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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 457 369 81.8 76.8-85.9 24 6.7 4.0-10.9 23 4.8 3.0- 7.5 18 2.3 1.4- 3.7 23 4.5 2.7- 7.6
GENDER
Male 181 149 83.4 75.2-89.2 10 6.9 3.1-14.8 7 3.2 1.5- 6.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4 12 5.5 2.6-11.3
Female 276 220 80.1 73.8-85.1 14 6.4 3.6-11.2 16 6.5 3.6-11.3 15 3.6 2.1- 6.1 11 3.5 1.8- 6.7
RACE
White 386 309 80.2 74.6-84.8 20 7.3 4.2-12.3 19 4.6 2.8- 7.4 16 2.7 1.6- 4.6 22 5.2 3.1- 8.8
Other 69 59 87.8 75.0-94.5 3 3.9 1.0-14.8 4 5.5 1.6-16.6 2 0.7 0.1- 2.9 1 2.2 0.3-14.2
AGE
18-44 178 144 81.8 73.7-87.7 15 8.6 4.5-15.9 9 4.5 2.2- 9.0 4 1.3 0.5- 3.5 6 3.8 1.5- 9.4
45+ 279 225 81.8 76.3-86.2 9 4.0 2.0- 7.8 14 5.2 2.9- 8.9 14 3.6 2.0- 6.1 17 5.5 3.2- 9.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 286 236 84.2 77.7-89.1 13 5.9 2.8-12.0 9 2.9 1.3- 6.4 10 1.8 0.9- 3.5 18 5.2 2.8- 9.5
Some College + 171 133 77.0 69.0-83.4 11 8.2 4.3-15.0 14 8.4 4.8-14.2 8 3.1 1.5- 6.6 5 3.3 1.3- 8.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 275 216 78.2 70.9-84.2 16 8.0 4.2-14.8 13 5.2 2.8- 9.4 12 2.6 1.4- 4.8 18 6.0 3.3-10.9
$50,000+ 115 94 82.8 74.1-89.0 7 6.6 3.0-13.9 7 5.2 2.3-11.3 4 2.2 0.8- 5.8 3 3.2 1.0- 9.5

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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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