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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 398 331 83.5 77.6-88.1 15 3.6 1.7- 7.4 17 6.9 3.7-12.6 14 2.6 1.4- 4.8 21 3.4 2.1- 5.5
GENDER
Male 160 141 88.7 79.9-93.9 5 2.4 0.9- 6.4 7 5.7 1.9-15.9 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 3 1.2 0.3- 4.7
Female 238 190 79.0 70.4-85.6 10 4.6 1.8-11.7 10 7.9 3.7-16.3 10 3.2 1.5- 6.6 18 5.3 3.1- 8.8
RACE
White 355 293 82.1 75.5-87.3 14 3.9 1.8- 8.3 15 7.3 3.7-13.9 13 2.8 1.5- 5.3 20 3.9 2.4- 6.4
Other 41 36 90.8 76.7-96.8 1 2.2 0.3-14.0 2 5.0 1.0-21.1 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0
AGE
18-44 116 97 84.4 74.1-91.1 5 2.5 0.9- 6.5 8 10.2 4.6-21.1 3 1.7 0.5- 5.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4
45+ 281 233 82.5 75.8-87.7 10 4.8 1.8-12.4 9 3.4 1.6- 7.1 11 3.6 1.8- 6.9 18 5.6 3.4- 9.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 191 83.8 75.8-89.5 6 3.7 1.2-10.7 9 6.4 2.7-14.3 10 2.9 1.4- 5.8 14 3.3 1.8- 5.9
Some College + 168 140 83.1 73.6-89.7 9 3.5 1.7- 7.2 8 7.7 3.0-18.3 4 2.1 0.6- 6.8 7 3.5 1.5- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 186 80.7 73.4-86.4 9 4.3 1.6-11.0 9 5.0 2.4-10.1 13 4.3 2.3- 8.0 20 5.7 3.4- 9.3
$50,000+ 111 98 84.0 69.0-92.5 6 3.6 1.5- 8.5 7 12.4 4.7-28.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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