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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

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
-Wake County 701 489 70.0 64.9-74.7 81 11.5 8.9-14.7 58 8.4 6.1-11.6 39 6.9 4.1-11.5 34 3.1 1.8- 5.2
GENDER
Male 255 192 75.5 67.1-82.3 22 8.4 5.3-13.3 20 7.0 4.2-11.5 11 6.4 2.5-15.5 10 2.7 0.9- 7.5
Female 446 297 64.6 58.5-70.4 59 14.5 10.9-19.0 38 9.9 6.6-14.6 28 7.4 4.2-12.8 24 3.5 2.2- 5.6
RACE
White 515 358 68.4 62.8-73.4 64 13.8 10.5-17.9 46 10.0 7.1-14.0 29 5.9 3.2-10.4 18 2.0 1.2- 3.3
Other 175 123 72.6 61.7-81.3 16 7.2 4.1-12.3 11 6.0 2.8-12.6 10 9.2 3.7-20.9 15 5.0 2.2-11.2
AGE
18-44 233 157 68.6 60.4-75.7 37 12.0 8.4-16.7 23 9.4 6.0-14.7 14 8.8 4.4-16.9 2 1.2 0.2- 7.7
45+ 460 326 72.0 66.7-76.7 42 10.6 7.4-14.9 35 7.2 5.0-10.4 25 4.4 2.9- 6.7 32 5.8 3.9- 8.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 111 72.8 60.5-82.4 14 6.1 3.3-11.1 10 5.1 2.3-10.8 16 11.8 4.8-26.1 16 4.2 2.2- 7.7
Some College + 532 376 68.9 63.4-73.9 67 13.6 10.4-17.6 48 9.8 6.9-13.7 23 5.0 2.8- 8.9 18 2.7 1.2- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 155 67.6 57.0-76.7 16 5.6 3.2- 9.7 24 8.9 4.9-15.9 21 10.4 4.7-21.2 23 7.5 3.8-14.3
$50,000+ 369 262 68.4 62.0-74.1 57 16.1 12.1-21.1 29 9.5 6.4-14.0 15 5.1 2.3-10.7 6 0.9 0.4- 2.3

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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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