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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 510 390 76.9 72.5-80.8 35 7.9 5.5-11.3 17 3.3 1.9- 5.6 42 7.7 5.6-10.5 26 4.2 2.7- 6.5
GENDER
Male 224 174 79.6 73.1-84.8 14 6.9 3.9-11.9 *** *** *** 14 6.3 3.6-10.8 13 3.4 1.9- 6.0
Female 286 216 74.4 68.2-79.8 21 8.9 5.5-14.1 *** *** *** 28 9.0 6.1-13.1 13 5.0 2.6- 9.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 281 218 77.1 71.1-82.2 18 8.4 5.1-13.6 *** *** *** 22 7.8 5.0-12.1 13 3.3 1.9- 5.9
Non-Hispanic Black 150 110 75.5 67.0-82.4 13 9.1 5.0-16.1 *** *** *** 14 8.6 4.8-14.9 *** *** ***
Other 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 189 150 79.9 72.9-85.5 16 9.0 5.3-14.7 *** *** *** 11 4.8 2.6- 8.8 *** *** ***
44-64 195 137 69.6 61.9-76.4 13 8.1 4.3-14.6 *** *** *** 21 11.3 7.3-17.2 17 7.6 4.6-12.3
65+ 120 99 81.2 71.9-88.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 213 161 76.3 69.2-82.2 13 7.5 4.1-13.4 *** *** *** 17 7.8 4.6-12.7 17 6.5 3.7-11.1
Some College + 296 228 77.1 71.3-82.1 22 8.3 5.3-12.9 12 4.5 2.3- 8.4 25 7.7 5.1-11.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 166 71.0 63.8-77.3 18 9.1 5.4-15.1 *** *** *** 25 8.8 5.7-13.4 19 6.9 4.1-11.5
$50,000+ 163 136 81.6 74.1-87.3 11 8.3 4.6-14.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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