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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

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 6,550 4,274 66.0 64.6-67.4 571 9.1 8.2-10.0 590 9.4 8.5-10.3 527 7.4 6.7- 8.2 588 8.1 7.4- 9.0
Region 5 811 552 69.0 65.2-72.6 74 9.0 6.9-11.8 74 9.1 7.1-11.6 55 6.1 4.6- 8.1 56 6.8 4.9- 9.2
GENDER
Male 347 250 72.4 66.7-77.5 22 6.3 3.9- 9.9 36 9.9 7.0-13.9 20 5.0 3.1- 7.8 19 6.4 3.7-10.9
Female 464 302 66.0 60.8-70.9 52 11.5 8.2-15.8 38 8.4 5.9-11.8 35 7.1 4.9-10.1 37 7.1 5.0-10.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 489 321 67.5 62.5-72.0 59 12.0 9.0-16.0 41 7.6 5.5-10.4 30 5.5 3.7- 8.0 38 7.4 5.1-10.8
Non-Hispanic Black 186 132 70.8 62.4-77.9 11 5.8 2.6-12.6 15 8.7 4.9-14.9 15 7.4 4.3-12.4 13 7.3 3.9-13.5
Other 121 89 73.0 62.8-81.3 *** *** *** 16 16.3 9.8-25.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 311 230 74.3 68.4-79.4 25 9.0 5.7-13.7 32 9.2 6.3-13.3 17 5.3 3.2- 8.7 *** *** ***
44-64 283 181 62.5 55.8-68.7 33 11.7 7.8-17.1 22 8.6 5.5-13.2 23 7.7 4.9-11.7 24 9.6 6.2-14.6
65+ 205 133 66.7 58.5-74.0 16 5.4 3.1- 9.4 19 9.9 6.1-15.6 14 5.3 3.0- 9.0 23 12.8 7.5-21.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 285 188 67.1 60.3-73.3 19 7.9 4.6-13.2 28 9.0 5.9-13.5 24 6.9 4.5-10.6 26 9.1 5.7-14.1
Some College + 522 360 70.1 65.5-74.4 55 9.9 7.3-13.2 46 9.2 6.9-12.3 31 5.6 3.8- 8.1 30 5.2 3.4- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 343 217 63.8 57.5-69.6 29 7.7 4.9-11.9 36 11.1 7.8-15.5 33 8.4 5.8-12.0 28 9.1 5.8-14.0
$50,000+ 298 212 73.8 67.8-79.0 32 9.9 6.7-14.5 29 9.2 6.2-13.5 13 4.1 2.3- 7.4 12 2.9 1.5- 5.7

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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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