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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Healthy Days

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your
usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation?*

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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 6,612 5,224 79.2 78.0-80.4 340 5.5 4.9- 6.3 320 4.9 4.3- 5.7 411 6.0 5.4- 6.8 317 4.3 3.8- 4.9
Region 1 & 2 999 781 77.7 73.9-81.0 38 3.6 2.4- 5.2 53 4.9 3.5- 7.0 67 8.0 5.8-11.0 60 5.8 4.2- 8.2
GENDER
Male 440 349 79.8 74.6-84.2 18 3.9 2.2- 6.6 17 3.2 1.7- 6.0 25 5.8 3.5- 9.5 31 7.3 4.6-11.2
Female 559 432 75.6 70.1-80.4 20 3.3 1.9- 5.6 36 6.6 4.3-10.0 42 10.0 6.6-14.9 29 4.5 2.7- 7.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 841 647 76.6 72.4-80.3 31 3.2 2.1- 5.0 47 5.0 3.4- 7.4 60 8.6 6.1-12.0 56 6.5 4.6- 9.2
Non-Hispanic Black 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 100 86 83.9 71.9-91.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 259 216 83.2 76.6-88.2 *** *** *** 12 4.4 2.1- 8.9 15 7.4 3.9-13.4 *** *** ***
44-64 356 252 70.7 63.8-76.7 20 5.0 2.9- 8.4 22 5.3 3.1- 9.1 30 9.9 6.0-15.8 32 9.1 5.7-14.4
65+ 373 302 77.8 71.5-83.0 *** *** *** 19 5.5 3.2- 9.2 22 6.8 4.1-11.1 21 7.6 4.3-12.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 384 289 71.0 64.1-77.0 11 3.6 1.8- 6.9 19 5.8 3.3-10.2 34 11.9 7.7-18.0 31 7.7 4.7-12.5
Some College + 612 490 83.0 79.3-86.2 27 3.5 2.3- 5.4 34 4.3 2.9- 6.2 33 4.9 3.2- 7.4 28 4.3 2.8- 6.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 504 356 69.1 63.3-74.3 16 2.9 1.6- 5.1 32 6.7 4.2-10.4 56 12.6 8.9-17.5 44 8.8 6.0-12.6
$50,000+ 302 260 87.8 82.7-91.5 17 5.5 3.0- 9.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Respondents who reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question, however, they are included in the 'None' category here.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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