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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental 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 15,559 10,787 67.5 66.3-68.7 1,218 9.0 8.3- 9.7 1,376 10.1 9.3-10.9 1,253 8.1 7.5- 8.7 925 5.3 4.8- 5.9
-Union County 403 294 69.8 62.5-76.3 23 7.2 3.8-13.1 36 10.5 6.6-16.2 31 9.1 5.2-15.2 19 3.5 2.0- 5.8
GENDER
Male 152 117 69.0 56.7-79.1 9 8.9 3.5-20.6 6 6.4 2.3-16.4 13 12.4 5.9-24.0 7 3.3 1.4- 7.5
Female 251 177 70.7 62.8-77.5 14 5.3 3.0- 9.1 30 15.0 9.4-23.2 18 5.4 3.3- 8.7 12 3.6 1.8- 6.9
RACE
White 338 242 67.5 59.5-74.5 19 6.1 3.3-11.1 34 12.5 7.8-19.5 27 9.9 5.4-17.5 16 4.0 2.2- 7.0
Other 62 50 78.0 58.1-90.0 4 11.2 2.8-35.9 2 3.9 1.0-14.7 3 5.2 1.3-18.9 3 1.7 0.5- 5.5
AGE
18-44 133 92 64.9 52.5-75.5 8 8.3 3.1-20.2 16 13.7 7.3-24.2 13 11.2 5.0-23.0 4 2.0 0.7- 5.6
45+ 266 200 75.8 69.2-81.3 14 5.8 3.2-10.3 20 7.1 4.2-11.6 17 6.2 3.5-10.6 15 5.2 2.8- 9.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 102 65.3 50.7-77.5 9 10.8 4.0-26.1 9 7.6 2.7-19.7 13 11.4 4.4-26.6 10 4.8 2.2-10.1
Some College + 259 192 73.0 65.3-79.5 14 4.9 2.8- 8.7 27 12.3 7.5-19.6 17 7.1 3.9-12.6 9 2.6 1.2- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 109 66.4 52.6-77.9 5 6.4 1.6-22.4 17 11.2 5.4-21.9 17 11.6 4.8-25.5 11 4.5 2.2- 9.0
$50,000+ 180 139 79.3 71.9-85.1 15 6.0 3.6-10.0 13 6.6 3.7-11.7 8 5.5 2.4-12.1 5 2.5 0.9- 6.5

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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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