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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 448 358 79.7 74.3-84.2 17 3.5 2.0- 5.9 29 6.3 4.0- 9.8 33 8.2 5.1-12.9 11 2.3 1.2- 4.5
GENDER
Male 178 153 85.0 77.2-90.4 3 1.6 0.5- 5.5 6 3.8 1.4- 9.8 10 6.3 2.9-13.0 6 3.3 1.4- 7.5
Female 270 205 74.7 66.9-81.1 14 5.2 2.8- 9.4 23 8.7 5.3-14.0 23 10.1 5.5-17.6 5 1.3 0.4- 3.8
RACE
White 389 309 78.1 72.0-83.2 17 4.3 2.5- 7.4 27 7.6 4.7-11.8 27 8.1 4.7-13.6 9 1.9 0.9- 4.0
Other 57 47 85.9 73.1-93.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 6 8.9 3.4-21.3 2 3.7 0.9-14.0
AGE
18-44 122 94 78.3 68.1-85.9 8 4.7 2.2- 9.7 8 6.2 2.7-13.3 11 10.2 4.8-20.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
45+ 322 260 80.8 75.3-85.3 9 2.4 1.1- 5.2 21 6.5 4.0-10.5 22 6.5 4.1-10.1 10 3.8 1.8- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 157 79.7 71.6-86.0 6 3.3 1.3- 7.8 8 4.4 1.8-10.5 16 8.7 4.6-15.7 9 3.9 1.9- 8.0
Some College + 252 201 79.7 72.1-85.6 11 3.6 1.8- 7.1 21 8.0 4.8-13.0 17 7.8 3.9-15.2 2 0.9 0.2- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 183 78.1 70.9-83.9 10 3.6 1.7- 7.3 18 6.9 3.7-12.5 19 7.4 4.3-12.3 10 4.1 2.0- 8.2
$50,000+ 156 131 84.0 76.4-89.5 5 3.1 1.2- 7.7 11 7.6 3.9-14.2 8 4.7 2.2- 9.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1

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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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