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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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 11,996 9,523 80.7 79.6-81.8 572 5.3 4.7- 6.0 598 4.7 4.2- 5.4 714 5.4 4.8- 6.1 589 3.8 3.3- 4.3
-Forsyth County 277 229 81.8 74.1-87.6 13 4.5 2.5- 8.2 9 5.5 2.0-14.1 14 3.9 2.0- 7.3 12 4.3 2.0- 9.2
GENDER
Male 112 95 82.4 68.9-90.8 3 2.2 0.7- 7.1 2 5.9 1.2-24.6 5 3.2 1.1- 9.5 7 6.3 2.4-15.8
Female 165 134 81.1 72.4-87.6 10 7.1 3.5-14.0 7 5.1 1.9-13.0 9 4.6 2.2- 9.3 5 2.0 0.8- 5.1
RACE
White 212 180 81.3 71.0-88.5 9 4.0 1.9- 8.1 7 7.2 2.5-19.5 9 3.7 1.6- 8.3 7 3.8 1.3-11.1
Other 62 47 82.6 70.4-90.5 3 5.2 1.5-16.2 2 1.8 0.4- 8.3 5 4.7 1.8-11.8 5 5.7 2.0-15.0
AGE
18-44 61 52 81.8 65.4-91.4 4 4.3 1.5-11.8 3 9.0 2.5-27.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.2 1 3.1 0.4-18.7
45+ 214 176 82.1 75.6-87.2 8 4.2 2.0- 8.9 6 2.5 1.0- 5.8 13 5.7 3.2-10.1 11 5.4 2.8-10.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 75 87.8 79.3-93.2 3 2.9 0.9- 8.9 1 1.1 0.1- 7.3 8 5.0 2.3-10.6 4 3.2 1.0- 9.9
Some College + 185 153 78.1 67.1-86.2 10 5.5 2.7-11.0 8 8.1 2.8-21.1 6 3.2 1.2- 8.6 8 5.0 1.9-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 93 85.2 76.6-91.0 2 1.4 0.2- 7.9 4 2.4 0.8- 6.9 9 5.4 2.6-11.2 8 5.5 2.4-12.4
$50,000+ 108 90 82.7 71.9-89.9 8 7.2 3.3-15.0 4 5.0 1.5-15.3 3 3.3 0.8-12.0 3 1.8 0.6- 5.8

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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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