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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Healthy Days

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%)
North Carolina 16,914 11,096 67.9 67.0-68.9 1,575 9.9 9.3-10.5 1,602 9.4 8.8-10.0 1,262 6.6 6.1- 7.1 1,379 6.2 5.8- 6.6
-Davidson County 450 288 65.3 59.3-70.9 31 9.1 5.8-14.0 49 10.6 7.5-14.6 34 6.6 4.3-10.0 48 8.4 5.9-11.8
GENDER
Male 182 123 68.3 58.9-76.4 14 11.2 6.0-20.2 11 4.4 2.4- 8.1 13 6.7 3.3-13.2 21 9.3 5.4-15.4
Female 268 165 62.1 54.6-69.0 17 6.8 4.0-11.5 38 17.2 11.8-24.3 21 6.5 4.1-10.1 27 7.4 4.8-11.2
RACE
White 379 241 64.3 58.0-70.1 25 9.7 5.8-15.6 41 10.4 7.4-14.5 27 5.8 3.9- 8.6 45 9.8 6.8-13.9
Other 69 46 69.0 52.7-81.6 5 6.6 2.3-17.2 8 11.4 4.6-25.6 7 9.6 3.4-24.5 3 3.4 0.8-12.6
AGE
18-44 178 122 67.6 58.3-75.7 13 9.7 5.0-18.1 23 11.8 7.4-18.5 11 5.2 2.5-10.5 9 5.7 2.7-11.5
45+ 272 166 62.2 55.4-68.6 18 8.3 5.1-13.4 26 8.8 5.8-13.1 23 8.6 5.3-13.7 39 12.0 8.6-16.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 280 176 66.6 58.8-73.6 17 9.1 4.9-16.2 28 8.8 5.5-13.9 23 6.3 3.9-10.2 36 9.2 6.0-13.8
Some College + 170 112 62.8 53.7-71.0 14 9.2 5.2-15.8 21 13.9 8.7-21.5 11 7.2 3.3-15.2 12 6.8 3.5-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 271 163 62.3 54.2-69.8 15 8.9 4.6-16.6 30 9.6 6.2-14.5 27 8.3 5.3-12.8 36 10.8 7.1-16.2
$50,000+ 115 84 72.8 62.1-81.4 9 6.9 3.4-13.4 11 10.2 5.4-18.3 4 4.8 1.3-16.8 7 5.3 2.4-11.4

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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: 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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