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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

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 4,187 2,720 65.7 63.9-67.3 394 9.7 8.7-10.8 401 9.4 8.4-10.5 334 8.0 7.0- 9.0 338 7.3 6.4- 8.3
Medicaid Region 5 536 322 60.9 55.7-65.8 42 9.3 6.6-13.0 59 10.2 7.5-13.7 61 11.0 8.3-14.6 52 8.6 6.1-11.9
GENDER
Male 212 141 65.0 56.8-72.3 17 10.5 6.3-17.0 21 9.9 5.9-16.1 16 6.9 3.9-11.9 17 7.8 4.5-13.1
Female 324 181 57.1 50.5-63.5 25 8.2 5.3-12.6 38 10.4 7.2-14.9 45 14.9 10.7-20.3 35 9.4 6.1-14.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 255 148 58.8 51.6-65.6 20 8.8 5.5-13.9 29 10.3 6.7-15.6 32 12.1 8.2-17.4 26 10.0 6.5-15.1
Non-Hispanic Black 151 86 61.3 51.7-70.1 15 12.7 7.1-21.7 18 10.5 6.2-17.3 18 9.4 5.5-15.6 14 6.0 3.2-11.0
Other 130 88 69.0 59.4-77.2 *** *** *** 12 9.1 4.9-16.4 11 9.3 4.8-17.3 12 6.9 3.7-12.6
AGE
18-44 203 131 61.0 52.6-68.8 18 11.7 7.2-18.4 27 12.8 8.2-19.4 20 11.1 6.8-17.5 *** *** ***
45-64 180 103 58.2 49.6-66.3 16 8.7 4.9-15.1 19 9.5 5.6-15.7 24 13.5 8.6-20.5 18 10.1 6.0-16.5
65+ 147 82 61.2 51.0-70.6 *** *** *** 13 6.6 3.3-12.8 17 8.5 4.9-14.4 27 17.5 11.0-26.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 139 60.5 52.5-68.0 17 10.2 6.2-16.4 33 12.8 8.4-18.8 22 7.8 4.8-12.5 19 8.7 5.0-14.8
Some Post-H.S. 162 85 56.0 46.8-64.8 16 9.5 5.2-16.9 13 7.5 3.7-14.6 24 17.1 11.1-25.5 24 9.9 6.1-15.6
College Graduate 141 95 67.9 58.7-75.9 *** *** *** 13 9.1 5.2-15.5 15 9.1 4.9-16.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 136 54.7 47.1-62.0 21 11.4 7.0-18.1 35 12.0 8.3-17.1 34 12.3 8.4-17.6 28 9.6 6.0-15.2
$50,000+ 163 108 64.5 55.2-72.8 15 9.9 5.7-16.6 *** *** *** 21 14.7 9.1-23.0 11 6.1 3.2-11.2
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 15.5 8.1-27.5 *** *** *** 13 11.2 5.5-21.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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.

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