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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 265 214 79.9 71.6-86.2 5 2.2 0.8- 6.2 16 8.6 4.2-16.7 16 4.0 2.2- 7.0 14 5.3 2.6-10.7
GENDER
Male 94 80 87.7 76.5-93.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 4.4 1.6-11.7 3 1.5 0.4- 6.1 6 6.4 2.1-17.7
Female 171 134 72.2 60.4-81.6 5 4.4 1.5-12.0 11 12.7 5.4-27.2 13 6.3 3.4-11.6 8 4.3 2.0- 9.1
RACE
White 220 178 82.9 76.3-88.0 3 0.9 0.2- 3.7 14 6.7 3.7-12.0 13 4.3 2.2- 8.0 12 5.2 2.6- 9.8
Other 45 36 73.1 49.6-88.2 2 5.1 1.2-19.0 2 12.9 3.2-40.1 3 3.2 0.9-11.3 2 5.7 1.0-26.8
AGE
18-44 56 42 75.2 58.3-86.8 2 3.4 0.8-12.9 4 11.6 3.9-29.9 5 4.3 1.6-10.8 3 5.5 1.4-19.1
45+ 208 171 83.8 77.2-88.8 3 1.2 0.3- 4.7 12 6.1 3.3-11.2 11 3.7 1.8- 7.2 11 5.2 2.7- 9.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 104 76.0 62.8-85.6 3 1.9 0.4- 8.7 7 10.2 3.8-24.3 7 3.7 1.5- 8.7 13 8.3 3.8-17.1
Some College + 131 110 85.6 77.4-91.1 2 2.7 0.7-10.5 9 6.4 3.1-12.8 9 4.3 2.1- 8.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 99 74.7 64.8-82.6 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 11 8.1 4.2-15.4 15 9.4 5.2-16.5 10 7.2 3.4-14.5
$50,000+ 79 72 90.8 80.0-96.1 2 3.6 0.9-13.5 3 4.3 1.1-15.0 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3

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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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