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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 513 91 16.6 13.3-20.6 422 83.4 79.4-86.7
GENDER
Male 223 37 14.0 9.9-19.6 186 86.0 80.4-90.1
Female 290 54 19.0 14.3-25.0 236 81.0 75.0-85.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 282 52 17.9 13.5-23.4 230 82.1 76.6-86.5
Non-Hispanic Black 151 24 13.0 8.1-20.4 127 87.0 79.6-91.9
Other 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 187 35 18.3 13.0-25.3 152 81.7 74.7-87.0
44-64 197 40 17.3 12.5-23.5 157 82.7 76.5-87.5
65+ 122 16 12.1 7.3-19.5 106 87.9 80.5-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 37 17.1 12.1-23.8 177 82.9 76.2-87.9
Some College + 298 54 16.4 12.3-21.6 244 83.6 78.4-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 47 18.1 13.1-24.5 191 81.9 75.5-86.9
$50,000+ 163 22 13.7 8.8-20.7 141 86.3 79.3-91.2

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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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