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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 406 326 82.3 77.4-86.3 19 6.4 3.7-10.8 20 4.3 2.6- 7.1 27 4.5 2.9- 6.9 14 2.6 1.5- 4.6
GENDER
Male 161 129 80.8 72.5-87.0 9 8.3 3.9-16.5 9 4.9 2.3- 9.9 8 3.9 1.8- 8.1 6 2.3 1.0- 5.2
Female 245 197 83.9 78.4-88.2 10 4.3 2.2- 8.3 11 3.6 1.9- 6.9 19 5.1 3.1- 8.4 8 3.1 1.5- 6.3
RACE
White 346 274 82.2 77.2-86.3 17 6.1 3.5-10.4 18 4.3 2.5- 7.3 25 4.7 3.0- 7.2 12 2.7 1.5- 4.8
Other 59 51 82.5 63.8-92.7 2 7.7 1.4-32.3 2 4.1 0.8-17.6 2 3.3 0.5-17.3 2 2.5 0.5-11.7
AGE
18-44 174 143 82.5 74.6-88.3 9 7.8 3.7-15.7 10 5.2 2.6-10.1 9 3.3 1.6- 6.8 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8
45+ 232 183 82.0 76.1-86.7 10 4.5 2.3- 8.7 10 3.1 1.6- 5.9 18 5.9 3.4-10.0 11 4.5 2.4- 8.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 199 161 82.8 75.5-88.3 8 5.9 2.5-13.2 10 4.3 2.1- 8.6 14 4.8 2.6- 8.8 6 2.2 0.9- 4.8
Some College + 207 165 81.7 74.6-87.1 11 6.8 3.3-13.4 10 4.3 2.1- 8.7 13 4.1 2.2- 7.6 8 3.1 1.5- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 222 176 80.0 72.3-85.9 13 9.2 4.7-17.0 9 2.8 1.2- 6.2 14 5.0 2.7- 9.0 10 3.1 1.6- 5.9
$50,000+ 125 100 82.1 73.8-88.2 6 4.4 1.8-10.1 10 7.7 3.9-14.6 5 2.9 1.1- 7.4 4 2.9 1.1- 7.8

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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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