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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have a depressive disorder, including depression, major depression,
dysthymia, or minor depression?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,673 1,283 18.8 17.7-19.9 5,390 81.2 80.1-82.3
Region 1 & 2 1,008 224 23.9 20.4-27.8 784 76.1 72.2-79.6
GENDER
Male 442 78 19.0 14.5-24.6 364 81.0 75.4-85.5
Female 566 146 28.5 23.4-34.1 420 71.5 65.9-76.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 847 195 24.4 20.6-28.7 652 75.6 71.3-79.4
Non-Hispanic Black 52 *** *** *** 45 89.0 77.1-95.1
Other 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 261 59 23.4 17.3-30.8 202 76.6 69.2-82.7
44-64 361 100 29.4 23.5-36.2 261 70.6 63.8-76.5
65+ 375 64 17.8 13.2-23.6 311 82.2 76.4-86.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 393 91 27.6 21.6-34.4 302 72.4 65.6-78.4
Some College + 612 132 20.9 17.0-25.4 480 79.1 74.6-83.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 509 135 29.4 24.1-35.3 374 70.6 64.7-75.9
$50,000+ 303 52 16.3 11.7-22.3 251 83.7 77.7-88.3

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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.

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