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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

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
Regions 1 & 2 1,054 737 68.3 64.2-72.1 67 6.0 4.4- 8.2 88 9.7 7.4-12.8 96 9.6 7.4-12.5 66 6.3 4.6- 8.6
GENDER
Male 465 353 74.5 68.7-79.5 22 4.7 2.9- 7.4 29 8.2 5.1-12.9 38 8.4 5.4-12.9 23 4.3 2.6- 6.9
Female 589 384 62.5 56.8-67.9 45 7.3 4.8-11.0 59 11.2 8.0-15.5 58 10.8 7.7-14.9 43 8.2 5.5-12.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 908 634 68.2 63.9-72.3 57 6.2 4.4- 8.7 75 9.8 7.2-13.1 89 10.3 7.9-13.5 53 5.5 3.9- 7.6
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 12.5 6.4-23.0
AGE
18-44 274 161 58.6 50.6-66.2 21 7.2 4.1-12.4 38 14.6 9.6-21.6 33 13.3 8.8-19.6 21 6.2 3.4-11.0
45-64 370 249 67.3 61.1-72.9 26 7.1 4.5-10.9 29 8.0 5.3-12.0 35 8.0 5.3-12.0 31 9.6 6.3-14.4
65+ 393 311 82.4 77.4-86.5 19 3.1 1.8- 5.1 21 5.7 3.4- 9.4 28 5.9 3.5- 9.6 14 3.0 1.6- 5.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 430 293 65.8 59.1-71.8 16 2.8 1.6- 5.1 38 11.6 7.6-17.3 45 11.6 7.9-16.7 38 8.2 5.3-12.4
Some College + 625 444 70.4 65.4-74.9 51 8.9 6.2-12.7 50 8.1 5.8-11.1 52 8.0 5.6-11.4 28 4.6 2.9- 7.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 533 341 62.4 56.6-67.9 26 4.3 2.6- 6.9 49 10.8 7.9-14.6 64 12.9 9.2-17.7 53 9.7 6.9-13.3
$50,000+ 324 243 75.3 68.3-81.2 26 6.9 4.4-10.8 23 9.6 5.3-16.6 26 6.8 4.2-10.7 *** *** ***

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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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