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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 426 356 86.5 82.5-89.7 20 5.1 3.1- 8.4 20 3.6 2.1- 6.1 19 3.6 2.2- 5.8 11 1.2 0.6- 2.2
GENDER
Male 148 135 93.2 87.7-96.3 4 2.3 0.7- 6.7 5 2.6 0.9- 7.1 4 1.9 0.7- 5.2 0 0.0 . - .
Female 278 221 81.5 75.5-86.3 16 7.3 4.1-12.4 15 4.4 2.4- 8.0 15 4.8 2.8- 8.3 11 2.1 1.1- 3.9
RACE
White 371 316 88.7 84.9-91.6 15 3.5 2.0- 5.9 19 4.0 2.3- 6.9 12 2.7 1.5- 4.9 9 1.1 0.6- 2.3
Other 53 40 77.3 61.3-88.0 4 12.6 4.6-30.1 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 6 7.1 2.9-16.6 2 1.4 0.3- 6.1
AGE
18-44 127 108 87.1 79.9-91.9 11 7.5 3.9-13.8 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7 5 3.0 1.2- 7.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 297 246 85.8 81.3-89.5 9 2.8 1.4- 5.6 17 4.8 2.8- 8.0 14 4.2 2.5- 7.2 11 2.4 1.3- 4.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 149 83.4 76.4-88.7 8 5.5 2.4-12.4 11 3.7 1.9- 7.2 12 5.2 2.8- 9.4 8 2.2 1.0- 4.5
Some College + 235 205 89.0 83.9-92.6 12 4.9 2.7- 8.7 9 3.6 1.7- 7.6 6 2.1 0.9- 4.9 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 199 160 82.8 75.5-88.3 6 5.0 2.0-12.1 14 6.0 3.2-11.3 11 4.1 2.2- 7.7 8 2.0 0.9- 4.1
$50,000+ 159 137 89.5 84.1-93.3 13 6.0 3.4-10.6 5 2.1 0.8- 5.3 4 2.3 0.8- 6.1 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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