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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 599 478 79.1 74.4-83.2 31 5.7 3.6- 8.8 24 4.2 2.1- 8.4 39 6.1 4.3- 8.6 27 4.9 3.2- 7.4
GENDER
Male 265 223 81.1 72.8-87.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 3.9 2.1- 7.4
Female 334 255 77.3 71.5-82.2 21 6.4 3.9-10.4 14 2.6 1.4- 4.5 29 8.0 5.3-11.8 15 5.8 3.3-10.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 468 374 79.7 74.8-83.9 22 5.9 3.5- 9.9 16 2.4 1.4- 4.2 34 6.7 4.6- 9.8 22 5.2 3.3- 8.2
Non-Hispanic Black 73 55 79.5 67.8-87.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 182 149 80.2 70.8-87.1 15 9.2 5.0-16.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 227 176 75.8 68.6-81.9 *** *** *** 11 4.2 2.3- 7.8 16 7.6 4.4-12.9 14 9.3 5.3-15.9
65+ 184 147 81.4 74.4-86.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.9 4.4-13.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 242 188 78.9 72.0-84.4 11 4.9 2.1-10.8 *** *** *** 18 6.7 3.9-11.2 15 6.6 3.7-11.5
Some College + 355 288 79.2 72.3-84.8 20 6.4 3.8-10.5 14 5.3 1.9-13.8 21 5.6 3.5- 8.9 12 3.5 1.9- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 228 73.2 65.6-79.7 17 6.7 3.6-12.1 12 5.0 1.7-14.1 27 8.7 5.6-13.3 17 6.4 3.7-10.6
$50,000+ 190 161 86.2 79.8-90.7 11 5.6 2.9-10.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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