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2010 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 11,936 8,477 68.7 67.3-70.1 803 8.1 7.3- 9.0 973 9.2 8.3-10.1 915 8.1 7.3- 9.0 768 5.9 5.3- 6.6
-Buncombe County 258 186 66.7 58.6-74.0 17 8.5 4.8-14.5 28 13.9 8.8-21.1 14 7.3 4.0-13.1 13 3.6 2.0- 6.4
GENDER
Male 99 78 71.6 58.1-82.1 6 6.9 2.3-18.7 8 13.1 6.1-25.8 4 6.4 2.2-17.7 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6
Female 159 108 62.1 52.3-71.0 11 10.0 5.4-17.7 20 14.6 8.5-23.9 10 8.1 4.1-15.5 10 5.2 2.7- 9.8
RACE
White 241 171 64.1 55.7-71.7 17 9.4 5.4-16.0 27 14.8 9.3-22.6 14 8.1 4.4-14.4 12 3.6 2.0- 6.6
Other 13 11 86.1 51.0-97.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 8.4 1.0-45.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.6 0.6-34.8
AGE
18-44 47 24 53.6 37.7-68.8 7 12.9 5.6-27.2 10 22.8 12.0-39.0 4 9.4 3.4-23.3 2 1.3 0.3- 5.8
45+ 206 158 75.5 68.1-81.7 9 5.0 2.5- 9.9 18 8.2 4.9-13.3 10 6.1 3.1-11.7 11 5.3 2.8- 9.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 95 68 64.7 50.3-76.8 4 7.6 2.3-22.1 9 12.1 5.3-25.3 8 11.9 5.4-24.4 6 3.6 1.5- 8.4
Some College + 163 118 68.1 58.4-76.5 13 9.1 5.1-15.9 19 15.1 8.8-24.7 6 4.1 1.6- 9.8 7 3.6 1.6- 7.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 97 67.0 55.2-77.0 7 8.8 3.4-20.8 14 9.7 5.0-17.9 8 9.6 4.2-20.7 8 4.9 2.3-10.1
$50,000+ 79 56 64.0 50.2-75.9 9 11.0 5.4-21.0 8 16.8 8.0-31.9 5 6.8 2.6-16.6 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2

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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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