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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental 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 11,936 8,477 68.7 67.3-70.1 803 8.1 7.3- 9.0 973 9.2 8.3-10.1 915 8.1 7.3- 9.0 768 5.9 5.3- 6.6
-Wake County 703 502 70.1 65.0-74.7 49 7.7 5.5-10.7 68 10.2 7.3-14.1 57 8.8 6.3-12.2 27 3.2 2.0- 5.3
GENDER
Male 253 190 74.7 66.3-81.5 15 5.4 2.9- 9.6 21 9.8 5.3-17.4 19 7.7 4.2-13.5 8 2.5 1.1- 5.6
Female 450 312 65.6 59.5-71.2 34 9.9 6.6-14.6 47 10.7 7.7-14.6 38 9.9 6.7-14.3 19 3.9 2.1- 7.2
RACE
White 517 364 67.4 61.9-72.5 38 9.5 6.5-13.8 53 11.8 8.6-16.1 44 8.8 6.2-12.3 18 2.5 1.5- 4.3
Other 175 129 74.4 63.8-82.7 10 4.0 2.0- 7.7 14 7.8 3.2-17.8 13 9.3 4.6-17.6 9 4.6 2.0-10.3
AGE
18-44 234 146 67.8 59.9-74.8 25 8.8 5.5-13.7 28 10.5 6.3-17.0 28 10.3 6.6-15.9 7 2.6 1.1- 6.2
45+ 460 349 73.2 67.7-78.0 23 6.0 3.9- 9.1 40 10.1 7.0-14.3 28 6.6 4.1-10.3 20 4.1 2.5- 6.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 124 74.5 62.2-83.8 6 4.0 1.2-12.4 14 11.4 5.1-23.8 15 7.3 3.6-14.3 7 2.8 1.0- 7.4
Some College + 535 377 68.4 63.1-73.4 43 9.1 6.5-12.6 54 9.8 7.1-13.4 41 9.3 6.3-13.4 20 3.4 1.9- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 170 64.3 53.3-73.9 10 5.2 2.1-12.2 23 13.1 6.7-23.9 22 12.1 7.2-19.6 13 5.4 2.5-11.5
$50,000+ 370 258 69.8 63.6-75.3 33 9.2 6.2-13.4 37 9.6 6.6-13.9 33 9.3 5.9-14.3 9 2.1 1.0- 4.5

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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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