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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities,
such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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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 13,115 10,367 79.1 77.7-80.3 658 5.5 4.9- 6.1 703 6.1 5.3- 7.0 723 5.0 4.4- 5.8 664 4.4 3.7- 5.1
-Guilford County 422 346 82.8 77.4-87.1 23 7.4 4.5-12.0 16 3.5 1.8- 6.5 20 3.2 1.9- 5.5 17 3.1 1.7- 5.5
GENDER
Male 172 143 84.7 76.6-90.4 10 6.9 3.3-13.8 5 3.0 1.0- 8.3 8 2.9 1.2- 6.8 6 2.4 0.9- 6.4
Female 250 203 80.3 73.0-85.9 13 8.0 4.0-15.3 11 4.2 2.0- 8.3 12 3.6 2.0- 6.7 11 4.0 2.0- 7.7
RACE
White 302 251 83.9 78.4-88.3 16 6.8 3.9-11.5 10 3.0 1.4- 6.0 15 3.5 2.0- 6.1 10 2.8 1.2- 6.2
Other 113 88 79.4 67.4-87.8 7 9.0 3.7-20.1 6 4.6 1.6-12.2 5 3.2 1.1- 8.9 7 3.8 1.6- 8.7
AGE
18-44 95 80 84.8 73.9-91.7 9 10.6 5.0-21.0 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9 2 1.2 0.3- 5.5
45+ 321 261 81.4 75.5-86.0 14 5.1 2.8- 9.1 14 5.1 2.5- 9.9 18 4.4 2.6- 7.1 14 4.1 2.2- 7.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 117 78.3 66.5-86.8 7 7.1 2.7-17.4 9 6.2 2.7-13.8 8 2.5 1.1- 5.5 9 5.8 2.7-12.3
Some College + 271 228 85.5 79.6-89.9 16 7.6 4.3-13.1 7 1.8 0.7- 4.6 12 3.7 1.9- 7.2 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 159 79.7 72.0-85.6 7 4.3 1.8- 9.7 11 4.9 2.5- 9.6 14 5.3 2.7-10.0 12 5.8 3.0-11.1
$50,000+ 166 144 84.7 75.8-90.7 12 9.9 5.2-18.1 4 3.3 0.9-10.9 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1

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* Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

^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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