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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 906 149 15.9 13.3-18.7 757 84.1 81.3-86.7
GENDER
Male 391 42 10.2 7.4-14.1 349 89.8 85.9-92.6
Female 515 107 21.0 17.2-25.4 408 79.0 74.6-82.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 534 110 19.7 16.2-23.8 424 80.3 76.2-83.8
Non-Hispanic Black 219 28 12.5 8.3-18.5 191 87.5 81.5-91.7
Other 138 11 7.3 3.9-13.2 127 92.7 86.8-96.1
AGE
18-44 377 53 14.2 10.7-18.7 324 85.8 81.3-89.3
44-64 314 65 20.2 15.7-25.6 249 79.8 74.4-84.3
65+ 199 30 13.4 9.0-19.5 169 86.6 80.5-91.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 315 52 15.1 11.1-20.1 263 84.9 79.9-88.9
Some College + 587 97 16.4 13.3-20.1 490 83.6 79.9-86.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 361 74 19.4 15.1-24.5 287 80.6 75.5-84.9
$50,000+ 355 49 14.5 10.8-19.4 306 85.5 80.6-89.2

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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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