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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 415 298 74.6 68.3-80.0 33 10.7 6.7-16.6 39 7.8 5.2-11.6 17 2.7 1.6- 4.6 28 4.2 2.6- 6.6
GENDER
Male 163 114 77.0 68.1-84.0 14 9.7 4.9-18.4 18 8.0 4.7-13.6 5 1.5 0.6- 3.7 12 3.8 1.8- 7.5
Female 252 184 72.4 63.3-80.0 19 11.6 6.1-20.8 21 7.6 4.1-13.6 12 3.9 2.0- 7.3 16 4.5 2.4- 8.5
RACE
White 310 217 72.2 64.3-78.9 24 10.6 6.0-18.1 31 9.0 5.5-14.3 13 3.2 1.7- 5.8 25 5.1 3.1- 8.3
Other 102 79 79.0 67.5-87.2 9 11.0 4.9-22.9 8 5.9 2.7-12.1 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7 3 2.6 0.7- 8.8
AGE
18-44 107 82 76.9 64.9-85.7 13 14.2 7.2-26.1 10 8.0 3.8-15.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
45+ 304 212 72.0 65.7-77.6 20 7.7 4.5-12.8 29 7.8 5.1-11.7 16 4.5 2.7- 7.5 27 7.9 5.0-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 103 72.9 61.0-82.2 11 10.2 4.4-22.3 18 9.0 4.4-17.2 8 3.9 1.8- 8.3 16 4.0 2.2- 7.2
Some College + 258 194 75.7 68.4-81.9 22 11.0 6.4-18.3 21 7.0 4.3-11.2 9 2.0 1.0- 3.9 12 4.3 2.2- 8.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 123 70.3 59.8-79.0 14 12.0 5.8-23.5 21 8.8 5.1-14.7 10 4.1 2.0- 8.3 17 4.7 2.6- 8.6
$50,000+ 173 137 78.7 69.4-85.7 16 11.9 6.3-21.4 11 6.1 3.3-11.0 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 6 2.5 1.0- 6.2

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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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