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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 15,559 10,787 67.5 66.3-68.7 1,218 9.0 8.3- 9.7 1,376 10.1 9.3-10.9 1,253 8.1 7.5- 8.7 925 5.3 4.8- 5.9
-Alamance County 383 265 68.2 61.0-74.6 37 10.8 6.6-16.9 22 6.2 3.8- 9.8 36 10.1 6.7-14.8 23 4.8 2.9- 7.8
GENDER
Male 120 91 76.0 63.0-85.5 11 12.7 5.5-26.6 5 4.2 1.6-10.3 9 5.0 2.4-10.0 4 2.0 0.7- 5.7
Female 263 174 61.8 54.2-68.8 26 9.1 6.0-13.8 17 7.8 4.6-12.9 27 14.2 9.1-21.5 19 7.1 4.1-11.9
RACE
White 301 211 66.4 58.0-74.0 27 11.3 6.3-19.4 16 5.9 3.4-10.1 28 10.9 6.9-16.8 19 5.4 3.1- 9.2
Other 81 53 73.1 59.5-83.4 10 9.2 4.4-18.2 6 7.0 2.7-16.6 8 7.7 3.4-16.8 4 3.0 1.0- 8.9
AGE
18-44 102 58 62.3 48.8-74.1 11 11.9 5.2-24.8 11 8.4 4.4-15.4 18 14.2 8.1-23.5 4 3.3 1.1- 9.4
45+ 277 204 73.6 67.2-79.1 25 9.7 6.3-14.5 11 4.1 2.1- 8.0 18 6.2 3.7-10.3 19 6.4 3.9-10.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 118 68.5 56.9-78.2 14 10.6 4.6-22.6 10 5.9 2.9-11.7 17 8.5 4.8-14.4 14 6.5 3.4-12.0
Some College + 209 146 67.8 59.4-75.2 23 10.9 6.9-16.8 12 6.5 3.4-11.8 19 11.9 6.8-19.9 9 2.9 1.4- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 129 67.7 58.3-75.9 16 7.3 4.1-12.5 11 7.9 4.0-15.0 18 10.8 6.3-17.8 13 6.3 3.2-12.0
$50,000+ 133 90 64.7 51.9-75.8 17 15.1 7.4-28.3 9 5.5 2.6-11.3 14 12.3 6.5-21.9 3 2.4 0.7- 8.3

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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