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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 815 160 17.8 15.1-21.0 655 82.2 79.0-84.9
GENDER
Male 351 44 11.9 8.5-16.3 307 88.1 83.7-91.5
Female 464 116 23.3 19.2-27.9 348 76.7 72.1-80.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 488 104 19.3 15.7-23.4 384 80.7 76.6-84.3
Non-Hispanic Black 206 39 17.8 12.4-25.0 167 82.2 75.0-87.6
Other 115 16 11.2 6.4-19.0 99 88.8 81.0-93.6
AGE
18-44 312 55 15.4 11.5-20.4 257 84.6 79.6-88.5
45-64 299 66 20.5 16.0-25.9 233 79.5 74.1-84.0
65+ 195 39 19.8 14.1-27.1 156 80.2 72.9-85.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 270 45 15.4 10.9-21.2 225 84.6 78.8-89.1
Some College + 542 115 19.2 15.9-23.1 427 80.8 76.9-84.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 322 76 21.9 16.9-27.7 246 78.1 72.3-83.1
$50,000+ 347 62 16.4 12.7-20.9 285 83.6 79.1-87.3

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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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