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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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 12,980 8,410 66.1 64.6-67.5 1,171 10.2 9.3-11.3 1,260 9.5 8.6-10.3 1,015 7.4 6.6- 8.2 1,124 6.9 6.2- 7.6
-Gaston County 343 228 68.9 62.5-74.7 18 4.3 2.5- 7.3 35 10.7 7.2-15.6 28 8.7 5.6-13.2 34 7.4 4.9-11.0
GENDER
Male 133 96 73.3 63.0-81.5 8 5.1 2.3-11.1 12 9.9 5.0-18.7 7 5.4 2.2-12.5 10 6.3 3.0-13.0
Female 210 132 65.0 56.6-72.6 10 3.6 1.8- 7.0 23 11.5 7.2-17.8 21 11.6 7.0-18.7 24 8.3 5.2-13.0
RACE
White 290 193 69.1 62.0-75.3 17 5.2 3.0- 8.9 29 10.4 6.8-15.6 21 7.2 4.2-12.0 30 8.1 5.2-12.4
Other 53 35 68.3 51.3-81.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 6 12.1 4.5-28.6 7 14.9 6.7-30.1 4 4.2 1.4-11.7
AGE
18-44 95 66 73.0 62.0-81.8 6 5.0 2.1-11.4 14 13.0 7.1-22.6 6 7.7 3.4-16.5 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1
45+ 244 159 65.1 57.5-72.1 11 3.5 1.8- 6.4 21 8.8 5.6-13.6 22 9.6 5.9-15.4 31 13.0 8.5-19.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 121 67.7 58.8-75.5 5 2.2 0.8- 6.1 21 10.8 6.4-17.7 19 12.1 7.1-19.8 21 7.2 4.4-11.4
Some College + 154 106 70.5 60.9-78.5 13 6.2 3.3-11.5 14 10.8 6.0-18.6 8 4.9 2.1-11.1 13 7.6 4.0-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 121 65.5 56.3-73.6 9 3.7 1.7- 7.7 21 10.9 6.8-17.2 21 12.4 7.5-20.0 18 7.5 4.1-13.3
$50,000+ 86 67 80.5 69.9-88.1 7 7.5 3.2-16.5 5 5.0 2.0-11.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 6 6.0 2.4-13.8

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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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