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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 15,489 9,842 66.0 64.8-67.1 1,377 9.9 9.2-10.7 1,582 10.1 9.4-10.9 1,232 7.2 6.6- 7.9 1,456 6.8 6.3- 7.3
-Alamance County 377 225 65.4 58.6-71.6 31 8.9 5.8-13.3 52 10.8 7.7-14.9 28 7.0 4.3-11.3 41 7.9 5.5-11.2
GENDER
Male 118 83 77.0 66.1-85.1 12 10.4 5.2-19.7 7 5.0 2.1-11.0 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 14 6.3 3.4-11.6
Female 259 142 56.4 48.9-63.7 19 7.7 4.7-12.4 45 15.3 10.9-21.2 26 11.4 7.0-18.2 27 9.1 5.9-13.8
RACE
White 298 189 69.7 62.2-76.2 22 8.8 5.3-14.2 37 8.6 5.8-12.7 21 6.9 3.9-12.1 29 6.0 4.0- 8.9
Other 78 36 51.9 36.7-66.8 8 8.6 3.8-18.3 15 18.0 9.9-30.5 7 7.4 3.0-16.9 12 14.1 7.3-25.4
AGE
18-44 102 72 75.3 63.9-84.0 12 10.0 5.1-18.4 10 7.3 3.6-14.3 4 4.8 1.5-14.4 4 2.6 0.9- 7.6
45+ 271 151 56.4 49.4-63.1 19 8.1 4.9-13.1 40 13.1 9.3-18.2 24 9.3 6.0-14.2 37 13.2 9.2-18.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 89 64.2 53.1-73.9 16 9.4 5.0-17.0 18 8.8 4.9-15.2 18 8.1 4.6-13.7 26 9.6 5.9-15.2
Some College + 209 135 66.6 58.3-74.0 15 8.4 4.8-14.2 34 12.9 8.7-18.8 10 5.9 2.4-13.9 15 6.2 3.5-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 103 57.7 47.7-67.1 16 11.6 6.8-19.3 25 12.4 7.6-19.5 12 5.8 3.0-11.0 27 12.4 7.9-19.0
$50,000+ 133 95 79.4 70.6-86.1 11 6.4 3.4-12.0 18 9.7 5.5-16.7 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9 5 2.7 1.1- 6.5

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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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