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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental 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 6,608 4,638 68.6 67.2-70.0 445 7.4 6.6- 8.2 574 9.1 8.2-10.0 555 9.0 8.2- 9.9 396 6.0 5.3- 6.7
-Piedmont 3,315 2,327 69.3 67.4-71.1 268 8.2 7.2- 9.4 283 8.8 7.7-10.0 262 8.5 7.5- 9.7 175 5.2 4.4- 6.1
GENDER
Male 1,417 1,065 73.5 70.6-76.1 91 6.4 5.1- 8.1 106 8.5 6.8-10.6 95 7.3 5.8- 9.1 60 4.3 3.2- 5.8
Female 1,898 1,262 65.5 62.9-67.9 177 9.8 8.3-11.5 177 9.0 7.7-10.6 167 9.7 8.2-11.4 115 6.0 4.9- 7.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,134 1,496 69.4 67.1-71.7 177 8.2 6.9- 9.6 178 8.7 7.3-10.2 164 8.1 6.8- 9.7 119 5.6 4.5- 6.9
Non-Hispanic Black 684 464 65.0 60.6-69.2 61 9.8 7.4-12.9 69 10.4 7.9-13.5 54 9.3 6.9-12.5 36 5.5 3.8- 7.9
Other 444 325 74.0 69.1-78.4 25 5.7 3.7- 8.8 35 7.7 5.3-11.1 41 9.5 6.9-13.0 18 3.0 1.8- 5.1
AGE
18-34 685 421 63.3 59.1-67.3 84 11.4 9.0-14.3 81 11.5 9.0-14.6 72 10.5 8.2-13.3 27 3.3 2.2- 5.0
35-44 512 328 66.7 62.1-71.1 54 8.7 6.6-11.4 57 10.1 7.5-13.5 46 9.3 6.8-12.6 27 5.1 3.4- 7.5
45-54 619 419 68.3 64.1-72.3 46 7.6 5.6-10.4 59 9.3 7.0-12.1 47 7.4 5.4-10.0 48 7.4 5.4-10.1
55-64 602 433 71.5 67.1-75.5 43 7.2 5.2- 9.9 43 6.4 4.6- 8.9 47 8.1 5.9-11.1 36 6.8 4.6- 9.8
65-74 514 417 80.1 75.6-84.0 21 4.2 2.5- 6.8 28 5.4 3.6- 8.1 30 6.6 4.3-10.0 18 3.7 2.1- 6.4
75+ 330 268 77.6 71.2-82.9 16 4.0 2.3- 6.8 *** *** *** 19 7.1 4.3-11.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 337 227 65.4 59.0-71.3 16 5.6 3.2- 9.6 27 9.6 6.0-15.0 33 10.0 6.9-14.3 34 9.4 6.3-13.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 828 599 70.7 66.9-74.2 42 6.0 4.3- 8.4 68 8.7 6.7-11.2 70 9.0 7.0-11.6 49 5.6 4.1- 7.6
Some Post-H.S. 865 578 68.3 64.7-71.7 64 7.5 5.7- 9.8 83 8.7 6.9-10.9 86 10.2 8.1-12.7 54 5.4 4.0- 7.2
College Graduate 1,268 909 70.8 68.0-73.5 145 12.1 10.2-14.3 104 8.7 7.1-10.6 72 5.7 4.5- 7.3 38 2.6 1.9- 3.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 290 174 58.1 51.0-64.7 19 8.5 4.8-14.5 22 6.7 4.2-10.4 36 12.9 9.0-18.0 39 13.9 9.7-19.5
$15,000- 24,999 495 325 63.2 57.9-68.2 31 5.8 3.9- 8.6 50 11.4 8.3-15.6 56 12.2 9.1-16.2 33 7.3 4.9-10.9
$25,000- 34,999 285 204 72.8 66.4-78.3 20 6.6 4.1-10.6 19 5.6 3.4- 9.1 25 8.3 5.4-12.4 17 6.8 4.0-11.3
$35,000- 49,999 355 248 69.1 63.1-74.5 34 10.4 7.1-15.1 31 9.4 6.4-13.6 32 9.1 6.0-13.4 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 385 275 70.3 64.4-75.6 30 8.4 5.7-12.1 37 10.8 7.1-16.3 24 6.3 4.0- 9.6 19 4.2 2.6- 6.8
$75,000+ 827 610 73.3 69.7-76.5 88 10.7 8.5-13.3 65 7.7 5.9-10.0 43 6.0 4.3- 8.3 21 2.3 1.5- 3.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 723 402 52.2 47.9-56.5 41 6.5 4.7- 8.9 69 10.3 8.0-13.3 110 16.1 13.2-19.6 101 14.8 11.9-18.3
No 2,525 1,879 73.8 71.7-75.7 223 8.7 7.5-10.1 208 8.4 7.2- 9.8 146 6.6 5.5- 7.8 69 2.6 2.0- 3.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 369 282 77.0 71.7-81.5 21 4.4 2.8- 7.0 22 6.4 4.1- 9.9 19 5.4 3.3- 8.7 25 6.8 4.2-10.8
Non-Veteran 2,934 2,033 68.3 66.2-70.2 247 8.7 7.5-10.0 261 9.1 7.9-10.5 243 8.9 7.8-10.3 150 5.0 4.2- 6.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,789 1,233 68.0 65.4-70.4 170 9.5 8.0-11.1 164 9.4 7.8-11.1 140 8.5 7.1-10.2 82 4.7 3.7- 6.1
Regional City or Suburban 869 611 69.5 65.8-73.0 62 7.2 5.5- 9.5 74 8.8 6.8-11.3 71 8.4 6.5-10.8 51 6.0 4.4- 8.1
Rural 657 483 72.5 68.0-76.5 36 6.1 4.0- 9.2 45 7.3 5.2-10.2 51 8.8 6.4-12.0 42 5.3 3.8- 7.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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