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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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
Region 8 574 400 69.1 64.6-73.4 33 5.9 4.1- 8.4 50 9.3 6.9-12.4 44 7.4 5.3-10.4 47 8.3 6.0-11.3
GENDER
Male 268 200 75.9 69.9-81.1 12 4.7 2.6- 8.5 19 6.1 3.7- 9.9 17 6.4 3.8-10.4 20 6.9 4.3-10.9
Female 306 200 62.6 56.0-68.9 21 7.0 4.4-10.9 31 12.4 8.5-17.6 27 8.5 5.4-13.1 27 9.6 6.1-14.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 356 258 71.0 65.2-76.1 22 6.5 4.2-10.0 26 7.6 5.0-11.5 23 6.3 4.0- 9.7 27 8.6 5.7-13.0
Non-Hispanic Black 117 76 63.9 53.0-73.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 10.4 4.9-20.7 13 8.2 4.4-14.7
Other 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 14.0 8.0-23.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 187 113 63.5 55.7-70.6 14 6.4 3.7-11.0 26 12.3 8.2-17.9 16 8.4 4.9-13.9 18 9.5 5.8-15.1
45-64 211 138 66.7 59.3-73.3 12 6.3 3.6-11.0 17 7.8 4.5-13.0 24 10.1 6.5-15.2 20 9.2 5.6-14.6
65+ 173 148 86.5 79.7-91.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 183 70.4 63.4-76.5 17 6.0 3.6- 9.9 12 5.2 2.7- 9.7 19 7.7 4.6-12.7 28 10.7 7.0-16.1
Some College + 314 216 67.8 61.7-73.4 16 5.8 3.4- 9.6 38 13.3 9.5-18.2 25 7.2 4.6-11.0 19 5.9 3.6- 9.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 295 200 68.6 62.1-74.4 15 4.6 2.7- 7.8 21 7.7 4.8-12.0 33 10.4 7.0-15.2 26 8.7 5.5-13.5
$50,000+ 164 120 71.6 63.3-78.8 13 9.1 5.1-15.6 17 10.3 6.2-16.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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