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2016 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 6,413 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 8 577 367 65.3 60.7-69.6 49 8.4 6.3-11.3 54 9.5 7.0-12.7 34 6.1 4.2- 8.7 73 10.7 8.3-13.7
GENDER
Male 272 175 67.0 60.5-72.9 27 8.9 5.9-13.1 27 10.2 6.7-15.1 16 5.7 3.4- 9.6 27 8.2 5.4-12.3
Female 305 192 63.6 57.1-69.6 22 8.0 5.2-12.3 27 8.8 5.6-13.6 18 6.4 3.9-10.4 46 13.1 9.5-17.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 359 225 63.5 57.8-69.0 32 8.8 6.1-12.6 35 10.0 6.9-14.1 21 6.3 3.9- 9.8 46 11.5 8.3-15.5
Non-Hispanic Black 116 74 65.2 54.4-74.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 12.1 7.3-19.5
Other 96 65 73.9 63.6-82.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 190 132 71.8 64.5-78.1 19 8.8 5.5-13.7 19 10.6 6.5-16.7 *** *** *** 11 4.5 2.4- 8.3
45-64 212 116 56.1 48.7-63.3 22 9.8 6.3-14.8 20 8.5 5.4-13.2 18 8.7 5.3-14.0 36 16.9 11.8-23.5
65+ 172 117 64.7 56.1-72.4 *** *** *** 14 7.6 4.3-13.1 *** *** *** 26 15.7 10.5-22.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 260 154 62.3 55.3-68.8 15 5.6 3.3- 9.5 20 8.8 5.3-14.2 23 8.0 5.1-12.3 48 15.3 11.2-20.6
Some College + 316 213 68.4 62.4-73.8 33 10.9 7.6-15.4 34 10.2 7.1-14.5 11 4.3 2.3- 7.9 25 6.3 4.1- 9.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 296 176 63.9 57.5-69.9 23 7.5 4.9-11.5 26 8.2 5.1-12.8 27 8.8 5.9-12.9 44 11.6 8.3-16.0
$50,000+ 165 117 70.0 61.5-77.2 20 12.2 7.6-18.9 18 12.7 7.8-20.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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