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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities,
such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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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 15,652 12,382 80.8 79.8-81.6 752 5.2 4.7- 5.7 857 5.5 5.0- 6.1 897 4.8 4.4- 5.3 764 3.7 3.4- 4.2
-Cabarrus County 364 290 79.7 73.3-84.8 17 6.3 3.2-11.9 22 5.6 3.3- 9.1 24 5.5 3.2- 9.3 11 3.0 1.4- 6.6
GENDER
Male 138 106 77.8 68.0-85.2 8 5.8 2.7-12.0 8 5.4 2.3-12.2 10 7.1 3.1-15.2 6 4.0 1.5-10.6
Female 226 184 81.3 72.2-87.9 9 6.7 2.4-17.4 14 5.7 3.1-10.4 14 4.1 2.2- 7.3 5 2.2 0.6- 7.8
RACE
White 302 236 78.6 71.3-84.4 15 6.2 2.9-12.8 20 6.5 3.8-10.9 21 6.0 3.3-10.6 10 2.8 1.2- 6.2
Other 61 53 84.2 68.1-93.0 2 6.8 1.7-23.2 2 1.4 0.3- 6.0 3 3.2 0.8-12.1 1 4.3 0.6-24.8
AGE
18-44 108 89 80.1 68.6-88.1 8 9.3 3.9-20.6 6 5.5 2.3-12.7 3 3.0 0.7-11.3 2 2.0 0.4- 8.9
45+ 253 198 78.9 72.1-84.4 9 3.2 1.6- 6.3 16 5.7 3.3- 9.5 21 8.1 4.7-13.4 9 4.2 1.7-10.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 120 84.7 75.9-90.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 7 2.7 1.1- 6.5 13 5.7 3.1-10.0 5 6.0 2.1-16.4
Some College + 216 169 77.0 68.2-84.0 15 9.1 4.5-17.4 15 7.0 3.9-12.4 11 5.4 2.4-11.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 127 74.2 64.3-82.1 5 2.2 0.8- 6.0 13 7.8 4.0-14.8 18 11.7 6.2-20.8 7 4.1 1.4-11.2
$50,000+ 147 122 85.2 77.4-90.6 11 7.4 3.8-13.9 8 5.1 2.3-10.9 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8

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*Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

^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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