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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 388 311 80.3 74.1-85.4 19 4.3 2.6- 7.1 23 5.1 3.2- 8.0 21 7.2 3.8-13.4 14 3.0 1.3- 6.8
GENDER
Male 123 101 84.3 75.2-90.5 3 2.8 0.9- 8.5 8 4.7 2.2- 9.9 8 4.8 2.2-10.3 3 3.4 0.7-13.9
Female 265 210 77.0 68.2-84.0 16 5.6 3.3- 9.3 15 5.4 3.1- 9.4 13 9.2 4.0-20.0 11 2.8 1.4- 5.5
RACE
White 266 213 78.2 70.0-84.7 15 5.1 2.9- 9.0 18 6.4 3.8-10.5 14 9.0 4.2-18.3 6 1.3 0.5- 2.9
Other 117 94 83.7 73.3-90.6 4 2.9 1.0- 8.0 5 2.9 1.0- 8.0 7 4.2 1.8- 9.6 7 6.2 2.0-17.5
AGE
18-44 114 90 79.0 67.2-87.4 6 3.0 1.2- 7.1 9 5.9 2.9-11.5 6 9.2 3.4-22.2 3 2.9 0.6-13.0
45+ 272 219 81.5 75.6-86.2 13 5.6 3.1-10.0 14 4.3 2.5- 7.5 15 5.4 3.0- 9.7 11 3.2 1.6- 6.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 114 84.4 74.9-90.8 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 5 2.2 0.8- 5.8 9 5.0 2.3-10.8 9 6.3 2.3-16.2
Some College + 245 195 77.6 69.2-84.3 15 5.8 3.3-10.0 18 6.9 4.2-11.4 12 8.7 3.8-18.6 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 155 75.8 64.5-84.4 8 3.0 1.3- 6.6 11 4.8 2.4- 9.2 11 11.0 4.6-24.0 10 5.4 2.0-13.7
$50,000+ 152 125 83.2 75.4-88.8 10 6.5 3.3-12.3 9 5.6 2.7-11.0 7 4.4 1.9- 9.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8

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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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