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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 402 269 67.3 61.3-72.8 41 13.5 9.5-18.7 40 8.8 6.1-12.5 30 6.8 4.5-10.0 22 3.7 2.1- 6.6
GENDER
Male 158 112 70.6 61.2-78.6 19 15.9 9.7-24.9 13 5.5 3.1- 9.8 9 4.8 2.3- 9.7 5 3.1 1.0- 9.7
Female 244 157 63.8 56.1-70.9 22 10.9 6.9-16.8 27 12.2 7.7-18.6 21 8.8 5.5-13.8 17 4.3 2.6- 7.1
RACE
White 303 204 65.6 58.4-72.1 33 15.8 10.8-22.5 29 9.1 5.8-13.8 20 6.4 3.9-10.3 17 3.2 1.9- 5.3
Other 99 65 71.4 60.0-80.7 8 7.8 3.5-16.6 11 8.1 4.3-15.1 10 7.7 3.9-14.7 5 4.9 1.4-16.0
AGE
18-44 109 68 63.5 52.4-73.4 21 21.1 13.4-31.7 10 8.2 4.1-15.9 9 6.8 3.4-13.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
45+ 288 196 69.7 63.2-75.5 20 7.6 4.8-12.0 30 9.4 6.4-13.6 21 6.8 4.3-10.7 21 6.5 3.6-11.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 83 67.2 56.1-76.6 12 14.1 7.3-25.6 14 7.0 3.9-12.4 10 6.9 3.5-13.0 12 4.8 2.5- 9.0
Some College + 271 186 67.3 60.0-73.9 29 13.2 8.8-19.3 26 9.6 6.1-14.6 20 6.7 4.1-10.8 10 3.2 1.3- 7.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 104 62.3 52.0-71.6 14 13.8 7.1-25.0 23 11.7 7.4-18.1 13 6.9 3.7-12.5 15 5.2 3.0- 9.0
$50,000+ 185 131 70.1 61.8-77.2 24 14.8 9.8-21.8 16 8.4 4.7-14.7 11 5.6 3.0-10.3 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2

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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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