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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 898 720 81.3 78.3-84.0 50 5.6 4.1- 7.5 38 4.1 2.8- 5.9 52 5.3 4.0- 7.1 38 3.7 2.5- 5.4
GENDER
Male 389 337 87.9 83.9-91.1 13 3.3 1.8- 5.9 *** *** *** 17 3.8 2.3- 6.3 14 2.4 1.3- 4.5
Female 509 383 75.3 70.7-79.3 37 7.6 5.3-10.9 30 5.5 3.7- 8.2 35 6.7 4.7- 9.5 24 4.9 3.1- 7.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 529 418 80.2 76.1-83.7 32 5.9 4.1- 8.6 22 4.3 2.6- 7.0 32 5.3 3.6- 7.6 25 4.3 2.7- 6.8
Non-Hispanic Black 215 168 80.3 73.6-85.6 *** *** *** 11 3.8 2.0- 7.1 16 7.0 4.1-11.9 *** *** ***
Other 139 121 88.0 81.0-92.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 375 307 82.3 77.5-86.2 31 8.6 5.8-12.4 15 4.1 2.3- 7.0 12 2.7 1.5- 5.0 *** *** ***
44-64 314 243 78.8 73.3-83.4 11 2.8 1.5- 5.1 16 5.1 2.8- 9.1 26 8.3 5.5-12.3 18 5.0 2.9- 8.5
65+ 193 154 81.6 74.8-86.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 7.3 4.1-12.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 309 245 80.4 74.8-85.0 15 5.2 2.9- 9.3 *** *** *** 23 6.5 4.1-10.1 16 3.8 2.1- 6.6
Some College + 585 471 81.7 78.0-84.9 35 5.8 4.1- 8.2 28 4.1 2.7- 6.3 29 4.7 3.2- 6.9 22 3.7 2.3- 6.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 357 266 76.6 71.1-81.2 17 4.9 2.8- 8.4 20 5.7 3.4- 9.4 29 7.2 4.8-10.6 25 5.7 3.5- 9.2
$50,000+ 355 295 83.7 79.1-87.5 25 7.2 4.7-11.0 17 4.4 2.5- 7.5 11 2.6 1.4- 4.7 *** *** ***

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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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