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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 393 253 66.1 58.6-72.9 42 10.1 7.2-14.1 46 10.9 7.0-16.6 29 9.5 4.9-17.8 23 3.4 2.0- 5.5
GENDER
Male 145 103 69.7 56.5-80.2 15 7.8 4.4-13.5 11 8.3 3.2-19.9 11 12.5 5.0-28.0 5 1.8 0.7- 4.8
Female 248 150 61.9 54.4-68.9 27 12.9 8.5-19.0 35 13.9 9.6-19.8 18 6.1 3.5-10.4 18 5.2 2.9- 9.0
RACE
White 225 138 62.6 54.7-70.0 32 17.7 12.2-24.9 24 9.1 5.8-13.8 16 6.0 3.4-10.6 15 4.6 2.6- 8.1
Other 165 112 67.9 55.8-78.0 10 5.0 2.5- 9.7 22 12.4 6.5-22.3 13 12.2 5.0-26.5 8 2.6 1.1- 6.0
AGE
18-44 134 89 66.7 54.4-77.0 18 9.7 5.9-15.8 19 12.0 6.2-22.1 6 10.5 3.7-26.1 2 1.1 0.2- 5.1
45+ 257 162 65.1 58.1-71.5 24 10.7 6.8-16.4 27 9.4 6.3-13.9 23 8.2 5.3-12.6 21 6.5 4.0-10.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 73 62.8 48.1-75.4 7 5.4 2.3-12.1 17 12.1 6.6-21.0 12 16.0 6.1-36.0 9 3.8 1.8- 7.8
Some College + 275 180 68.1 60.1-75.3 35 13.1 9.0-18.6 29 10.2 5.3-18.5 17 5.5 3.2- 9.4 14 3.1 1.6- 6.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 168 99 62.8 50.2-74.0 13 6.0 3.0-11.4 22 11.1 6.4-18.5 19 15.4 6.7-31.4 15 4.7 2.5- 8.8
$50,000+ 183 125 70.2 62.3-77.1 25 15.7 10.4-23.1 20 8.1 5.1-12.8 7 3.5 1.6- 7.7 6 2.4 0.9- 5.8

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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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