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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 6,413 4,295 67.8 66.4-69.2 542 9.3 8.5-10.3 570 9.1 8.2-10.0 481 6.8 6.1- 7.6 525 7.1 6.4- 7.9
Regions 1 & 2 1,046 707 67.8 63.9-71.5 73 8.3 6.2-11.1 76 8.0 6.0-10.6 89 6.8 5.0- 9.0 101 9.1 7.1-11.5
GENDER
Male 459 332 74.9 69.6-79.6 26 5.4 3.4- 8.4 35 7.9 5.3-11.8 36 5.5 3.4- 8.7 30 6.2 4.0- 9.5
Female 587 375 61.3 55.7-66.7 47 11.0 7.6-15.7 41 8.1 5.4-11.9 53 7.9 5.4-11.4 71 11.7 8.7-15.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 902 606 67.8 63.6-71.7 66 8.9 6.5-12.0 65 8.0 5.9-10.8 75 6.0 4.5- 7.9 90 9.3 7.2-11.9
Non-Hispanic Black 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 7.4 3.5-14.8 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 275 195 70.9 63.2-77.5 26 11.0 6.8-17.3 26 10.4 6.5-16.2 17 4.7 2.2- 9.5 11 3.0 1.6- 5.8
45-64 368 236 64.9 58.7-70.7 31 8.3 5.5-12.3 19 5.1 3.1- 8.5 34 7.5 5.0-11.1 48 14.2 10.1-19.6
65+ 386 263 67.6 61.4-73.2 15 4.8 2.6- 8.6 29 7.4 4.7-11.5 37 8.0 5.5-11.6 42 12.2 8.5-17.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 424 270 65.4 59.0-71.3 23 7.4 4.4-12.3 27 6.8 4.3-10.7 46 8.2 5.3-12.4 58 12.1 8.9-16.4
Some College + 623 437 69.9 64.9-74.4 50 9.1 6.5-12.6 49 9.0 6.3-12.8 44 5.6 3.8- 8.2 43 6.4 4.3- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 527 323 62.0 56.3-67.3 36 7.8 5.4-11.3 43 8.3 5.8-11.7 55 7.6 5.2-10.9 70 14.3 10.8-18.7
$50,000+ 325 254 80.1 73.9-85.2 21 7.9 4.6-13.5 23 5.4 3.1- 9.2 17 4.7 2.6- 8.3 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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