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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 376 248 66.7 60.2-72.6 46 12.2 8.8-16.8 43 11.8 8.3-16.6 23 5.7 3.4- 9.4 16 3.5 2.1- 5.9
GENDER
Male 151 100 71.2 61.2-79.4 19 10.8 6.4-17.9 20 11.3 6.7-18.5 7 4.3 1.5-11.4 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0
Female 225 148 62.0 54.0-69.3 27 13.7 9.0-20.3 23 12.4 7.7-19.3 16 7.2 4.3-11.9 11 4.8 2.5- 8.8
RACE
White 307 205 68.3 61.3-74.5 38 11.6 8.2-16.3 35 11.8 8.0-17.0 18 4.9 2.9- 8.0 11 3.4 1.8- 6.4
Other 68 42 62.0 46.9-75.0 8 14.1 6.6-27.4 8 12.2 5.5-24.8 5 8.1 2.7-21.7 5 3.7 1.4- 9.8
AGE
18-44 90 59 70.6 58.1-80.7 15 13.5 7.5-23.0 9 9.4 4.4-18.9 4 4.5 1.3-14.0 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2
45+ 281 187 64.1 57.4-70.4 30 11.4 7.7-16.5 33 13.5 9.3-19.2 19 6.7 4.1-10.7 12 4.2 2.3- 7.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 49 63.9 50.1-75.7 5 5.4 2.1-13.0 8 11.0 4.7-23.8 11 11.4 5.9-20.7 9 8.4 4.0-16.6
Some College + 293 198 67.4 60.0-74.1 41 14.4 10.1-20.1 35 12.2 8.3-17.5 12 4.0 1.8- 8.5 7 2.0 0.9- 4.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 74 54.2 43.3-64.7 15 10.0 5.5-17.3 24 20.1 12.8-30.1 12 8.4 4.5-15.1 11 7.3 3.9-13.4
$50,000+ 196 139 69.4 60.8-76.7 28 15.9 10.6-23.1 17 8.9 5.0-15.3 10 5.0 2.1-11.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.8

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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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