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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 402 276 71.1 64.7-76.8 31 7.9 5.2-12.0 37 9.6 6.3-14.4 29 7.0 4.0-12.0 29 4.3 2.8- 6.6
GENDER
Male 153 107 74.1 64.4-81.9 14 8.7 4.6-15.8 11 6.2 3.2-11.6 8 6.6 2.6-16.1 13 4.4 2.4- 7.9
Female 249 169 67.7 59.4-75.1 17 7.1 4.1-11.9 26 13.5 8.0-21.9 21 7.4 4.0-13.3 16 4.3 2.4- 7.6
RACE
White 338 230 69.0 61.8-75.4 27 8.5 5.3-13.2 30 10.2 6.3-16.0 26 7.7 4.2-13.7 25 4.7 3.0- 7.3
Other 61 44 78.7 64.0-88.4 3 5.0 1.4-16.1 7 8.0 3.2-18.5 3 5.0 1.2-18.9 4 3.3 1.1- 9.7
AGE
18-44 133 95 71.9 61.0-80.8 11 7.6 3.8-14.8 16 10.6 5.6-19.2 10 9.4 4.3-19.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
45+ 266 179 70.6 63.8-76.5 19 7.7 4.6-12.6 21 8.6 5.2-13.9 19 4.5 2.7- 7.2 28 8.7 5.7-12.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 88 67.9 55.8-78.0 11 7.7 3.6-15.8 18 15.6 8.4-27.0 7 2.1 0.9- 4.5 17 6.7 3.7-11.8
Some College + 260 188 73.5 65.8-79.9 19 7.6 4.4-12.7 19 6.0 3.6- 9.7 22 10.1 5.5-17.9 12 2.9 1.5- 5.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 95 70.4 59.4-79.5 10 4.6 2.1- 9.6 15 8.9 4.8-15.8 17 9.0 3.8-19.7 21 7.1 4.2-11.8
$50,000+ 180 135 75.7 68.0-82.1 14 8.1 4.5-13.9 19 10.4 6.3-16.8 9 4.0 2.0- 7.9 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9

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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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