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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-MALES

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
-MALES 4,411 3,100 71.4 69.2-73.4 331 9.2 7.8-10.8 327 7.6 6.4- 8.9 261 5.5 4.5- 6.6 392 6.4 5.5- 7.4
RACE
White 3,538 2,481 70.4 68.0-72.7 271 9.2 7.8-11.0 265 8.0 6.8- 9.6 189 5.2 4.2- 6.4 332 7.2 6.1- 8.4
African American 545 388 77.5 72.4-81.9 32 6.5 4.1-10.3 37 5.2 3.2- 8.4 49 6.0 4.2- 8.7 39 4.7 3.1- 7.1
Other Minorities 300 213 69.1 59.9-77.1 23 11.5 6.5-19.4 24 8.4 4.4-15.4 22 6.8 3.4-13.4 18 4.2 2.0- 8.7
AGE
18-24 161 121 75.4 65.6-83.1 17 10.7 5.7-19.3 16 10.3 5.7-18.1 4 2.7 0.7-10.0 3 0.9 0.2- 3.1
25-34 352 259 74.3 67.9-79.8 36 10.7 7.1-15.9 36 8.8 5.9-12.8 17 5.5 3.0- 9.8 4 0.7 0.2- 1.8
35-44 640 468 73.3 68.7-77.4 62 9.2 6.9-12.1 54 7.2 5.1-10.2 26 4.4 2.7- 7.0 30 5.9 3.7- 9.2
45-54 883 617 70.1 65.9-74.0 82 10.4 7.9-13.6 60 6.0 4.4- 8.1 59 6.5 4.7- 8.8 65 7.0 5.0- 9.7
55-64 1,049 706 63.5 59.3-67.5 75 8.9 6.7-11.7 74 7.3 5.4- 9.7 67 7.6 5.6-10.3 127 12.7 10.0-16.0
65+ 1,296 907 71.3 67.9-74.4 56 4.5 3.1- 6.4 86 6.6 5.1- 8.5 87 6.4 4.8- 8.5 160 11.2 9.3-13.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 569 330 62.3 55.9-68.4 28 5.3 3.2- 8.6 46 10.2 6.7-15.1 61 10.2 6.8-15.0 104 12.0 9.0-15.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,231 869 73.6 69.2-77.5 72 8.6 6.0-12.1 95 6.8 4.8- 9.4 73 5.3 3.6- 7.7 122 5.8 4.5- 7.4
Some Post-H.S. 980 687 71.3 66.5-75.6 68 8.1 5.4-12.0 78 9.0 6.5-12.5 65 5.0 3.6- 7.0 82 6.5 4.6- 9.1
College Graduate 1,625 1,211 73.0 69.7-76.1 162 12.0 9.9-14.6 108 6.3 4.9- 8.2 60 4.0 2.8- 5.8 84 4.6 3.3- 6.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 387 196 55.8 47.8-63.6 21 10.3 5.3-18.9 33 9.6 5.8-15.4 45 8.5 5.8-12.4 92 15.8 11.7-21.1
$15,000- 24,999 643 389 64.4 58.1-70.3 42 9.4 5.7-15.2 55 6.9 4.8- 9.8 58 6.7 4.6- 9.7 99 12.6 9.4-16.5
$25,000- 34,999 480 334 69.7 63.3-75.5 30 8.4 5.0-13.6 29 6.2 3.8-10.0 40 8.5 5.7-12.5 47 7.2 4.9-10.4
$35,000- 49,999 565 408 70.9 64.3-76.8 39 6.8 4.4-10.3 49 7.9 5.3-11.5 32 7.8 4.2-14.2 37 6.5 3.7-11.4
$50,000- 74,999 637 479 74.1 68.7-78.8 52 9.0 6.0-13.3 44 7.7 5.1-11.5 30 4.8 2.9- 7.7 32 4.4 2.6- 7.4
$75,000+ 1,193 930 76.6 72.6-80.1 111 11.5 8.8-14.9 83 6.5 4.9- 8.6 32 2.9 1.6- 5.1 37 2.6 1.6- 4.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,550 742 50.9 46.8-54.9 112 7.7 6.1- 9.8 167 10.2 8.3-12.6 187 12.9 10.4-15.9 342 18.2 15.5-21.2
No 2,647 2,189 80.2 77.5-82.7 202 9.9 8.0-12.2 144 6.2 4.8- 7.9 70 2.5 1.7- 3.6 42 1.2 0.8- 1.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,468 1,014 70.2 66.6-73.5 85 6.4 4.8- 8.6 101 6.0 4.7- 7.6 113 7.7 5.9-10.0 155 9.7 7.6-12.3
Non-Veteran 2,939 2,083 71.8 69.1-74.3 245 10.0 8.3-11.9 226 8.1 6.6- 9.8 148 4.8 3.8- 6.2 237 5.4 4.4- 6.5

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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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