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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 3,056 1,933 66.4 63.4-69.2 261 9.7 7.7-12.1 270 8.6 7.0-10.4 275 8.0 6.6- 9.6 317 7.4 6.2- 8.8
GENDER
Male 1,070 746 68.3 63.5-72.8 67 10.0 6.9-14.1 81 7.7 5.4-11.0 73 6.3 4.6- 8.6 103 7.7 5.7-10.3
Female 1,986 1,187 64.5 60.8-68.0 194 9.5 7.2-12.3 189 9.4 7.5-11.6 202 9.6 7.6-12.0 214 7.1 5.8- 8.7
RACE
White 2,033 1,311 67.4 63.7-70.8 190 10.9 8.4-14.1 163 6.8 5.4- 8.6 157 7.2 5.5- 9.3 212 7.7 6.1- 9.6
African American 727 449 66.6 61.1-71.8 50 5.3 3.7- 7.7 75 9.9 7.0-14.0 89 10.6 7.9-14.1 64 7.5 5.2-10.7
Other Minorities 279 163 59.7 48.0-70.4 21 12.3 5.7-24.7 30 15.9 8.5-27.7 29 7.5 4.2-13.2 36 4.6 2.9- 7.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 130 93 63.0 47.6-76.1 10 15.5 6.7-31.8 14 16.9 7.8-32.8 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8 7 3.5 1.4- 8.5
Non-Hispanic 2,920 1,839 66.8 63.8-69.6 251 9.2 7.3-11.5 254 7.8 6.4- 9.4 267 8.5 7.0-10.3 309 7.7 6.4- 9.3
AGE
18-24 128 97 70.8 57.0-81.6 13 16.5 8.1-30.9 9 7.1 2.7-17.6 5 3.9 1.0-13.6 4 1.6 0.5- 5.0
25-34 315 218 73.5 66.0-79.9 41 11.5 7.4-17.5 30 9.0 5.3-14.9 19 5.2 2.9- 9.1 7 0.8 0.3- 1.7
35-44 420 268 67.7 61.0-73.8 48 9.1 6.2-13.1 60 12.5 8.6-17.7 29 6.0 3.6- 9.8 15 4.7 2.2- 9.7
45-54 564 349 62.3 56.3-67.9 54 8.1 5.4-11.9 49 8.3 5.7-11.8 60 12.0 8.6-16.6 52 9.3 6.3-13.6
55-64 672 385 54.8 49.0-60.4 61 10.5 7.4-14.7 56 7.3 5.0-10.6 75 13.3 9.8-17.9 95 14.1 10.3-19.1
65+ 926 593 67.9 63.4-72.1 42 3.8 2.5- 5.7 63 6.5 4.5- 9.2 85 7.6 5.5-10.4 143 14.2 11.3-17.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 403 207 56.2 48.3-63.9 24 6.0 3.2-11.0 37 12.2 7.6-19.2 47 8.6 5.4-13.2 88 17.0 12.3-23.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 975 604 67.4 61.8-72.5 70 8.0 5.1-12.3 86 8.1 5.4-12.0 105 10.0 7.3-13.6 110 6.5 4.7- 8.8
Some Post-H.S. 824 524 62.7 56.4-68.5 65 11.7 7.1-18.6 86 11.0 8.1-14.9 73 7.2 5.1-10.2 76 7.4 5.1-10.6
College Graduate 852 596 73.0 68.2-77.3 102 11.6 8.8-15.1 61 5.1 3.4- 7.8 50 5.8 3.9- 8.7 43 4.5 2.7- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 362 148 44.3 35.0-54.0 25 9.8 5.0-18.6 40 12.8 7.7-20.5 59 15.8 10.9-22.2 90 17.3 12.3-23.8
$15,000- 24,999 527 284 54.4 46.6-62.1 39 8.9 4.6-16.7 58 11.9 8.1-17.1 69 12.3 8.0-18.4 77 12.4 8.7-17.4
$25,000- 34,999 347 230 72.2 64.5-78.8 21 6.3 3.3-11.8 24 3.8 2.2- 6.4 36 10.3 6.6-15.9 36 7.3 4.5-11.7
$35,000- 49,999 369 245 67.9 60.1-74.9 37 9.9 6.2-15.6 39 9.2 5.8-14.4 26 7.3 4.1-12.6 22 5.7 2.7-11.5
$50,000-74,999 371 249 70.3 62.9-76.7 50 12.3 8.5-17.5 37 9.9 5.9-16.3 19 5.4 2.8-10.1 16 2.2 1.2- 4.0
$75,000+ 569 421 74.0 67.3-79.8 62 12.8 8.2-19.5 36 3.7 2.5- 5.6 28 5.1 3.0- 8.6 22 4.3 2.2- 7.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,189 475 42.2 37.4-47.2 98 8.4 6.4-10.9 142 12.1 9.3-15.5 201 17.5 14.1-21.5 273 19.8 16.5-23.7
No 1,734 1,348 77.0 73.0-80.5 153 10.4 7.7-14.1 120 7.2 5.3- 9.7 71 3.8 2.7- 5.3 42 1.6 1.0- 2.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 490 330 68.2 61.8-74.0 31 6.7 3.9-11.3 42 6.8 4.6- 9.9 42 9.5 6.4-13.9 45 8.8 5.5-13.7
Non-Veteran 2,565 1,602 66.0 62.6-69.2 230 10.3 8.1-13.1 228 8.9 7.1-11.1 233 7.7 6.2- 9.5 272 7.1 5.9- 8.6

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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