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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 408 329 82.2 76.6-86.6 20 4.3 2.6- 6.8 22 6.5 3.3-12.2 25 5.5 3.5- 8.6 12 1.6 0.8- 3.0
GENDER
Male 167 138 84.9 74.8-91.4 4 1.6 0.5- 4.9 6 5.5 1.4-19.7 11 5.5 2.8-10.6 8 2.4 1.1- 5.3
Female 241 191 79.5 72.9-84.9 16 6.8 4.0-11.4 16 7.4 4.2-12.6 14 5.5 3.0- 9.8 4 0.8 0.3- 2.1
RACE
White 311 245 82.5 77.2-86.7 17 4.7 2.8- 7.8 19 5.7 3.3- 9.6 19 5.4 3.2- 9.1 11 1.8 0.9- 3.4
Other 92 80 81.2 63.2-91.5 2 2.2 0.5- 9.9 3 9.3 1.9-34.6 6 6.1 2.5-14.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.1
AGE
18-44 155 129 84.5 75.7-90.5 12 5.1 2.8- 9.1 9 7.6 3.1-17.5 5 2.8 1.1- 7.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 253 200 78.5 72.0-83.9 8 3.0 1.3- 6.7 13 4.8 2.6- 8.6 20 9.7 5.9-15.4 12 4.1 2.1- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 142 78.7 67.7-86.7 5 2.6 0.9- 7.0 9 9.3 3.5-22.6 15 8.0 4.4-14.0 4 1.4 0.4- 4.4
Some College + 233 187 84.7 79.1-89.0 15 5.5 3.1- 9.3 13 4.4 2.2- 8.6 10 3.7 1.9- 7.3 8 1.7 0.8- 3.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 163 79.8 70.0-87.0 7 2.6 1.0- 6.2 7 7.7 2.7-20.1 16 7.1 4.1-12.2 10 2.8 1.4- 5.7
$50,000+ 154 123 83.0 75.7-88.4 11 6.6 3.6-12.0 13 6.1 3.3-11.0 6 4.0 1.6- 9.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3

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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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