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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 326 258 76.8 69.8-82.6 17 7.9 4.2-14.3 17 4.5 2.7- 7.6 20 6.8 3.9-11.6 14 4.0 2.0- 7.9
GENDER
Male 115 92 76.2 64.2-85.1 9 11.3 5.0-23.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3 7 6.2 2.6-14.0 5 5.5 2.1-13.6
Female 211 166 77.4 69.1-83.9 8 4.6 2.0-10.2 15 8.0 4.6-13.7 13 7.4 3.6-14.8 9 2.6 1.2- 5.8
RACE
White 271 216 78.8 71.8-84.5 13 5.9 2.9-11.5 12 4.1 2.1- 7.7 16 6.1 3.3-11.0 14 5.1 2.6- 9.8
Other 55 42 69.0 48.8-83.9 4 15.4 4.8-39.7 5 6.2 2.5-14.9 4 9.4 2.6-28.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 70 54 78.8 65.8-87.7 6 9.4 3.8-21.4 5 5.6 2.2-13.4 4 5.2 1.5-16.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6
45+ 251 200 75.4 66.8-82.4 10 6.7 2.7-16.0 12 3.9 2.2- 7.0 16 8.0 4.4-14.1 13 6.0 2.9-11.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 98 72 64.9 50.6-76.9 4 7.6 2.7-19.2 6 5.2 2.2-11.8 11 13.7 5.9-28.3 5 8.7 3.2-21.6
Some College + 228 186 81.5 73.6-87.4 13 8.0 3.6-16.6 11 4.2 2.2- 8.2 9 4.1 2.1- 7.8 9 2.2 1.0- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 116 68.6 57.4-78.0 7 9.0 3.4-21.7 10 5.3 2.7-10.1 13 9.2 4.7-17.3 12 7.9 3.7-16.0
$50,000+ 110 95 87.1 78.6-92.6 6 5.5 2.3-12.5 6 5.3 2.1-12.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4

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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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