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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-WHITE 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 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
AGE
18-24 135 90 68.8 59.3-77.0 15 8.8 4.8-15.6 19 15.0 9.3-23.3 8 6.0 2.7-12.7 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3
25-34 388 284 70.8 65.0-76.0 47 12.1 8.9-16.3 33 10.2 6.9-15.0 13 4.2 2.1- 8.0 11 2.7 1.4- 5.4
35-44 731 515 69.8 65.7-73.5 86 11.6 9.1-14.6 77 11.7 9.1-14.8 29 3.5 2.3- 5.4 24 3.5 2.2- 5.4
45-54 872 634 71.5 67.6-75.1 70 8.0 6.1-10.5 58 7.3 5.4- 9.8 39 5.4 3.6- 8.1 71 7.8 6.0-10.1
55-64 961 651 69.1 65.5-72.4 76 7.8 5.9-10.2 57 5.6 4.1- 7.6 60 6.2 4.7- 8.2 117 11.3 9.1-13.8
65-74 720 502 70.4 66.4-74.1 28 3.4 2.2- 5.2 48 6.5 4.7- 8.9 43 5.8 4.1- 8.2 99 13.9 11.2-17.1
75+ 488 328 67.0 61.8-71.8 16 3.7 2.1- 6.4 33 6.7 4.4-10.0 31 6.8 4.5-10.2 80 15.8 12.4-20.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 510 285 57.2 50.4-63.7 19 6.3 3.5-11.4 42 10.2 6.8-15.1 43 8.8 5.2-14.3 121 17.5 13.9-21.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,251 881 69.9 66.2-73.4 83 6.8 5.1- 8.9 99 9.5 7.3-12.4 79 7.2 5.2- 9.9 109 6.6 5.2- 8.3
Some Post-H.S. 995 702 71.4 67.1-75.3 84 9.3 6.9-12.4 72 9.6 6.9-13.1 44 3.4 2.3- 5.0 93 6.4 4.9- 8.2
College Graduate 1,543 1,141 72.8 69.8-75.7 151 10.8 8.9-13.0 112 8.5 6.7-10.8 57 3.5 2.6- 4.8 82 4.4 3.3- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 276 120 44.3 35.8-53.1 7 1.3 0.6- 2.9 21 6.4 3.6-11.2 30 15.9 9.2-26.3 98 32.0 25.1-39.8
$15,000- 24,999 508 312 63.1 56.6-69.2 25 5.1 3.0- 8.6 48 12.4 8.0-18.6 42 7.8 5.1-11.8 81 11.5 8.7-15.2
$25,000- 34,999 497 328 59.7 53.0-66.1 45 11.7 7.4-17.9 44 13.5 8.9-19.9 32 7.1 4.5-11.0 48 8.0 5.7-11.2
$35,000- 49,999 674 491 72.5 67.7-76.8 51 8.3 5.9-11.6 40 6.9 4.7-10.1 30 4.5 2.7- 7.4 62 7.7 5.7-10.4
$50,000-74,999 709 516 72.4 67.8-76.6 66 9.8 7.2-13.1 62 8.6 6.3-11.7 33 5.5 3.4- 8.8 32 3.7 2.5- 5.6
$75,000+ 1,155 910 77.6 74.3-80.5 104 9.8 7.8-12.2 76 8.1 6.2-10.6 33 2.4 1.6- 3.6 32 2.1 1.3- 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,492 752 50.6 46.9-54.3 83 6.1 4.6- 8.1 148 12.5 9.9-15.7 150 10.6 8.4-13.3 359 20.1 17.7-22.8
No 2,697 2,164 78.0 75.7-80.2 248 10.0 8.5-11.6 172 8.0 6.6- 9.6 69 2.8 2.0- 3.9 44 1.2 0.9- 1.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,708 1,182 68.8 65.9-71.6 101 6.8 5.3- 8.6 119 7.9 6.3-10.0 99 5.4 4.2- 6.9 207 11.0 9.4-13.0
Non-Veteran 2,591 1,827 70.5 68.0-72.9 236 9.6 8.1-11.3 205 9.8 8.1-11.7 124 5.0 3.9- 6.5 199 5.1 4.3- 6.1

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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.

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