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?*
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
None
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
1-2 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
3-13 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
14-29 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
30 days
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6480 5064  80.5  (79.1-81.9) 194   3.7  ( 3.0- 4.6) 458   6.5  ( 5.7- 7.5) 262   3.3  ( 2.7- 3.9) 502   5.9  ( 5.3- 6.7)
     GENDER            
Male 2156 1744  83.6  (81.4-85.7)  63   3.6  ( 2.5- 5.2) 116   4.8  ( 3.7- 6.2)  60   2.0  ( 1.3- 3.0) 173   6.0  ( 5.0- 7.3)
Female 4324 3320  77.7  (75.8-79.6) 131   3.9  ( 3.1- 4.8) 342   8.1  ( 6.9- 9.5) 202   4.4  ( 3.7- 5.3) 329   5.9  ( 5.1- 6.8)
   RACE/ETHNICITY            
White/NH 6073 4755  80.5  (79.0-82.0) 179   3.8  ( 3.0- 4.7) 434   6.6  ( 5.8- 7.6) 241   3.2  ( 2.6- 3.9) 464   5.9  ( 5.2- 6.6)
African American/NH  200  150  81.2  (73.7-86.9)   8   3.8  ( 1.7- 8.2)  12   5.8  ( 2.9-11.3)  12   4.0  ( 1.7- 9.1)  18   5.1  ( 2.9- 9.0)
       AGE            
18-24  411  336  84.7  (78.7-89.2)  23   4.6  ( 2.3- 9.2)  30   6.3  ( 3.7-10.4)  11   2.7  ( 1.1- 6.9)  11   1.7  ( 0.7- 3.8)
25-34  910  731  84.2  (80.8-87.1)  43   5.1  ( 3.3- 7.9)  65   5.4  ( 3.9- 7.4)  26   1.9  ( 1.1- 3.1)  45   3.4  ( 2.3- 5.0)
35-44 1211  945  79.7  (76.5-82.6)  49   4.0  ( 2.9- 5.6)  84   6.9  ( 5.1- 9.4)  57   3.4  ( 2.4- 4.7)  76   5.9  ( 4.4- 7.9)
45-54 1241  913  74.7  (71.1-78.1)  36   4.4  ( 2.8- 6.7) 107   8.4  ( 6.4-10.8)  58   3.9  ( 2.7- 5.7) 127   8.6  ( 6.8-10.7)
55-64 1058  826  79.2  (75.5-82.5)  20   1.9  ( 1.1- 3.3)  64   6.7  ( 4.6- 9.6)  52   4.3  ( 3.0- 6.3)  96   7.9  ( 6.0-10.2)
65+ 1632 1298  81.7  (79.2-84.1)  22   1.8  ( 1.0- 3.3) 108   5.3  ( 4.2- 6.7)  58   3.4  ( 2.5- 4.7) 146   7.7  ( 6.1- 9.6)
     EDUCATION            
Less Than H.S. 1448  997  68.3  (64.2-72.1)  27   3.8  ( 2.1- 6.9) 103   6.9  ( 4.9- 9.7)  86   5.6  ( 4.1- 7.6) 235  15.4  (12.9-18.3)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2538 2023  81.8  (79.4-83.9)  60   3.2  ( 2.3- 4.5) 192   7.2  ( 5.9- 8.9) 102   3.4  ( 2.5- 4.7) 161   4.4  ( 3.6- 5.4)
Some Post-H.S. 1498 1196  82.0  (79.1-84.6)  65   4.4  ( 3.1- 6.4) 100   6.3  ( 4.8- 8.3)  63   3.0  ( 2.2- 4.1)  74   4.2  ( 3.1- 5.7)
College Graduate  981  837  88.2  (85.3-90.5)  42   4.0  ( 2.6- 6.1)  61   4.7  ( 3.3- 6.5)  11   0.9  ( 0.4- 1.9)  30   2.3  ( 1.4- 3.6)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME            
Less than $15,000  874  518  61.3  (55.1-67.2)  20   2.8  ( 1.6- 4.9)  83   8.6  ( 6.3-11.7)  76   7.6  ( 5.5-10.4) 177  19.6  (15.8-24.1)
$15,000- 24,999 1030  777  76.6  (72.7-80.1)  21   3.4  ( 1.9- 5.9)  94   6.7  ( 5.1- 8.8)  70   6.0  ( 4.4- 8.2)  68   7.3  ( 5.4- 9.9)
$25,000- 34,999  714  566  79.4  (74.7-83.5)  40   6.1  ( 4.0- 9.2)  50   7.0  ( 4.6-10.7)  22   3.0  ( 1.8- 5.2)  36   4.4  ( 2.8- 6.8)
$35,000- 49,999  822  700  83.6  (79.5-87.0)  23   3.2  ( 2.0- 5.1)  54   8.2  ( 5.6-11.7)  24   2.7  ( 1.5- 4.8)  21   2.3  ( 1.3- 4.0)
$50,000 - 74,999  699  601  86.1  (82.0-89.4)  37   5.0  ( 3.1- 8.1)  38   5.7  ( 3.6- 8.8)   9   1.1  ( 0.5- 2.3)  14   2.1  ( 1.1- 4.0)
$75,000 +  462  403  89.2  (84.3-92.7)  12   2.9  ( 1.0- 8.0)  28   5.1  ( 3.1- 8.2)   7   0.9  ( 0.4- 2.1)  12   1.9  ( 0.8- 4.3)

* Respondents reported no mental and physical health problems in the past month were not asked this question,
however, they are included in the 'None' category.
#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.