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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 6,505 1,252 18.3 17.1-19.5 5,253 81.7 80.5-82.9
Region 4 1,091 170 15.6 13.3-18.2 921 84.4 81.8-86.7
GENDER
Male 525 59 10.2 7.7-13.3 466 89.8 86.7-92.3
Female 566 111 20.7 17.1-24.8 455 79.3 75.2-82.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 695 129 18.5 15.4-22.0 566 81.5 78.0-84.6
Non-Hispanic Black 205 25 12.3 8.0-18.5 180 87.7 81.5-92.0
Other 174 13 7.6 4.1-13.6 161 92.4 86.4-95.9
AGE
18-44 442 68 14.9 11.6-18.9 374 85.1 81.1-88.4
45-64 367 64 18.2 14.2-23.0 303 81.8 77.0-85.8
65+ 266 37 13.5 9.3-19.2 229 86.5 80.8-90.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 387 63 16.9 13.0-21.6 324 83.1 78.4-87.0
Some College + 697 107 15.0 12.3-18.2 590 85.0 81.8-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 449 87 21.2 17.1-26.1 362 78.8 73.9-82.9
$50,000+ 447 58 12.3 9.4-15.9 389 87.7 84.1-90.6

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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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