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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 380 293 70.1 62.7-76.6 18 6.7 3.5-12.5 25 10.6 6.2-17.6 24 7.1 4.2-11.9 20 5.5 3.2- 9.0
GENDER
Male 142 111 68.5 56.5-78.5 12 11.9 5.6-23.4 13 14.6 7.6-26.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 5 4.5 1.7-11.6
Female 238 182 71.5 62.1-79.4 6 2.2 0.9- 5.3 12 7.1 2.8-17.2 23 12.9 7.5-21.2 15 6.3 3.5-10.9
RACE
White 290 227 71.9 63.4-79.0 14 5.9 3.4-10.1 18 10.5 5.4-19.7 19 8.3 4.5-14.9 12 3.4 1.8- 6.2
Other 86 62 66.2 51.1-78.6 4 8.4 2.1-27.7 7 11.0 4.4-24.9 5 4.8 1.6-13.6 8 9.7 4.5-19.7
AGE
18-44 97 62 58.1 45.1-70.1 5 7.3 2.3-21.0 13 18.2 9.5-32.0 9 9.7 4.4-20.2 8 6.7 3.0-14.1
45+ 280 228 80.4 74.6-85.1 13 6.2 3.5-10.8 12 4.1 2.2- 7.3 15 4.9 2.9- 8.2 12 4.4 2.4- 8.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 81 63.3 48.6-75.9 6 11.6 3.8-30.3 6 8.5 2.8-23.2 8 5.0 2.4-10.2 10 11.6 5.6-22.3
Some College + 269 212 73.0 64.4-80.2 12 4.6 2.5- 8.3 19 11.5 6.2-20.4 16 8.0 4.2-14.8 10 2.9 1.5- 5.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 94 62.6 50.1-73.6 7 9.2 2.8-26.3 10 6.5 3.0-13.3 12 9.2 4.7-17.4 14 12.5 6.8-21.8
$50,000+ 183 149 76.8 66.9-84.4 8 5.2 2.5-10.3 12 9.6 4.6-19.0 10 6.8 2.8-15.6 4 1.7 0.6- 5.0

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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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