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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Healthy Days

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
-Piedmont NC 6,888 4,643 69.8 68.1-71.5 574 9.5 8.4-10.6 594 8.5 7.5- 9.6 493 6.1 5.2- 7.0 584 6.1 5.3- 7.1
GENDER
Male 2,590 1,831 72.6 69.9-75.2 217 9.3 7.7-11.1 193 7.8 6.4- 9.5 141 5.0 3.7- 6.6 208 5.4 4.3- 6.6
Female 4,298 2,812 67.2 65.0-69.3 357 9.7 8.4-11.1 401 9.1 7.9-10.5 352 7.1 6.1- 8.3 376 6.9 5.7- 8.3
RACE
White 5,446 3,647 68.5 66.6-70.4 464 9.7 8.6-11.0 472 9.1 8.0-10.4 398 6.3 5.5- 7.3 465 6.3 5.4- 7.4
African American 1,063 723 72.2 67.9-76.2 78 8.4 6.1-11.5 95 8.0 5.9-10.8 73 5.5 3.7- 8.0 94 5.9 4.3- 8.0
Other Minorities 338 249 74.8 67.2-81.1 28 9.3 5.7-14.9 22 5.3 3.0- 9.1 18 5.3 2.3-11.8 21 5.3 2.9- 9.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 240 170 76.3 68.1-83.0 21 8.9 4.8-15.9 12 4.1 2.0- 8.2 17 3.9 2.1- 6.9 20 6.9 3.6-12.7
Non-Hispanic 6,627 4,464 69.4 67.6-71.1 550 9.5 8.4-10.6 578 8.8 7.8-10.0 473 6.2 5.4- 7.2 562 6.1 5.3- 7.0
AGE
18-24 179 134 76.9 68.6-83.6 16 7.1 4.0-12.4 23 10.5 6.6-16.5 5 3.5 1.1-10.4 1 1.9 0.3-12.4
25-34 529 374 72.1 67.0-76.7 65 12.0 8.9-15.9 56 10.0 7.4-13.4 26 4.8 2.8- 8.2 8 1.1 0.5- 2.4
35-44 1,039 722 70.5 66.8-74.0 128 11.8 9.6-14.4 87 7.6 5.8- 9.9 66 6.1 4.5- 8.2 36 4.1 2.6- 6.4
45-54 1,373 901 67.5 64.1-70.6 144 11.1 9.1-13.6 116 7.1 5.7- 8.9 105 6.8 5.3- 8.7 107 7.5 5.8- 9.6
55-64 1,527 1,006 66.3 63.2-69.3 127 8.4 6.8-10.4 136 8.8 7.2-10.8 106 7.0 5.6- 8.9 152 9.4 7.7-11.4
65+ 2,171 1,455 66.7 63.8-69.5 88 4.3 3.2- 5.8 172 7.8 6.4- 9.5 181 8.0 6.7- 9.7 275 13.1 10.9-15.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 789 461 60.6 54.3-66.5 31 4.1 2.5- 6.6 50 8.9 5.9-13.3 95 10.5 7.5-14.7 152 15.9 11.6-21.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,832 1,223 71.3 67.7-74.6 126 9.5 7.3-12.4 159 7.1 5.6- 9.0 146 6.3 4.7- 8.5 178 5.8 4.7- 7.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,660 1,101 71.6 68.4-74.7 124 7.1 5.6- 9.0 164 9.5 7.5-12.0 128 5.7 4.5- 7.2 143 6.0 4.8- 7.6
College Graduate 2,597 1,851 70.7 68.1-73.2 292 12.8 11.1-14.8 221 8.7 7.3-10.4 122 4.6 3.4- 6.1 111 3.2 2.4- 4.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 658 312 53.1 47.2-58.9 30 8.1 4.5-14.0 58 7.9 5.3-11.7 98 11.7 8.9-15.1 160 19.2 15.5-23.6
$15,000- 24,999 974 575 64.9 59.9-69.6 72 8.0 5.7-11.1 89 8.5 6.2-11.7 102 8.8 6.5-11.7 136 9.8 7.7-12.4
$25,000- 34,999 694 492 70.9 65.4-75.8 36 7.1 4.4-11.4 61 8.9 6.2-12.6 50 6.2 4.3- 9.0 55 6.8 4.6-10.0
$35,000- 49,999 862 568 65.7 60.2-70.7 81 9.1 6.7-12.1 95 10.1 7.4-13.6 66 9.6 6.3-14.5 52 5.6 3.5- 8.9
$50,000-74,999 954 696 75.3 71.1-79.0 87 8.9 6.4-12.2 72 6.9 5.1- 9.3 49 4.3 3.0- 6.3 50 4.6 3.0- 6.9
$75,000+ 1,707 1,270 74.4 71.5-77.2 199 12.1 10.2-14.2 142 9.1 7.4-11.2 55 2.9 1.8- 4.6 41 1.5 1.0- 2.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,379 1,079 48.7 45.2-52.2 158 7.5 6.1- 9.2 266 10.4 8.7-12.4 355 14.3 12.1-16.8 521 19.1 16.6-21.9
No 4,215 3,336 78.6 76.6-80.5 396 10.4 9.1-11.9 302 7.3 6.2- 8.6 128 2.8 2.1- 3.8 53 0.8 0.5- 1.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 881 603 70.5 66.1-74.6 57 7.1 5.1- 9.8 62 6.2 4.6- 8.5 69 6.5 4.5- 9.2 90 9.6 7.1-13.0
Non-Veteran 6,003 4,037 69.8 67.9-71.6 516 9.7 8.6-10.9 532 8.8 7.7- 9.9 424 6.0 5.1- 7.1 494 5.7 4.9- 6.7

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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