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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 486 348 67.7 62.0-73.0 32 5.6 3.6- 8.5 35 8.9 5.9-13.4 38 10.0 6.7-14.6 33 7.8 5.2-11.5
GENDER
Male 206 156 69.7 61.0-77.1 *** *** *** 11 8.5 4.4-15.7 15 9.0 5.0-15.8 14 8.6 4.8-15.0
Female 280 192 65.8 58.0-72.9 22 6.9 4.2-11.2 24 9.3 5.4-15.6 23 10.9 6.3-18.0 19 7.1 4.1-12.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 309 215 63.6 56.2-70.5 22 6.6 3.9-11.0 25 11.3 7.0-17.8 27 11.4 7.1-17.8 20 7.0 4.2-11.6
Non-Hispanic Black 135 100 72.6 62.3-81.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 129 78 56.9 46.3-66.8 *** *** *** 14 13.8 7.7-23.5 21 18.6 11.5-28.7 *** *** ***
45-64 196 142 72.9 64.4-80.0 11 4.5 2.2- 9.1 *** *** *** 12 4.5 2.4- 8.0 22 15.1 9.3-23.8
65+ 159 128 80.3 71.7-86.7 11 5.7 3.1-10.4 12 9.3 4.6-18.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 202 148 70.7 62.1-78.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 10.4 5.8-17.9 16 10.3 6.0-17.3
Some College + 283 200 65.4 57.4-72.5 21 6.9 4.0-11.7 25 12.4 7.6-19.7 20 9.6 5.5-16.2 17 5.7 3.2-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 161 70.5 62.4-77.6 11 3.3 1.7- 6.5 17 6.6 3.8-11.2 24 13.8 8.4-21.8 16 5.7 3.2- 9.9
$50,000+ 165 121 69.3 59.0-78.1 14 6.7 3.4-12.5 13 13.1 6.7-23.9 12 8.3 4.0-16.4 *** *** ***

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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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