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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 698 120 16.4 13.6-19.8 578 83.6 80.2-86.4
GENDER
Male 339 40 10.8 7.5-15.3 299 89.2 84.7-92.5
Female 359 80 21.4 17.0-26.5 279 78.6 73.5-83.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 436 89 20.6 16.5-25.3 347 79.4 74.7-83.5
Non-Hispanic Black 161 18 9.8 5.9-15.8 143 90.2 84.2-94.1
Other 98 13 10.8 5.8-19.2 85 89.2 80.8-94.2
AGE
18-44 262 47 17.5 13.0-23.2 215 82.5 76.8-87.0
45-64 231 45 18.2 13.3-24.5 186 81.8 75.5-86.7
65+ 192 27 11.8 7.7-17.7 165 88.2 82.3-92.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 37 14.4 10.0-20.3 185 85.6 79.7-90.0
Some College + 476 83 17.7 14.1-21.9 393 82.3 78.1-85.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 69 22.9 17.9-28.9 232 77.1 71.1-82.1
$50,000+ 274 33 11.3 7.8-16.2 241 88.7 83.8-92.2

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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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