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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental 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 16,999 12,167 71.3 70.3-72.2 1,214 8.0 7.4- 8.6 1,417 8.6 8.0- 9.2 1,197 6.9 6.4- 7.5 1,004 5.2 4.8- 5.7
-Union County 379 289 73.1 67.1-78.3 20 4.9 3.0- 7.8 35 10.4 7.1-14.9 23 8.9 5.4-14.1 12 2.8 1.5- 5.3
GENDER
Male 153 120 77.1 68.1-84.1 8 4.2 1.9- 9.0 9 6.6 3.3-12.9 10 9.2 4.6-17.7 6 2.9 1.2- 7.1
Female 226 169 68.7 60.5-75.8 12 5.5 3.1- 9.7 26 14.5 9.4-21.8 13 8.5 4.3-16.0 6 2.8 1.2- 6.4
RACE
White 319 244 71.7 64.9-77.6 15 4.5 2.6- 7.6 28 10.5 6.8-15.7 23 11.1 6.9-17.5 9 2.2 1.1- 4.5
Other 58 43 78.0 64.6-87.3 5 6.5 2.4-16.4 7 10.3 4.5-21.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.3 1.6-16.2
AGE
18-44 165 119 67.0 57.9-75.0 9 4.7 2.3- 9.3 19 13.6 8.5-21.2 16 13.4 7.8-22.2 2 1.3 0.3- 5.8
45+ 210 168 81.3 75.0-86.3 10 4.9 2.6- 9.1 16 6.3 3.7-10.5 7 3.0 1.3- 6.9 9 4.5 2.2- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 117 69.3 59.3-77.7 7 4.5 2.0- 9.7 21 15.6 9.7-24.2 10 8.2 3.5-17.8 3 2.5 0.7- 8.3
Some College + 220 172 76.0 68.4-82.2 13 5.2 2.9- 9.2 14 6.8 3.7-12.2 13 9.4 5.1-16.5 8 2.7 1.3- 5.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 130 68.4 58.8-76.7 9 4.7 2.2- 9.5 19 11.9 7.1-19.4 12 11.1 5.4-21.3 8 3.9 1.8- 8.0
$50,000+ 148 115 74.7 65.6-82.0 8 4.9 2.3-10.0 13 10.3 5.6-18.1 10 8.4 4.4-15.7 2 1.8 0.4- 7.5

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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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