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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-Males

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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 6,608 4,638 68.6 67.2-70.0 445 7.4 6.6- 8.2 574 9.1 8.2-10.0 555 9.0 8.2- 9.9 396 6.0 5.3- 6.7
-MALES 2,840 2,138 73.2 71.2-75.2 158 5.9 5.0- 7.1 213 8.6 7.3-10.0 193 7.4 6.3- 8.7 138 4.8 4.0- 5.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,920 1,476 74.7 72.2-77.1 101 5.5 4.4- 6.9 130 7.7 6.2- 9.4 127 7.3 6.0- 8.9 86 4.8 3.7- 6.2
Non-Hispanic Black 485 347 69.1 63.8-73.9 27 6.3 4.0- 9.8 55 12.7 9.4-16.8 23 5.6 3.5- 8.8 33 6.4 4.2- 9.4
Other 384 274 71.7 66.0-76.8 27 7.2 4.6-11.0 27 8.2 5.4-12.4 41 10.6 7.4-14.8 15 2.4 1.3- 4.3
AGE
18-34 601 379 63.7 59.2-68.0 64 10.4 7.9-13.5 78 13.5 10.6-17.1 57 9.2 6.9-12.1 23 3.2 2.0- 5.0
35-44 414 294 72.9 67.7-77.6 27 4.8 3.2- 7.2 26 7.0 4.4-10.9 47 11.1 8.0-15.2 20 4.2 2.4- 7.1
45-54 513 374 73.1 68.4-77.2 25 4.7 3.0- 7.2 42 8.1 5.8-11.3 34 6.2 4.3- 8.9 38 8.0 5.6-11.2
55-64 593 475 79.2 74.9-82.9 22 4.0 2.5- 6.4 40 7.2 5.1-10.0 28 5.4 3.4- 8.4 28 4.3 2.8- 6.6
65-74 443 373 84.5 80.1-88.2 17 3.5 2.0- 6.1 20 3.7 2.2- 6.1 20 4.2 2.6- 6.8 13 4.0 2.1- 7.7
75+ 245 215 83.6 75.2-89.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 8.9 4.4-17.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 318 223 68.0 61.2-74.1 12 4.7 2.4- 9.0 30 11.1 7.1-17.1 28 8.2 5.3-12.4 25 8.0 5.0-12.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 828 612 71.4 67.6-74.9 36 5.3 3.7- 7.5 73 9.9 7.7-12.6 57 7.7 5.8-10.3 50 5.7 4.2- 7.8
Some Post-H.S. 718 536 74.3 70.4-77.9 38 5.5 3.8- 7.8 50 7.4 5.4- 9.9 58 8.6 6.4-11.4 36 4.3 3.0- 6.3
College Graduate 956 750 77.3 74.1-80.3 71 8.1 6.3-10.4 59 7.0 5.3- 9.3 49 5.0 3.7- 6.8 27 2.5 1.6- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 142 61.0 53.0-68.5 11 7.3 3.4-15.0 19 7.1 4.3-11.4 27 11.5 7.6-17.1 31 13.1 8.7-19.4
$15,000- 24,999 454 308 66.3 60.7-71.5 17 3.4 1.9- 5.9 41 10.2 7.1-14.5 51 11.7 8.5-15.9 37 8.4 5.6-12.3
$25,000- 34,999 255 193 75.8 68.9-81.5 21 7.8 4.9-12.4 16 5.3 2.9- 9.2 15 5.5 3.1- 9.6 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 342 272 75.7 69.5-81.0 19 7.7 4.5-12.6 20 7.5 4.6-12.0 20 5.9 3.6- 9.7 11 3.2 1.5- 6.3
$50,000- 74,999 407 328 78.8 73.0-83.7 19 4.1 2.5- 6.7 30 10.4 6.5-16.1 16 3.9 2.2- 6.9 14 2.8 1.5- 4.9
$75,000+ 701 549 76.0 72.0-79.6 46 6.6 4.9- 9.0 56 8.7 6.5-11.5 37 6.7 4.7- 9.7 13 1.9 1.0- 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 673 428 62.4 57.7-66.8 23 2.8 1.7- 4.4 59 9.2 6.8-12.2 81 12.6 9.8-16.0 82 13.1 10.1-16.8
No 2,101 1,668 76.7 74.3-78.9 129 6.7 5.5- 8.2 144 8.3 6.9-10.0 107 5.9 4.7- 7.3 53 2.5 1.8- 3.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 765 607 77.4 73.6-80.8 30 3.6 2.4- 5.4 40 5.9 4.2- 8.2 39 6.1 4.3- 8.6 49 7.0 5.0- 9.7
Non-Veteran 2,064 1,521 71.9 69.4-74.2 128 6.7 5.5- 8.1 173 9.4 7.9-11.2 153 7.8 6.5- 9.3 89 4.2 3.3- 5.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 846 636 73.4 69.7-76.9 61 6.7 5.1- 8.7 66 9.1 6.8-12.0 55 6.8 5.1- 9.1 28 4.0 2.5- 6.1
Regional City or Suburban 627 449 70.5 66.1-74.5 39 6.9 4.8- 9.8 54 9.8 7.3-13.0 48 7.7 5.6-10.5 37 5.2 3.6- 7.4
Rural 1,367 1,053 74.6 71.5-77.5 58 4.8 3.5- 6.7 93 7.6 5.9- 9.6 90 7.6 6.0- 9.7 73 5.4 4.1- 7.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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