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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-MALES

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%)
TOTAL 5,618 3,937 70.7 69.0-72.3 429 8.3 7.4- 9.4 428 8.9 7.8-10.1 320 5.4 4.7- 6.3 504 6.7 5.9- 7.6
RACE
White 4,306 3,014 70.0 68.0-71.9 338 8.8 7.6-10.0 325 9.2 8.0-10.7 223 5.1 4.2- 6.2 406 6.9 6.1- 7.8
African American 768 516 68.5 64.0-72.7 56 8.1 5.9-10.9 66 9.8 6.9-13.6 67 7.7 5.6-10.4 63 6.0 4.5- 7.9
Asian 33 26 72.1 44.1-89.5 2 5.7 1.4-21.1 2 6.2 1.3-24.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.6 2 14.2 2.4-53.3
Native American 108 64 57.8 44.8-69.9 4 4.1 1.3-11.9 14 14.3 7.7-25.2 12 10.9 5.2-21.3 14 12.9 6.8-23.2
Other Minorities 378 300 78.9 72.9-83.8 26 6.7 4.2-10.7 20 5.4 3.0- 9.6 13 3.8 1.9- 7.1 19 5.2 2.8- 9.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 373 298 79.2 73.2-84.1 27 7.1 4.5-11.1 21 6.1 3.6-10.4 11 3.3 1.6- 6.6 16 4.3 2.2- 8.5
-English Speaking 102 75 74.5 62.2-83.8 10 9.0 4.4-17.3 9 12.1 5.5-24.8 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9 5 2.6 1.0- 6.7
-Spanish Speaking 271 223 80.2 73.3-85.7 17 6.7 3.8-11.5 12 4.8 2.4- 9.7 8 3.6 1.6- 7.7 11 4.7 2.2- 9.9
Non-Hispanic 5,233 3,633 69.5 67.8-71.3 402 8.5 7.5- 9.6 406 9.3 8.1-10.6 308 5.7 4.9- 6.7 484 7.0 6.2- 7.9
AGE
18-24 239 165 68.3 60.9-74.9 26 9.6 6.2-14.6 29 13.7 9.2-20.0 12 5.3 2.8- 9.7 7 3.0 1.1- 7.7
25-34 650 489 74.6 70.4-78.4 63 9.3 7.1-12.1 55 9.2 6.7-12.5 23 4.1 2.5- 6.7 20 2.8 1.7- 4.6
35-44 996 719 72.9 69.4-76.1 105 9.4 7.6-11.7 97 9.7 7.8-12.1 45 4.3 3.0- 6.2 30 3.7 2.4- 5.6
45-54 1,136 804 69.3 65.8-72.5 88 8.5 6.7-10.8 78 7.7 6.0- 9.9 68 6.4 4.8- 8.6 98 8.1 6.4-10.1
55-64 1,153 768 67.8 64.5-70.9 91 7.7 6.0- 9.8 74 6.0 4.6- 7.8 80 7.1 5.5- 9.0 140 11.4 9.4-13.7
65-74 864 599 69.3 65.6-72.8 34 3.6 2.4- 5.4 57 6.8 5.1- 9.0 54 5.9 4.3- 7.9 120 14.4 11.8-17.4
75+ 557 377 69.1 64.4-73.5 18 3.4 2.0- 5.7 37 6.3 4.3- 9.2 37 6.8 4.7- 9.9 88 14.4 11.4-18.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 900 560 68.1 63.7-72.3 42 7.1 4.8-10.3 65 6.8 5.0- 9.3 75 6.9 4.8- 9.7 158 11.1 9.0-13.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,689 1,191 70.2 66.9-73.3 111 6.6 5.2- 8.4 136 9.9 7.7-12.5 111 7.0 5.3- 9.1 140 6.3 5.0- 7.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,234 861 70.6 66.8-74.2 101 8.7 6.7-11.3 95 9.5 7.2-12.5 63 4.2 3.1- 5.8 114 6.9 5.2- 9.0
College Graduate 1,784 1,317 72.7 69.9-75.3 174 10.5 8.8-12.4 132 8.6 6.9-10.6 70 3.9 2.9- 5.1 91 4.4 3.4- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 446 218 56.0 48.7-63.1 17 3.1 1.7- 5.4 35 8.1 4.6-13.9 56 13.1 8.7-19.2 120 19.8 15.5-24.8
$15,000- 24,999 836 535 66.0 61.1-70.5 45 6.6 4.5- 9.7 76 10.8 7.7-14.9 70 7.7 5.6-10.6 110 8.9 6.7-11.7
$25,000- 34,999 688 467 65.0 59.6-70.0 58 10.1 6.9-14.6 60 11.3 8.0-15.8 45 6.8 4.7- 9.7 58 6.8 5.0- 9.1
$35,000- 49,999 864 628 72.0 67.7-75.9 66 8.2 6.1-11.0 52 6.6 4.7- 9.1 46 5.5 3.7- 8.0 72 7.8 5.5-10.8
$50,000-74,999 823 601 72.6 68.3-76.4 76 9.9 7.5-12.9 71 8.8 6.5-11.7 40 5.4 3.5- 8.2 35 3.4 2.3- 4.9
$75,000+ 1,290 1,019 78.0 75.0-80.8 113 9.4 7.6-11.6 85 7.9 6.1-10.1 36 2.4 1.6- 3.5 37 2.3 1.5- 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,938 967 50.7 47.5-53.8 113 6.6 5.2- 8.3 197 12.3 10.2-14.9 222 11.8 9.8-14.0 439 18.6 16.6-20.8
No 3,493 2,822 78.9 76.9-80.8 302 9.0 7.8-10.4 218 7.5 6.2- 8.9 93 2.9 2.2- 3.8 58 1.7 1.1- 2.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,015 1,378 67.3 64.5-70.0 129 7.4 6.0- 9.1 146 8.3 6.8-10.1 131 6.2 5.0- 7.7 231 10.8 9.0-12.8
Non-Veteran 3,588 2,547 71.8 69.7-73.8 298 8.6 7.4- 9.9 281 9.1 7.7-10.6 189 5.2 4.2- 6.3 273 5.3 4.5- 6.2

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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.

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