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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,459 4,701 65.6 63.8-67.3 627 9.4 8.4-10.6 715 9.3 8.3-10.3 676 8.3 7.3- 9.3 740 7.5 6.6- 8.4
RACE
White 5,706 3,599 65.5 63.5-67.4 494 10.2 8.9-11.6 537 8.7 7.7- 9.7 520 8.5 7.5- 9.7 556 7.2 6.2- 8.3
African American 1,294 808 64.0 59.7-68.0 100 7.8 5.9-10.4 139 11.4 8.9-14.6 118 8.4 6.2-11.3 129 8.4 6.4-10.9
Other Minorities 415 268 71.4 64.5-77.4 31 7.2 4.5-11.3 33 9.3 5.5-15.2 34 5.0 3.0- 8.2 49 7.1 4.6-10.8
AGE
18-24 191 145 74.8 65.0-82.5 17 10.3 5.4-18.8 18 7.4 4.3-12.4 8 4.7 1.8-12.2 3 2.7 0.5-14.3
25-34 617 420 70.7 66.0-75.1 82 12.5 9.8-16.0 64 10.9 8.0-14.7 37 4.4 2.9- 6.6 14 1.4 0.7- 2.9
35-44 1,057 673 64.8 61.0-68.4 133 11.5 9.4-14.1 117 10.4 8.2-13.1 91 9.1 7.1-11.6 43 4.2 2.9- 6.0
45-54 1,371 840 62.1 58.7-65.4 138 9.5 7.7-11.6 134 8.7 7.1-10.7 136 10.3 8.2-12.8 123 9.4 7.5-11.7
55-64 1,609 957 61.0 57.8-64.0 150 9.4 7.7-11.4 161 9.2 7.5-11.1 161 10.8 8.9-13.1 180 9.7 8.1-11.5
65+ 2,523 1,598 63.0 60.2-65.7 101 3.8 3.0- 4.9 214 8.5 7.1-10.2 237 9.1 7.7-10.6 373 15.6 13.4-18.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 902 469 54.1 48.2-59.9 43 4.5 3.0- 6.7 65 9.6 6.7-13.7 115 10.0 7.7-12.9 210 21.9 16.8-27.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,165 1,332 64.3 61.0-67.5 148 8.4 6.6-10.6 210 8.9 7.3-10.9 230 10.5 8.6-12.9 245 7.9 6.6- 9.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,011 1,267 66.4 63.1-69.6 159 9.1 6.8-12.0 212 9.6 7.9-11.6 188 8.2 6.7-10.1 185 6.7 5.5- 8.0
College Graduate 2,371 1,624 69.9 67.2-72.5 277 12.4 10.7-14.4 228 9.2 7.6-11.1 142 5.7 4.3- 7.4 100 2.7 2.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 898 384 45.7 40.8-50.7 46 7.0 4.7-10.3 95 10.2 7.5-13.7 153 16.3 13.1-19.9 220 20.9 17.4-24.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,214 663 55.7 51.1-60.3 88 6.6 5.0- 8.7 132 12.6 9.7-16.2 158 13.9 10.7-17.9 173 11.1 9.0-13.6
$25,000- 34,999 802 538 70.5 65.7-74.9 40 5.1 3.4- 7.4 77 8.2 6.0-11.0 75 9.0 6.6-12.1 72 7.3 5.0-10.3
$35,000- 49,999 921 597 65.2 60.4-69.7 94 10.2 7.6-13.5 107 10.7 8.0-14.3 71 9.3 6.8-12.7 52 4.6 3.2- 6.4
$50,000- 74,999 938 646 72.4 68.4-76.1 108 11.6 9.1-14.7 86 7.7 5.8-10.2 53 4.9 3.4- 7.0 45 3.4 2.3- 4.8
$75,000+ 1,329 941 72.0 68.7-75.1 173 12.9 10.8-15.4 117 8.9 7.0-11.2 59 4.0 2.8- 5.8 39 2.1 1.4- 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,837 1,159 41.7 38.8-44.7 189 7.5 6.2- 9.1 342 11.9 10.1-13.9 496 17.7 15.6-20.1 651 21.2 18.8-23.9
No 4,344 3,322 76.3 74.3-78.2 423 10.6 9.1-12.2 350 8.0 6.9- 9.2 169 4.0 3.2- 5.1 80 1.1 0.8- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 173 98 61.0 50.5-70.6 26 17.2 10.2-27.5 20 9.7 5.4-16.8 19 8.0 4.4-14.1 10 4.1 1.9- 8.9
Non-Veteran 7,285 4,602 65.7 63.9-67.4 601 9.2 8.2-10.4 695 9.3 8.3-10.3 657 8.3 7.3- 9.3 730 7.5 6.7- 8.5

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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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