SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health not good?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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 15,559 10,787 67.5 66.3-68.7 1,218 9.0 8.3- 9.7 1,376 10.1 9.3-10.9 1,253 8.1 7.5- 8.7 925 5.3 4.8- 5.9
-Forsyth County 406 290 70.0 64.0-75.4 34 8.5 5.9-12.1 31 9.4 5.9-14.7 33 7.3 5.0-10.7 18 4.7 2.7- 8.2
GENDER
Male 159 121 74.8 65.4-82.3 9 5.9 3.0-11.3 12 8.2 3.8-16.9 10 7.1 3.7-13.2 7 4.1 1.6-10.2
Female 247 169 65.2 57.2-72.4 25 11.2 7.3-16.6 19 10.7 6.0-18.4 23 7.6 4.8-11.7 11 5.4 2.7-10.5
RACE
White 304 225 70.3 63.0-76.7 28 9.9 6.7-14.5 24 11.7 7.0-19.0 17 5.6 3.2- 9.6 10 2.4 1.3- 4.6
Other 102 65 69.3 57.8-78.7 6 5.2 2.2-12.0 7 4.2 1.9- 9.0 16 11.3 6.4-19.1 8 10.1 4.5-20.9
AGE
18-44 110 67 65.6 54.5-75.3 18 12.9 7.9-20.3 13 13.6 6.9-25.1 7 5.1 2.3-10.8 5 2.7 0.9- 7.9
45+ 291 219 73.6 67.0-79.3 15 4.5 2.7- 7.5 18 6.3 3.8-10.1 26 9.2 6.0-14.1 13 6.4 3.3-12.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 103 73.7 62.0-82.8 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9 7 8.2 2.7-22.0 11 8.3 4.2-15.9 9 6.2 2.8-12.9
Some College + 271 187 68.3 61.0-74.7 29 10.8 7.3-15.7 24 10.0 6.1-16.1 22 6.9 4.3-10.9 9 4.1 1.8- 8.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 119 71.1 62.0-78.7 6 2.4 1.0- 5.8 15 8.9 4.9-15.6 21 11.1 6.8-17.5 10 6.5 3.2-12.8
$50,000+ 184 129 66.2 57.1-74.3 23 13.0 8.5-19.4 16 12.3 6.5-22.0 11 6.0 3.0-11.5 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7

Back to Healthy Days.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook