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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 414 283 63.6 55.8-70.9 34 7.2 4.9-10.5 51 15.1 10.4-21.4 33 11.1 5.7-20.4 13 2.9 1.3- 6.3
GENDER
Male 164 126 70.1 58.6-79.5 7 3.2 1.4- 7.3 20 17.3 9.8-28.7 8 6.7 2.6-16.3 3 2.7 0.6-11.8
Female 250 157 57.9 47.0-68.1 27 10.8 6.9-16.4 31 13.2 8.3-20.2 25 15.0 6.6-30.7 10 3.1 1.5- 6.3
RACE
White 256 172 62.1 53.9-69.6 21 9.1 5.7-14.5 38 19.7 13.5-27.7 19 7.5 4.1-13.2 6 1.6 0.7- 3.8
Other 154 109 69.5 58.4-78.8 13 6.0 3.2-10.8 13 12.0 5.8-23.4 12 8.1 3.6-17.1 7 4.4 1.6-11.5
AGE
18-44 139 78 54.2 42.5-65.5 15 7.3 4.1-12.7 29 20.8 13.1-31.4 12 14.4 6.1-30.4 5 3.2 1.0-10.0
45+ 269 200 76.5 70.5-81.5 18 6.7 4.2-10.7 22 7.5 4.8-11.4 21 6.8 4.2-10.7 8 2.6 1.3- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 76 58.0 41.1-73.2 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1 10 16.2 7.3-32.0 12 21.6 8.9-43.8 6 3.0 1.1- 7.7
Some College + 306 207 66.8 59.7-73.3 31 10.5 7.1-15.3 40 14.4 9.9-20.4 21 5.4 3.2- 9.0 7 2.9 1.0- 8.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 106 55.0 41.5-67.8 9 4.5 2.1- 9.5 20 14.9 8.1-25.9 20 20.0 9.0-38.6 9 5.6 2.2-13.6
$50,000+ 198 137 69.0 60.5-76.3 21 10.1 6.3-15.8 27 15.3 9.7-23.4 10 4.7 2.2- 9.7 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8

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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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