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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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
Region 5 689 481 71.3 67.3-75.0 69 9.4 7.3-12.1 66 9.1 6.9-11.8 48 6.8 5.0- 9.3 25 3.4 2.1- 5.5
GENDER
Male 338 251 74.9 69.2-79.9 34 8.7 6.0-12.6 24 7.0 4.4-10.9 15 4.1 2.3- 7.1 14 5.2 2.9- 9.3
Female 351 230 67.9 62.2-73.2 35 10.0 7.0-14.1 42 11.0 7.8-15.1 33 9.3 6.3-13.5 11 1.8 1.0- 3.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 431 293 69.1 64.0-73.9 48 10.6 7.8-14.3 39 8.0 5.6-11.2 35 8.2 5.7-11.7 16 4.1 2.2- 7.3
Non-Hispanic Black 159 116 73.2 64.6-80.3 *** *** *** 20 12.9 7.9-20.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 96 69 76.6 65.9-84.8 11 7.7 3.9-14.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 259 194 76.4 70.3-81.6 28 11.2 7.6-16.2 23 7.1 4.6-10.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 229 148 63.1 55.7-69.8 20 8.2 5.2-12.7 25 12.6 8.2-18.9 23 9.3 5.9-14.5 13 6.8 3.6-12.5
65+ 188 129 72.1 64.5-78.7 19 7.0 4.3-11.4 17 8.2 4.8-13.7 15 8.6 4.9-14.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 217 145 66.9 59.5-73.6 13 5.8 3.2-10.2 24 10.2 6.5-15.5 22 10.8 6.9-16.5 13 6.4 3.4-11.7
Some College + 472 336 73.7 69.0-77.9 56 11.4 8.6-15.1 42 8.5 6.0-11.8 26 4.6 2.9- 7.1 12 1.8 1.0- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 295 191 64.9 58.4-71.0 25 8.2 5.2-12.5 40 12.5 8.9-17.5 25 9.5 6.2-14.3 14 4.9 2.5- 9.3
$50,000+ 274 197 73.7 67.7-79.0 38 13.5 9.6-18.6 19 7.0 4.4-11.0 14 4.1 2.3- 7.1 *** *** ***

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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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