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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 436 276 67.6 60.8-73.7 31 6.1 3.8- 9.6 39 8.4 5.8-12.0 45 9.6 6.5-14.1 45 8.3 5.0-13.6
GENDER
Male 140 100 75.7 63.9-84.6 8 3.9 1.5- 9.8 11 5.3 2.6-10.2 11 6.0 2.9-12.1 10 9.1 3.5-21.8
Female 296 176 60.9 53.2-68.0 23 7.9 4.7-13.1 28 10.9 7.2-16.4 34 12.6 7.9-19.5 35 7.7 5.1-11.3
RACE
White 279 180 70.9 62.7-77.9 24 7.7 4.5-13.1 24 7.1 4.4-11.3 23 8.1 4.6-13.9 28 6.1 3.8- 9.7
Other 155 94 61.2 49.8-71.5 7 3.1 1.3- 7.2 15 10.7 6.0-18.4 22 12.6 7.2-21.2 17 12.4 5.2-26.7
AGE
18-44 123 86 73.5 61.9-82.5 10 6.1 2.8-12.9 12 6.9 3.6-12.8 10 7.9 3.6-16.5 5 5.6 1.6-18.3
45+ 310 188 61.0 54.7-67.0 21 6.1 3.8- 9.7 27 10.2 6.8-15.1 34 11.1 7.7-15.7 40 11.6 8.1-16.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 210 127 65.2 53.9-75.0 10 3.2 1.5- 6.5 24 10.4 6.3-16.8 23 11.1 6.1-19.3 26 10.1 4.6-20.9
Some College + 225 148 69.6 61.5-76.7 21 9.0 5.1-15.4 15 6.5 3.7-11.0 22 8.3 5.0-13.7 19 6.6 3.9-11.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 141 61.3 51.3-70.4 19 7.7 4.1-13.9 21 8.3 4.9-13.7 29 11.5 6.9-18.3 29 11.3 5.7-21.1
$50,000+ 141 98 73.8 65.1-81.0 10 4.7 2.4- 9.0 15 11.1 6.4-18.4 11 5.7 3.0-10.6 7 4.7 2.1-10.2

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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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