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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 6,445 4,460 67.9 66.4-69.3 442 7.1 6.3- 7.9 581 10.2 9.3-11.2 545 8.5 7.7- 9.4 417 6.4 5.7- 7.2
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,055 737 68.2 64.2-72.0 67 6.0 4.4- 8.2 88 9.7 7.4-12.7 97 9.7 7.4-12.6 66 6.3 4.6- 8.6
Region 3 564 392 66.3 61.4-70.9 32 6.1 4.0- 9.1 49 9.6 6.9-13.2 52 10.5 7.7-14.3 39 7.5 5.3-10.4
Region 4 1,083 765 69.0 65.7-72.1 85 8.1 6.4-10.2 105 10.7 8.7-13.0 78 7.2 5.7- 9.1 50 5.0 3.6- 6.9
Region 5 694 461 66.1 61.9-70.1 65 8.7 6.7-11.3 81 12.5 9.8-15.7 51 7.3 5.4- 9.8 36 5.4 3.7- 7.8
Region 6 556 385 69.3 64.5-73.7 32 6.4 4.1- 9.8 39 6.6 4.7- 9.4 54 8.8 6.5-11.9 46 8.9 6.3-12.4
Region 7 813 550 67.6 63.7-71.2 52 6.5 4.8- 8.7 85 10.7 8.4-13.6 81 9.8 7.7-12.4 45 5.5 3.9- 7.6
Region 8 575 401 69.2 64.6-73.4 33 5.9 4.1- 8.4 50 9.3 6.9-12.4 44 7.4 5.3-10.4 47 8.2 6.0-11.3
Region 9 486 348 67.7 62.0-73.0 32 5.6 3.6- 8.5 35 8.9 5.9-13.4 38 10.0 6.7-14.6 33 7.8 5.2-11.5
Region 10 621 422 66.8 62.2-71.1 44 6.7 4.8- 9.2 49 8.9 6.5-12.0 51 8.7 6.2-12.1 55 8.9 6.4-12.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,299 1,596 68.7 66.3-71.1 143 6.1 5.0- 7.5 176 8.4 7.0-10.0 194 8.5 7.2-10.1 190 8.3 7.0- 9.8
Piedmont 2,926 2,016 67.7 65.7-69.6 222 7.6 6.6- 8.8 299 10.9 9.7-12.4 241 8.3 7.2- 9.5 148 5.4 4.5- 6.5
Western NC 1,222 849 66.9 63.2-70.5 77 6.4 4.7- 8.7 106 10.5 8.2-13.4 111 9.4 7.4-11.9 79 6.7 5.1- 8.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 939 650 67.4 63.1-71.4 66 7.2 5.2- 9.9 77 8.9 6.7-11.8 85 9.5 7.2-12.5 61 7.0 5.0- 9.7
Northwest 911 644 68.3 64.5-71.8 57 6.7 4.9- 8.9 78 9.5 7.3-12.2 76 8.8 6.8-11.3 56 6.8 5.0- 9.2
Charlotte 866 613 68.9 65.3-72.3 61 7.6 5.8- 9.9 87 11.4 9.1-14.1 66 7.7 5.9- 9.9 39 4.5 3.1- 6.4
Greensboro 538 367 68.1 63.5-72.4 44 7.8 5.6-10.8 57 10.7 8.2-14.0 38 7.3 5.1-10.2 32 6.1 4.1- 8.9
Southern Regional 610 414 67.5 62.9-71.8 35 6.2 4.0- 9.3 47 7.6 5.5-10.4 61 9.3 7.0-12.3 53 9.5 6.9-12.8
Southeast 346 248 71.6 65.7-76.8 18 5.3 3.2- 8.7 27 8.0 5.3-11.9 26 7.0 4.4-10.9 27 8.1 5.2-12.4
Wake 886 587 65.3 61.5-68.9 69 7.7 6.0- 9.9 104 12.6 10.1-15.7 87 9.8 7.8-12.2 39 4.6 3.2- 6.6
Area L & Eastern 1,351 938 68.4 65.0-71.6 92 6.4 4.9- 8.2 104 8.8 7.0-11.0 107 8.2 6.5-10.4 110 8.2 6.5-10.4

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See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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