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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 467 305 68.2 62.7-73.2 43 9.8 6.7-14.1 39 8.5 5.9-12.2 38 6.5 4.5- 9.1 42 7.1 4.9-10.1
GENDER
Male 166 125 74.8 65.7-82.1 6 5.0 1.7-13.6 12 8.6 4.5-15.6 9 5.1 2.5- 9.9 14 6.6 3.7-11.5
Female 301 180 62.0 55.5-68.2 37 14.2 9.9-19.9 27 8.5 5.7-12.5 29 7.7 5.3-11.2 28 7.5 4.7-11.7
RACE
White 385 251 66.9 60.9-72.4 33 10.0 6.5-15.1 34 8.8 6.1-12.6 32 6.7 4.5- 9.7 35 7.6 5.1-11.3
Other 79 52 73.5 59.8-83.8 10 9.2 4.2-19.0 5 7.6 2.4-21.9 6 5.8 2.3-13.9 6 3.9 1.6- 9.2
AGE
18-44 154 103 70.8 61.6-78.5 20 12.2 7.0-20.5 18 8.7 5.3-14.0 8 4.2 2.0- 8.8 5 4.0 1.6- 9.7
45+ 313 202 65.7 59.4-71.5 23 7.5 4.8-11.4 21 8.4 4.8-14.1 30 8.6 5.9-12.3 37 9.9 6.9-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 257 164 67.4 59.8-74.2 26 11.4 6.8-18.5 17 6.1 3.6-10.2 24 6.9 4.4-10.6 26 8.2 5.2-12.6
Some College + 210 141 69.1 61.0-76.1 17 7.9 4.7-12.9 22 11.4 6.9-18.3 14 5.9 3.3-10.5 16 5.7 3.1-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 180 62.9 56.0-69.4 31 10.2 6.7-15.0 29 10.4 6.8-15.8 29 7.8 5.1-11.6 33 8.7 5.7-13.1
$50,000+ 99 77 79.1 69.5-86.3 9 8.4 4.1-16.4 6 6.4 2.8-14.0 4 3.4 1.2- 8.8 3 2.7 0.8- 8.1

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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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