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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 11,936 8,477 68.7 67.3-70.1 803 8.1 7.3- 9.0 973 9.2 8.3-10.1 915 8.1 7.3- 9.0 768 5.9 5.3- 6.6
-Eastern NC 3,085 2,201 69.9 66.9-72.7 203 8.5 6.7-10.7 223 7.3 6.0- 8.8 240 8.8 7.0-11.0 218 5.6 4.5- 6.8
GENDER
Male 1,080 816 72.2 67.5-76.5 58 8.8 5.8-13.1 65 6.6 4.8- 9.1 80 7.5 5.5-10.1 61 4.9 3.4- 7.0
Female 2,005 1,385 67.7 63.9-71.3 145 8.2 6.5-10.3 158 7.9 6.2-10.0 160 10.1 7.3-13.7 157 6.2 4.9- 7.8
RACE
White 2,056 1,483 69.4 65.6-72.9 145 9.3 7.0-12.2 142 7.1 5.5- 9.1 153 9.2 6.8-12.3 133 5.1 3.9- 6.6
African American 734 515 69.8 64.2-75.0 37 6.0 3.5-10.2 65 9.3 6.7-12.8 64 8.9 6.2-12.7 53 5.9 3.9- 8.9
Other Minorities 279 193 72.4 62.5-80.5 20 9.3 4.3-18.9 14 4.1 2.0- 8.5 22 6.6 3.6-11.8 30 7.5 4.3-12.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 128 93 80.5 70.1-87.9 6 5.5 1.9-14.6 11 4.7 2.1-10.1 9 4.3 1.7-10.7 9 5.0 2.2-11.1
Non-Hispanic 2,951 2,105 68.9 65.8-71.9 196 8.7 6.8-11.1 212 7.5 6.1- 9.2 230 9.2 7.3-11.5 208 5.6 4.5- 6.9
AGE
18-24 129 83 67.0 54.1-77.8 10 10.4 4.3-23.0 13 5.2 2.7- 9.7 14 14.4 7.0-27.3 9 3.0 1.4- 6.6
25-34 314 207 65.4 57.0-72.9 34 11.9 7.1-19.1 37 12.5 8.1-18.9 18 7.0 3.9-12.4 18 3.2 1.7- 5.8
35-44 420 262 66.1 59.3-72.3 37 10.2 6.4-15.8 37 7.0 4.6-10.6 53 10.4 7.0-15.2 31 6.2 3.9- 9.9
45-54 570 366 68.2 62.6-73.4 42 6.9 4.6-10.2 48 7.2 5.0-10.4 55 9.3 6.3-13.5 59 8.4 5.7-12.2
55-64 673 475 67.2 61.2-72.7 37 8.1 5.2-12.4 49 7.4 4.7-11.7 59 8.9 6.1-13.0 53 8.3 5.4-12.8
65+ 949 782 84.4 81.0-87.4 41 3.7 2.4- 5.6 39 4.1 2.5- 6.4 39 3.6 2.3- 5.7 48 4.2 2.8- 6.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 414 288 71.3 63.9-77.7 15 4.4 1.8-10.6 20 5.2 2.8- 9.7 43 10.3 6.6-15.8 48 8.8 5.8-13.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 988 708 69.3 63.7-74.3 53 8.4 5.4-12.8 76 6.8 5.0- 9.2 72 9.4 6.3-13.9 79 6.0 4.3- 8.4
Some Post-H.S. 822 584 67.7 61.3-73.5 56 9.7 5.9-15.5 62 6.6 4.4- 9.7 65 9.9 6.1-15.5 55 6.1 4.1- 9.0
College Graduate 858 618 72.1 67.1-76.6 79 9.2 6.6-12.6 65 9.4 6.5-13.4 60 6.3 4.3- 9.2 36 3.0 1.8- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 369 219 61.6 52.0-70.4 17 10.2 4.1-23.0 27 8.3 4.5-14.6 43 7.7 5.1-11.6 63 12.2 8.4-17.4
$15,000- 24,999 541 365 63.1 55.4-70.2 30 7.0 3.9-12.1 41 8.0 4.9-12.8 55 13.7 8.8-20.5 50 8.2 5.4-12.4
$25,000- 34,999 343 239 69.2 60.1-77.1 28 6.5 4.0-10.4 29 7.0 4.2-11.6 22 11.2 5.5-21.3 25 6.1 3.5-10.4
$35,000- 49,999 374 272 72.8 65.4-79.2 29 9.2 5.4-15.1 30 6.3 3.8-10.4 23 5.0 2.6- 9.5 20 6.7 3.7-11.9
$50,000-74,999 370 278 70.5 62.6-77.3 27 8.2 4.9-13.4 27 10.5 6.1-17.4 26 8.4 4.9-14.2 12 2.4 1.0- 5.8
$75,000+ 568 420 72.9 66.0-78.8 48 11.9 7.1-19.2 42 6.7 4.4-10.0 38 6.0 3.8- 9.4 20 2.6 1.4- 4.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,210 743 58.7 53.9-63.4 65 6.4 4.2- 9.6 104 9.5 7.0-12.7 137 13.5 10.2-17.6 161 12.0 9.5-15.0
No 1,740 1,358 74.8 70.8-78.4 133 10.0 7.5-13.2 109 6.1 4.6- 7.9 92 6.7 4.6- 9.7 48 2.4 1.6- 3.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 498 383 75.2 68.9-80.6 20 5.3 2.6-10.5 30 5.8 3.6- 9.4 34 7.2 4.5-11.4 31 6.4 3.9-10.3
Non-Veteran 2,586 1,817 68.8 65.4-71.9 183 9.1 7.1-11.7 193 7.6 6.1- 9.4 206 9.1 7.1-11.7 187 5.4 4.3- 6.7

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^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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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