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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,854 1,293 69.7 66.3-72.9 108 7.0 5.4- 9.2 167 8.5 6.9-10.5 163 9.2 7.1-11.7 123 5.5 4.3- 7.1
GENDER
Male 551 408 75.0 69.2-80.0 32 6.4 3.9-10.3 36 6.0 4.0- 9.1 48 9.0 5.8-13.6 27 3.7 2.2- 6.1
Female 1,303 885 65.6 61.4-69.6 76 7.6 5.6-10.2 131 10.5 8.3-13.2 115 9.3 7.0-12.3 96 7.0 5.2- 9.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 13 64.0 34.3-85.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 28.8 9.6-60.6 2 7.2 1.3-31.4 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,833 1,279 69.9 66.4-73.1 108 7.1 5.4- 9.3 163 8.4 6.8-10.4 160 9.0 7.0-11.5 123 5.6 4.3- 7.2
AGE
18-24 78 48 74.2 61.7-83.6 9 8.1 3.6-17.4 12 7.8 3.9-15.2 6 7.7 2.8-19.3 3 2.2 0.5- 8.4
25-34 202 127 63.0 53.6-71.5 24 11.1 6.6-18.0 23 10.5 6.3-16.9 17 10.0 5.3-18.1 11 5.4 2.4-11.4
35-44 251 155 63.0 54.5-70.7 16 9.0 4.8-16.3 25 9.2 5.8-14.4 32 11.4 7.1-17.8 23 7.4 4.5-12.0
45-54 416 266 68.6 61.8-74.7 25 4.8 3.0- 7.7 44 9.2 6.1-13.6 50 10.0 6.5-15.0 31 7.4 4.5-11.9
55-64 438 317 71.0 64.7-76.5 16 5.4 3.0- 9.6 38 8.5 5.5-12.8 35 7.9 5.1-12.1 32 7.2 4.6-11.2
65+ 445 359 80.0 72.6-85.8 18 3.5 1.8- 6.6 25 5.8 3.4- 9.7 21 7.3 3.2-15.9 22 3.4 1.9- 5.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 299 201 65.6 55.5-74.4 13 5.6 2.4-12.5 31 11.7 7.2-18.3 30 11.7 5.7-22.3 24 5.5 3.0- 9.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 600 423 74.6 69.0-79.5 27 5.9 3.4-10.1 60 6.8 4.8- 9.5 53 8.1 5.5-11.8 37 4.6 2.9- 7.2
Some Post-H.S. 484 338 65.2 58.5-71.4 29 7.1 4.1-12.0 32 8.8 5.5-13.8 45 10.6 7.1-15.5 40 8.2 5.3-12.6
College Graduate 467 327 69.4 62.7-75.3 39 9.9 6.7-14.3 44 8.9 6.0-12.8 35 7.6 4.1-13.4 22 4.3 2.4- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 342 204 61.0 53.3-68.2 19 7.9 4.3-13.8 31 10.4 6.5-16.5 48 11.2 7.5-16.3 40 9.5 6.2-14.1
$15,000- 24,999 377 245 59.7 51.0-67.8 22 7.5 4.0-13.7 35 9.5 5.9-14.9 44 15.6 9.8-23.9 31 7.7 4.5-13.1
$25,000- 34,999 229 158 66.0 55.9-74.8 19 10.3 5.5-18.6 24 10.1 5.8-17.1 13 8.6 4.3-16.6 15 4.9 2.4- 9.7
$35,000-49,999 222 168 76.1 67.3-83.1 7 1.1 0.5- 2.3 25 10.4 6.2-16.8 11 3.8 1.7- 8.3 11 8.7 4.4-16.6
$50,000- 74,999 194 140 74.5 64.1-82.7 14 7.8 4.2-14.1 16 7.5 4.2-13.2 18 8.6 3.3-20.3 6 1.6 0.6- 4.3
$75,000+ 198 153 74.0 65.1-81.2 17 10.0 5.7-16.7 12 5.9 2.8-12.1 14 8.6 4.5-15.8 2 1.5 0.4- 6.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 770 453 57.8 52.0-63.3 32 3.6 2.2- 5.8 85 12.4 9.3-16.4 110 16.5 12.1-22.0 90 9.8 7.3-13.0
No 988 768 76.3 72.0-80.1 68 7.9 5.7-11.0 77 6.8 5.0- 9.2 47 5.6 3.7- 8.4 28 3.4 2.0- 5.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 234 162 69.0 59.6-77.0 17 9.7 4.9-18.3 19 7.6 4.2-13.2 24 8.4 4.7-14.4 12 5.4 2.4-11.6
Non-Veteran 1,619 1,130 69.8 66.1-73.3 91 6.7 5.0- 8.9 148 8.7 7.0-10.8 139 9.3 7.1-12.1 111 5.6 4.3- 7.3

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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.

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