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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 1,216 222 17.8 15.5-20.4 994 82.2 79.6-84.5
GENDER
Male 511 79 14.5 11.4-18.2 432 85.5 81.8-88.6
Female 705 143 20.9 17.6-24.6 562 79.1 75.4-82.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 801 156 19.5 16.5-22.9 645 80.5 77.1-83.5
Non-Hispanic Black 239 42 16.9 12.2-23.0 197 83.1 77.0-87.8
Other 152 19 11.1 6.8-17.5 133 88.9 82.5-93.2
AGE
18-44 414 76 17.2 13.7-21.5 338 82.8 78.5-86.3
44-64 478 109 22.1 18.1-26.7 369 77.9 73.3-81.9
65+ 306 34 11.3 7.9-15.9 272 88.7 84.1-92.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 437 96 20.7 16.7-25.5 341 79.3 74.5-83.3
Some College + 771 125 15.8 13.1-18.9 646 84.2 81.1-86.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 519 116 21.4 17.6-25.8 403 78.6 74.2-82.4
$50,000+ 429 66 14.6 11.3-18.6 363 85.4 81.4-88.7

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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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