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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

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
Region 5 813 567 68.7 64.8-72.4 59 7.8 5.8-10.5 72 9.0 7.1-11.5 75 9.6 7.4-12.3 40 4.8 3.4- 6.9
GENDER
Male 349 252 70.4 64.5-75.7 24 7.6 4.8-11.8 26 8.6 5.8-12.7 31 8.4 5.6-12.3 16 5.1 2.9- 8.7
Female 464 315 67.2 62.0-72.1 35 8.1 5.5-11.8 46 9.4 6.9-12.7 44 10.7 7.6-14.7 24 4.6 3.0- 7.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 490 342 69.8 65.0-74.3 37 8.4 5.8-11.9 41 8.7 6.3-11.9 46 8.5 6.2-11.7 24 4.6 2.9- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 186 124 61.5 52.7-69.6 15 8.3 4.4-15.3 19 10.6 6.5-16.9 18 13.0 7.8-20.8 *** *** ***
Other 121 89 75.9 66.4-83.4 *** *** *** 11 8.0 4.1-15.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 311 191 63.1 56.8-69.0 34 10.2 6.9-14.8 44 12.6 9.1-17.0 31 11.2 7.7-16.2 11 3.0 1.5- 5.9
44-64 284 202 69.7 63.2-75.5 19 7.6 4.5-12.5 17 5.7 3.4- 9.5 25 8.6 5.7-13.0 21 8.3 5.1-13.2
65+ 205 164 79.6 72.4-85.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 7.6 4.5-12.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 288 203 67.8 61.1-73.9 13 6.2 3.3-11.4 27 10.1 6.8-14.7 29 10.2 6.8-15.1 16 5.7 3.3- 9.6
Some College + 521 360 69.1 64.4-73.5 46 9.0 6.5-12.3 45 8.4 6.1-11.4 46 9.2 6.6-12.7 24 4.3 2.7- 6.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 344 226 64.8 58.6-70.6 25 7.6 4.7-12.1 34 10.4 7.3-14.7 37 10.6 7.5-14.8 22 6.6 4.0-10.5
$50,000+ 297 213 72.0 65.6-77.5 27 10.0 6.5-15.1 25 6.6 4.4- 9.9 24 9.2 5.7-14.4 *** *** ***

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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.

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