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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 437 263 55.0 47.8-61.9 27 10.7 6.0-18.4 58 15.9 10.8-22.9 35 7.9 5.1-12.1 54 10.5 7.6-14.4
GENDER
Male 172 105 56.5 45.4-67.1 12 15.5 7.5-29.5 21 13.2 7.5-22.3 11 5.0 2.2-11.0 23 9.7 5.9-15.7
Female 265 158 53.4 44.4-62.1 15 5.5 2.9-10.3 37 18.8 11.1-30.0 24 11.0 6.6-17.7 31 11.4 7.5-16.9
RACE
White 357 214 54.7 47.3-62.0 23 8.7 5.0-14.8 45 16.1 10.1-24.5 27 7.8 4.8-12.4 48 12.7 9.1-17.4
Other 78 48 55.8 39.3-71.1 4 15.4 5.0-38.8 13 15.9 7.5-30.6 8 8.4 3.4-19.4 5 4.5 1.5-12.8
AGE
18-44 99 58 55.7 42.7-67.9 12 18.7 9.2-34.4 18 12.8 7.5-21.0 8 9.3 4.4-18.8 3 3.5 1.1-10.8
45+ 335 202 54.2 46.4-61.9 15 4.4 2.4- 7.8 40 18.5 11.1-29.2 27 6.9 4.5-10.3 51 16.0 11.7-21.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 128 52.0 41.4-62.5 13 12.3 5.4-25.5 19 14.8 7.3-27.5 21 9.4 5.4-15.7 37 11.5 7.8-16.8
Some College + 219 135 58.6 49.8-66.9 14 8.7 4.1-17.3 39 17.3 12.2-24.0 14 6.1 2.9-12.6 17 9.3 5.3-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 245 133 50.2 40.3-60.1 16 11.2 4.9-23.7 30 15.5 8.7-26.3 26 10.9 6.5-17.6 40 12.2 8.2-17.7
$50,000+ 132 89 62.3 51.0-72.5 10 13.9 6.6-27.1 23 16.4 10.3-24.9 4 1.7 0.5- 5.0 6 5.7 2.4-12.9

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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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