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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 6,505 1,252 18.3 17.1-19.5 5,253 81.7 80.5-82.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,065 229 22.1 18.6-26.0 836 77.9 74.0-81.4
Region 3 572 121 22.2 18.3-26.6 451 77.8 73.4-81.7
Region 4 1,091 170 15.6 13.3-18.2 921 84.4 81.8-86.7
Region 5 698 120 16.4 13.6-19.8 578 83.6 80.2-86.4
Region 6 558 113 19.4 16.0-23.4 445 80.6 76.6-84.0
Region 7 815 160 17.8 15.1-21.0 655 82.2 79.0-84.9
Region 8 588 114 19.0 15.5-22.9 474 81.0 77.1-84.5
Region 9 495 98 20.5 16.1-25.6 397 79.5 74.4-83.9
Region 10 625 127 18.8 15.6-22.5 498 81.2 77.5-84.4
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,326 466 19.0 17.1-21.0 1,860 81.0 79.0-82.9
Piedmont 2,945 514 17.0 15.5-18.6 2,431 83.0 81.4-84.5
Western NC 1,236 272 22.5 19.4-26.0 964 77.5 74.0-80.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 947 209 22.8 19.0-27.2 738 77.2 72.8-81.0
Northwest 922 177 19.6 16.8-22.9 745 80.4 77.1-83.2
Charlotte 873 136 15.6 13.1-18.6 737 84.4 81.4-86.9
Greensboro 544 95 16.6 13.3-20.4 449 83.4 79.6-86.7
Southern Regional 616 128 19.8 16.4-23.6 488 80.2 76.4-83.6
Southeast 351 68 19.4 15.0-24.8 283 80.6 75.2-85.0
Wake 887 168 17.4 14.8-20.4 719 82.6 79.6-85.2
Area L & Eastern 1,367 271 18.7 16.2-21.5 1,096 81.3 78.5-83.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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