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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 6,473 5,146 80.6 79.3-81.7 301 4.6 4.0- 5.3 323 5.3 4.6- 6.0 389 5.3 4.7- 6.0 314 4.3 3.7- 4.9
Region 3 571 452 78.7 74.4-82.5 30 5.5 3.7- 8.1 29 4.8 3.2- 7.3 35 5.4 3.8- 7.8 25 5.5 3.4- 8.9
GENDER
Male 250 200 78.0 70.9-83.7 12 5.3 2.9- 9.5 11 3.8 1.9- 7.4 14 5.2 2.9- 9.1 13 7.7 4.0-14.4
Female 321 252 79.4 74.0-84.0 18 5.6 3.3- 9.4 18 5.7 3.4- 9.6 21 5.7 3.6- 8.9 12 3.5 1.9- 6.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 427 335 77.8 72.6-82.2 21 4.9 3.0- 7.8 24 5.4 3.4- 8.4 28 6.1 4.1- 9.0 19 5.9 3.3-10.1
Non-Hispanic Black 79 64 81.3 69.5-89.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 179 141 79.8 72.2-85.7 15 7.2 4.2-12.2 12 6.2 3.3-11.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 214 162 74.2 66.6-80.5 12 6.7 3.6-12.1 11 4.0 2.1- 7.7 17 7.9 4.8-13.0 12 7.2 3.7-13.6
65+ 170 141 82.5 75.0-88.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 7.8 4.3-13.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 179 78.1 71.1-83.8 *** *** *** 12 4.4 2.3- 8.0 17 6.6 3.9-10.9 15 7.8 4.1-14.4
Some College + 340 273 79.3 73.8-83.9 22 7.6 4.8-11.8 17 5.2 2.9- 9.0 18 4.4 2.7- 7.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 289 214 73.2 66.5-79.0 15 4.5 2.5- 7.9 19 6.1 3.6-10.1 24 7.5 4.8-11.5 17 8.7 4.9-14.9
$50,000+ 182 154 83.9 76.8-89.1 12 8.4 4.6-14.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 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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