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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 2,945 2,209 73.5 71.5-75.4 172 6.3 5.3- 7.5 211 8.6 7.4-10.1 182 5.7 4.8- 6.7 171 5.9 4.9- 7.0
Female 3,500 2,251 62.7 60.6-64.7 270 7.7 6.7- 8.9 370 11.6 10.3-13.0 363 11.1 9.9-12.5 246 6.9 5.8- 8.0
Have Health Insurance
Yes 5,662 3,945 68.5 67.0-70.0 401 7.4 6.6- 8.3 506 9.9 9.0-10.9 469 8.3 7.5- 9.3 341 5.9 5.2- 6.7
No 765 500 63.5 59.0-67.8 39 4.8 3.3- 6.9 74 12.2 9.2-16.0 77 9.9 7.6-12.9 75 9.5 7.2-12.6
Body Mass Index
Underweight 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Recommended Range 1,795 1,224 66.6 63.8-69.3 147 8.4 6.9-10.2 181 11.4 9.6-13.4 146 8.2 6.8- 9.9 97 5.4 4.2- 7.0
Overweight 2,127 1,516 69.0 66.5-71.4 145 7.5 6.2- 9.0 170 9.1 7.6-10.9 164 8.4 7.0-10.0 132 6.1 4.9- 7.4
Obese 1,891 1,252 65.6 62.9-68.2 115 5.8 4.7- 7.2 181 11.3 9.5-13.3 192 9.4 7.9-11.1 151 7.9 6.6- 9.6
Current Smoker
Yes 1,056 603 57.8 54.0-61.6 57 5.1 3.7- 7.1 108 11.5 9.2-14.3 131 11.3 9.2-13.9 157 14.2 11.8-17.0
No 5,204 3,717 69.7 68.1-71.2 371 7.5 6.6- 8.4 460 10.0 9.0-11.1 405 8.1 7.2- 9.0 251 4.8 4.1- 5.6
History of CVD**
Yes 758 484 64.2 59.8-68.5 49 6.1 4.3- 8.6 56 8.7 6.3-12.0 83 9.9 7.6-12.7 86 11.0 8.5-14.2
No 5,629 3,938 68.4 66.9-69.9 387 7.1 6.3- 8.0 521 10.3 9.3-11.4 459 8.4 7.5- 9.3 324 5.8 5.1- 6.7
Binge Drinker
Yes 766 433 56.8 52.5-61.1 81 10.9 8.5-13.9 108 15.2 12.2-18.7 82 9.4 7.3-12.0 62 7.6 5.5-10.4
No 5,272 3,716 69.0 67.4-70.6 343 6.6 5.8- 7.5 445 9.6 8.6-10.6 444 8.7 7.8- 9.7 324 6.2 5.4- 7.0
Heavy Drinker
Yes 388 231 58.0 51.8-63.9 26 6.2 4.0- 9.6 60 19.4 14.7-25.3 38 9.9 6.9-13.9 33 6.5 4.4- 9.6
No 5,631 3,905 67.9 66.3-69.4 396 7.3 6.5- 8.2 492 9.8 8.8-10.9 488 8.8 7.9- 9.7 350 6.3 5.5- 7.1
COPD
Yes 514 269 52.7 47.1-58.2 30 5.8 3.6- 9.3 39 7.9 5.2-11.8 83 15.0 11.5-19.2 93 18.7 14.7-23.5
No 5,914 4,182 69.1 67.6-70.6 412 7.2 6.4- 8.0 541 10.4 9.4-11.4 461 8.0 7.2- 8.9 318 5.3 4.6- 6.1
Current Asthma
Yes 513 268 50.4 44.9-55.8 36 7.6 5.2-11.1 53 11.9 8.4-16.6 89 17.1 13.4-21.5 67 13.0 9.8-17.1
No 5,901 4,174 69.5 68.0-70.9 403 7.0 6.2- 7.8 526 10.0 9.1-11.1 451 7.7 6.9- 8.6 347 5.8 5.1- 6.6
Diabetes
Yes 869 605 70.5 66.6-74.1 49 4.7 3.4- 6.6 55 7.5 5.5-10.2 83 9.5 7.3-12.3 77 7.8 6.0-10.1
No 5,569 3,850 67.6 66.0-69.1 392 7.3 6.5- 8.3 526 10.5 9.5-11.6 463 8.4 7.6- 9.3 338 6.2 5.4- 7.0
Disability1
Yes 1,560 849 52.4 49.2-55.6 98 6.1 4.7- 7.9 127 9.9 7.8-12.3 244 15.1 13.0-17.5 242 16.5 14.3-19.1
No 4,134 3,130 74.0 72.3-75.7 276 6.8 5.9- 7.8 370 9.7 8.7-10.9 222 5.9 5.1- 6.9 136 3.5 2.9- 4.4
Functional Disability1
Yes 1,818 959 50.3 47.4-53.2 104 5.1 4.0- 6.4 176 12.2 10.1-14.6 291 16.3 14.3-18.6 288 16.2 14.1-18.4
No 4,461 3,373 73.6 72.0-75.2 331 7.8 6.9- 8.8 394 9.7 8.6-10.8 244 5.9 5.1- 6.8 119 3.0 2.4- 3.8
Has two or more chronic diseases†
Yes 1,963 1,133 56.0 53.2-58.8 130 6.1 5.0- 7.5 176 9.8 8.2-11.7 267 13.8 12.0-15.9 257 14.3 12.3-16.5
No 4,482 3,326 71.9 70.2-73.5 312 7.4 6.5- 8.4 405 10.3 9.2-11.5 279 6.7 5.9- 7.7 160 3.7 3.1- 4.5

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**History of cardiovascular disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

†Chronic diseases include heart disease (heart attack/stoke/angina), current asthma, skin cancer, other cancer, COPD, arthritis, depression, kidney disease and diabetes.

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.

1Disability Status phasing out next year, being replaced by Functional Disability.

^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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