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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 495 98 20.5 16.1-25.6 397 79.5 74.4-83.9
GENDER
Male 210 26 15.5 10.0-23.3 184 84.5 76.7-90.0
Female 285 72 25.4 19.3-32.6 213 74.6 67.4-80.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 313 74 24.7 18.9-31.5 239 75.3 68.5-81.1
Non-Hispanic Black 140 17 11.9 6.8-20.0 123 88.1 80.0-93.2
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 28 22.2 14.6-32.2 102 77.8 67.8-85.4
45-64 196 44 22.0 15.6-30.0 152 78.0 70.0-84.4
65+ 166 25 15.7 9.7-24.2 141 84.3 75.8-90.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 39 20.6 14.2-28.9 167 79.4 71.1-85.8
Some College + 288 59 20.4 14.9-27.1 229 79.6 72.9-85.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 58 25.3 18.6-33.5 178 74.7 66.5-81.4
$50,000+ 166 27 13.8 8.4-21.6 139 86.2 78.4-91.6

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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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