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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 7,134 4,734 66.8 65.5-68.2 582 9.3 8.4-10.2 639 9.2 8.4-10.1 537 6.9 6.2- 7.6 642 7.8 7.1- 8.6
-Eastern NC 2,212 1,425 65.8 63.4-68.2 158 8.3 6.9-10.0 202 9.2 7.8-10.7 188 7.6 6.4- 9.0 239 9.1 7.8-10.5
GENDER
Male 932 608 67.3 63.5-70.8 69 8.1 6.1-10.7 75 8.0 6.1-10.3 73 6.9 5.2- 9.0 107 9.8 7.9-12.2
Female 1,280 817 64.5 61.2-67.8 89 8.5 6.6-10.9 127 10.3 8.4-12.5 115 8.3 6.7-10.3 132 8.4 6.7-10.4
RACE
White 1,434 938 66.1 63.0-69.0 118 8.8 7.1-10.9 119 8.5 6.9-10.4 100 6.9 5.4- 8.7 159 9.7 8.0-11.7
African American 561 352 65.3 60.4-69.9 26 6.5 4.3- 9.9 66 11.4 8.6-15.0 66 9.1 6.9-12.0 51 7.6 5.4-10.5
Other minorities 192 120 65.6 56.4-73.8 *** *** *** 16 7.6 4.3-13.1 19 8.0 4.7-13.3 25 8.4 5.2-13.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 127 94 78.4 69.8-85.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,076 1,327 65.2 62.6-67.7 154 8.6 7.1-10.4 189 9.3 7.9-11.0 176 7.6 6.4- 9.1 230 9.3 8.0-10.9
AGE
18-34 393 279 70.3 65.0-75.1 36 11.1 7.8-15.5 37 8.7 6.2-12.1 23 5.4 3.5- 8.3 18 4.5 2.7- 7.5
35-54 607 411 67.5 63.0-71.7 49 8.5 6.2-11.4 51 9.0 6.6-12.2 46 6.4 4.6- 8.8 50 8.6 6.3-11.7
55-64 514 288 56.9 51.9-61.8 40 7.5 5.4-10.4 56 10.5 8.0-13.8 65 12.5 9.5-16.4 65 12.5 9.6-16.2
65-74 412 260 61.4 55.5-66.9 26 5.6 3.7- 8.5 37 10.3 7.2-14.5 36 11.2 7.4-16.4 53 11.6 8.5-15.6
75+ 263 168 65.2 58.3-71.5 *** *** *** 20 6.8 4.2-10.9 18 6.6 4.1-10.7 52 19.7 14.7-25.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 283 150 54.9 47.8-61.8 *** *** *** 29 11.2 7.4-16.6 46 14.3 10.3-19.7 51 16.1 11.8-21.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 676 429 65.3 60.7-69.6 48 9.2 6.5-12.9 59 8.6 6.5-11.4 52 6.5 4.7- 8.9 88 10.4 7.9-13.4
Some Post-H.S. 625 396 67.3 62.8-71.4 53 9.5 6.9-12.8 65 9.7 7.3-12.6 58 7.6 5.6-10.2 53 6.1 4.5- 8.2
College Graduate 621 445 73.3 69.0-77.2 50 9.0 6.5-12.2 49 7.6 5.5-10.4 31 3.9 2.6- 5.9 46 6.2 4.4- 8.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 273 128 47.0 39.8-54.3 *** *** *** 39 15.1 10.7-21.0 38 13.7 9.4-19.3 55 18.3 13.4-24.7
$15,000- 24,999 368 207 55.8 49.3-62.1 20 8.7 5.1-14.4 39 10.6 7.2-15.5 52 12.7 9.2-17.3 50 12.2 8.9-16.5
$25,000- 34,999 243 155 66.1 58.4-73.0 16 7.1 4.0-12.5 25 9.6 6.1-14.9 18 6.3 3.7-10.4 29 10.9 6.8-17.0
$35,000- 49,999 262 179 70.3 63.4-76.3 23 8.5 5.2-13.5 24 8.4 5.3-13.1 21 7.1 4.2-11.6 15 5.7 3.2-10.0
$50,000+ 642 481 77.5 73.5-81.1 57 8.7 6.4-11.6 43 6.1 4.4- 8.4 19 3.2 1.8- 5.5 42 4.6 3.1- 6.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 621 197 32.4 27.8-37.4 40 5.5 3.9- 7.7 74 12.9 10.0-16.5 124 21.3 17.5-25.8 186 27.8 23.7-32.3
No 1,504 1,174 77.0 74.2-79.5 114 9.5 7.6-11.7 123 8.0 6.5- 9.9 51 2.6 1.9- 3.6 42 2.9 2.0- 4.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 371 248 68.2 62.5-73.5 26 6.1 3.9- 9.2 32 9.4 6.4-13.6 23 6.6 4.2-10.2 42 9.6 6.7-13.6
Non-Veteran 1,838 1,175 65.4 62.6-68.1 132 8.8 7.1-10.7 170 9.1 7.6-10.8 165 7.8 6.5- 9.4 196 8.9 7.5-10.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,845 1,181 65.3 62.5-67.9 130 8.3 6.8-10.2 171 9.4 7.9-11.1 158 7.7 6.4- 9.2 205 9.4 7.9-11.0
No 367 244 69.3 63.5-74.5 28 8.1 5.2-12.4 31 8.0 5.4-11.7 30 7.4 4.9-10.9 34 7.2 4.9-10.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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