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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 444 365 84.3 79.7-88.0 16 2.8 1.5- 5.0 24 5.2 3.3- 8.0 19 4.6 2.4- 8.7 20 3.1 1.9- 5.0
GENDER
Male 171 143 85.2 77.0-90.8 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1 11 6.4 3.3-12.0 6 4.4 1.3-14.1 8 3.1 1.4- 6.9
Female 273 222 83.6 78.0-88.0 13 4.4 2.2- 8.5 13 4.1 2.3- 7.4 13 4.8 2.5- 9.1 12 3.1 1.7- 5.5
RACE
White 395 324 84.1 79.1-88.1 16 3.2 1.8- 5.8 20 5.2 3.2- 8.4 16 4.4 2.1- 9.1 19 3.1 1.9- 4.9
Other 48 40 85.5 71.0-93.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 5.0 1.6-14.7 3 6.2 1.7-19.6 1 3.3 0.5-20.0
AGE
18-44 159 137 87.0 79.0-92.3 3 1.9 0.5- 7.0 8 4.1 1.8- 9.0 7 5.8 2.3-14.0 4 1.2 0.4- 3.2
45+ 282 226 81.2 75.7-85.6 12 3.7 2.1- 6.5 16 6.5 3.9-10.6 12 3.3 1.8- 6.0 16 5.3 3.1- 9.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 189 85.4 79.7-89.7 9 3.6 1.6- 7.8 11 4.2 2.2- 7.9 7 2.6 1.1- 6.0 15 4.3 2.4- 7.7
Some College + 212 175 83.0 75.1-88.8 7 1.9 0.9- 4.1 13 6.3 3.4-11.6 12 7.0 3.0-15.5 5 1.7 0.7- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 270 217 82.4 76.0-87.5 14 3.5 2.0- 6.1 11 3.5 1.9- 6.3 13 6.1 2.7-13.0 15 4.5 2.5- 7.8
$50,000+ 103 90 86.3 76.1-92.6 1 2.3 0.3-14.6 9 9.9 4.8-19.2 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6

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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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