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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 651 422 66.9 62.6-71.0 51 6.8 5.0- 9.3 65 10.5 7.9-13.7 53 7.6 5.6-10.3 60 8.2 6.2-10.9
GENDER
Male 274 190 71.7 65.2-77.5 18 5.3 3.0- 9.2 25 8.7 5.6-13.3 11 4.9 2.5- 9.4 30 9.3 6.2-13.8
Female 377 232 62.1 56.2-67.6 33 8.3 5.7-12.0 40 12.2 8.5-17.1 42 10.3 7.5-14.1 30 7.1 4.8-10.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 430 283 67.4 62.1-72.3 34 6.4 4.4- 9.1 41 10.4 7.3-14.5 34 7.3 5.0-10.5 38 8.6 5.9-12.2
Non-Hispanic Black 122 74 63.8 53.2-73.3 *** *** *** 11 7.9 3.8-15.8 12 12.0 6.2-22.0 15 8.9 5.1-15.1
Other 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 12.6 6.7-22.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 215 158 75.4 68.7-81.1 19 7.3 4.4-11.9 13 7.1 4.0-12.3 16 6.7 3.9-11.0 *** *** ***
44-64 236 133 56.8 49.4-63.9 16 5.3 3.1- 8.9 34 16.5 11.4-23.1 26 9.6 6.4-14.3 27 11.8 7.6-17.9
65+ 190 126 62.7 54.3-70.4 14 6.9 3.9-11.8 16 9.5 5.6-15.6 11 7.3 3.4-14.9 23 13.6 8.9-20.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 271 168 66.2 59.5-72.3 12 3.5 1.7- 7.1 31 11.3 7.6-16.4 28 9.1 5.9-13.8 32 9.9 6.7-14.5
Some College + 378 252 67.3 61.5-72.6 39 9.8 6.9-13.7 34 9.8 6.6-14.2 25 6.4 4.1- 9.7 28 6.8 4.4-10.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 183 63.5 57.0-69.6 19 4.8 2.8- 8.2 29 10.1 6.8-14.8 41 12.8 9.0-17.8 30 8.7 5.8-13.1
$50,000+ 208 154 73.5 65.8-80.0 19 8.7 5.2-14.3 21 11.6 7.1-18.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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