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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 11,870 7,801 68.4 67.0-69.7 958 9.3 8.4-10.3 1,042 8.4 7.7- 9.3 937 6.9 6.2- 7.7 1,132 6.9 6.3- 7.6
-Buncombe County 256 173 70.6 63.1-77.2 12 7.7 4.0-14.4 25 8.2 5.0-13.3 22 7.7 4.5-12.6 24 5.8 3.7- 8.9
GENDER
Male 99 78 78.8 66.6-87.4 3 5.7 1.6-18.0 3 3.0 0.6-13.3 7 7.9 3.3-18.1 8 4.6 2.1- 9.6
Female 157 95 62.6 53.1-71.2 9 9.7 4.6-19.2 22 13.4 8.2-21.2 15 7.4 4.3-12.4 16 6.9 4.0-11.6
RACE
White 239 163 72.0 64.7-78.4 10 6.2 3.0-12.1 24 9.0 5.5-14.5 19 6.6 3.8-11.2 23 6.2 4.0- 9.6
Other 13 7 61.6 22.0-90.2 1 8.4 1.0-45.4 1 1.5 0.2-12.1 3 26.2 5.4-68.7 1 2.3 0.3-17.5
AGE
18-44 49 34 73.3 58.3-84.4 4 8.2 2.9-21.0 5 9.4 3.7-21.9 5 8.1 2.9-20.4 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
45+ 202 134 67.9 59.7-75.1 8 7.6 3.2-16.7 20 7.6 4.8-11.8 17 7.5 4.5-12.4 23 9.4 6.0-14.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 57 69.5 56.6-80.0 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 10 11.4 5.3-22.9 8 8.3 3.5-18.3 16 9.1 5.1-15.7
Some College + 164 116 71.4 61.8-79.4 11 11.8 6.0-22.0 15 6.1 3.4-10.6 14 7.2 3.7-13.6 8 3.5 1.7- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 83 62.8 51.7-72.7 3 3.2 0.9-10.3 13 10.7 5.3-20.7 18 14.3 8.1-24.2 17 8.9 5.2-14.9
$50,000+ 80 62 75.7 61.6-85.8 7 14.8 6.4-30.4 8 7.2 3.4-14.8 2 2.0 0.4- 8.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2

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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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