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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 469 360 76.9 71.4-81.6 18 3.7 2.1- 6.3 27 6.2 3.9- 9.9 36 6.9 4.6-10.2 28 6.3 3.7-10.5
GENDER
Male 163 120 75.4 65.5-83.2 6 2.7 1.0- 6.6 6 4.8 1.8-12.1 16 8.2 4.4-14.7 15 8.9 4.3-17.5
Female 306 240 78.2 72.2-83.3 12 4.6 2.3- 8.9 21 7.6 4.7-12.1 20 5.6 3.5- 9.0 13 3.9 2.1- 7.2
RACE
White 273 213 78.3 70.6-84.4 11 3.1 1.6- 6.0 10 3.6 1.7- 7.7 20 6.6 3.8-11.1 19 8.4 4.3-15.6
Other 194 146 75.6 67.3-82.4 7 4.4 1.9-10.0 17 9.5 5.3-16.5 16 7.3 4.0-12.9 8 3.1 1.4- 7.1
AGE
18-44 150 123 80.1 70.5-87.1 5 2.8 1.0- 7.5 13 9.2 5.1-16.2 4 3.3 1.1- 9.3 5 4.7 1.4-14.0
45+ 315 233 73.2 67.0-78.5 13 4.7 2.5- 8.7 14 3.1 1.8- 5.4 32 10.9 7.4-15.7 23 8.2 5.2-12.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 202 149 74.9 65.3-82.5 7 2.9 1.3- 6.3 12 6.6 3.4-12.6 16 6.7 3.5-12.3 18 9.0 4.3-17.8
Some College + 265 210 78.9 72.0-84.4 11 4.4 2.1- 8.8 15 6.0 3.1-11.3 20 7.1 4.2-11.6 9 3.7 1.8- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 265 195 72.8 64.3-79.9 6 1.9 0.8- 4.6 21 9.4 5.5-15.7 25 8.6 5.2-13.9 18 7.2 3.5-14.3
$50,000+ 153 127 84.7 77.1-90.0 10 5.4 2.6-10.8 3 1.5 0.5- 4.8 9 5.3 2.5-11.0 4 3.1 1.0- 9.2

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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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