Male 161 131 85.3 77.9-90.5 10 6.0 3.0-11.9 6 2.6 1.1- 6.1 7 4.5 1.7-11.1 7 1.6 0.7- 3.5
Female 258 205 80.6 74.5-85.5 15 6.2 3.3-11.1 11 3.9 2.0- 7.2 17 6.2 3.7-10.4 10 3.1 1.6- 6.0
RACE
White 353 285 83.6 78.7-87.5 22 6.6 4.0-10.7 13 3.3 1.8- 5.8 17 3.8 2.2- 6.4 16 2.8 1.6- 4.7
Other 63 48 80.3 65.6-89.6 3 4.2 1.2-13.9 4 3.1 1.1- 8.6 7 11.8 4.6-27.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6
AGE
18-44 164 136 85.3 78.2-90.4 12 6.6 3.5-12.0 9 3.7 1.9- 7.4 5 3.5 1.1-10.1 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5
45+ 253 198 80.1 73.8-85.1 13 5.6 2.7-11.0 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 19 7.6 4.7-12.2 15 4.1 2.4- 7.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 154 84.1 76.7-89.4 7 2.9 1.2- 6.9 8 3.1 1.5- 6.4 15 8.6 4.5-15.6 5 1.4 0.6- 3.6
Some College + 230 182 82.1 75.8-87.1 18 8.9 5.2-14.8 9 3.3 1.6- 6.7 9 2.6 1.3- 5.1 12 3.1 1.7- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 157 82.5 76.2-87.4 11 4.1 2.1- 8.0 10 3.6 1.9- 7.0 15 6.9 3.9-12.0 10 2.8 1.4- 5.3
$50,000+ 144 125 86.9 79.4-91.9 8 6.2 2.9-13.0 7 4.7 2.1-10.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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