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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 13,068 9,042 66.3 64.8-67.8 933 7.7 7.0- 8.6 1,216 10.8 9.8-12.0 1,096 9.6 8.7-10.5 781 5.5 4.9- 6.3
-Buncombe County 397 270 64.6 58.3-70.5 26 7.1 4.3-11.6 43 13.6 9.7-18.7 35 8.7 5.7-13.2 23 5.9 3.6- 9.5
GENDER
Male 145 111 74.1 63.6-82.4 8 7.0 2.8-16.5 13 11.2 5.8-20.4 5 2.6 0.8- 7.9 8 5.0 2.2-11.4
Female 252 159 56.3 48.6-63.8 18 7.2 4.2-12.0 30 15.7 10.9-22.2 30 14.1 9.0-21.4 15 6.6 3.6-11.9
RACE
White 363 252 66.6 60.3-72.4 24 6.3 4.0- 9.9 34 11.5 8.0-16.2 33 9.5 6.2-14.5 20 6.0 3.5-10.1
Other 31 15 42.7 21.2-67.5 2 14.8 2.7-52.4 9 34.3 15.3-60.1 2 2.7 0.6-11.4 3 5.4 1.6-17.0
AGE
18-44 107 60 56.4 45.4-66.8 7 8.3 3.6-17.9 20 17.6 10.9-27.2 14 11.5 6.2-20.5 6 6.2 2.6-14.0
45+ 289 209 72.3 66.3-77.6 19 6.0 3.8- 9.5 23 9.9 6.5-14.9 21 6.2 3.9- 9.6 17 5.6 3.4- 9.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 119 79 56.8 44.5-68.3 7 13.0 5.8-26.8 14 17.2 9.2-30.0 8 5.7 2.4-13.1 11 7.2 3.6-13.9
Some College + 275 189 68.9 61.9-75.1 19 4.7 2.9- 7.5 29 12.3 8.4-17.7 26 8.7 5.4-13.5 12 5.4 2.8-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 118 57.8 48.4-66.7 11 6.0 3.0-11.6 19 16.1 9.7-25.5 21 8.9 5.3-14.7 18 11.1 6.4-18.7
$50,000+ 160 113 67.9 58.6-76.1 11 5.5 2.9-10.0 23 15.3 9.9-22.7 12 10.8 5.4-20.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0

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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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