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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Healthy Days-MALES

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
-MALES 4,431 3,405 73.9 71.7-76.0 255 7.4 6.1- 8.9 266 7.3 6.1- 8.7 284 6.7 5.7- 7.9 221 4.7 3.9- 5.7
RACE
White 3,558 2,766 74.0 71.7-76.3 198 7.1 5.7- 8.8 206 7.6 6.3- 9.3 213 6.3 5.2- 7.5 175 4.9 4.0- 6.0
African American 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
Other Minorities 296 214 71.7 63.0-79.0 20 9.5 5.1-17.2 23 7.3 3.6-14.0 23 6.3 3.6-11.0 16 5.2 2.8- 9.4
AGE
18-24 159 102 67.5 57.6-76.0 17 11.9 6.6-20.7 20 11.6 6.7-19.3 13 6.1 3.1-11.6 7 2.9 1.1- 7.1
25-34 351 243 70.6 64.1-76.4 32 9.8 6.3-14.8 35 9.3 6.2-13.5 26 7.4 4.6-11.7 15 3.0 1.6- 5.6
35-44 638 450 72.0 67.5-76.2 49 7.7 5.4-10.9 52 7.4 5.3-10.2 47 6.8 4.9- 9.5 40 6.1 4.2- 8.7
45-54 885 632 73.5 69.6-77.1 55 5.7 4.1- 7.7 58 6.0 4.4- 8.3 80 8.0 6.1-10.5 60 6.8 4.9- 9.3
55-64 1,053 797 73.0 68.9-76.7 52 5.5 3.8- 8.0 62 6.9 4.8- 9.6 84 8.8 6.6-11.7 58 5.8 4.0- 8.3
65+ 1,315 1,156 87.8 85.2-90.0 50 4.2 3.0- 5.8 38 3.1 2.0- 4.9 31 2.0 1.3- 3.1 40 3.0 1.9- 4.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 583 417 66.5 60.0-72.4 25 6.8 4.0-11.4 27 6.7 4.2-10.5 55 9.7 6.3-14.7 59 10.2 7.1-14.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,238 969 77.2 73.1-80.9 54 6.7 4.4-10.1 72 5.8 4.0- 8.4 86 6.6 5.0- 8.6 57 3.7 2.6- 5.3
Some Post-H.S. 978 717 69.2 64.1-73.8 64 9.1 6.0-13.4 68 9.8 6.8-13.8 70 6.6 4.8- 9.0 59 5.4 3.8- 7.6
College Graduate 1,627 1,297 76.8 73.6-79.8 112 7.2 5.6- 9.1 99 7.4 5.7- 9.6 73 5.7 4.0- 8.0 46 3.0 1.9- 4.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 383 252 66.2 58.2-73.4 20 9.7 4.8-18.8 17 3.8 2.1- 6.9 43 10.1 6.8-14.8 51 10.1 7.1-14.1
$15,000- 24,999 656 455 64.1 57.6-70.1 35 6.6 4.1-10.6 44 8.1 5.4-12.1 66 12.1 8.3-17.3 56 9.0 6.3-12.8
$25,000- 34,999 478 353 71.5 64.8-77.3 30 7.4 4.0-13.2 32 7.7 4.8-12.2 37 7.4 5.0-10.9 26 6.0 3.6- 9.8
$35,000- 49,999 569 452 76.2 69.7-81.7 30 6.3 3.8-10.4 37 8.4 4.8-14.3 25 4.8 2.5- 9.2 25 4.2 2.5- 7.1
$50,000- 74,999 641 509 75.2 69.7-80.0 38 6.0 4.1- 8.8 43 8.6 5.6-13.0 38 7.8 4.9-12.2 13 2.4 1.2- 4.7
$75,000+ 1,189 974 78.8 74.9-82.3 80 8.3 5.8-11.7 66 7.1 5.1- 9.8 46 4.3 3.0- 6.2 23 1.4 0.8- 2.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,566 1,027 61.3 57.3-65.2 76 5.5 3.9- 7.7 123 9.5 7.2-12.3 181 12.9 10.5-15.8 159 10.8 8.7-13.4
No 2,654 2,212 79.3 76.6-81.8 169 8.4 6.6-10.5 131 6.6 5.2- 8.3 91 3.9 2.9- 5.1 51 1.9 1.3- 2.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,486 1,196 77.7 74.3-80.8 61 5.0 3.4- 7.3 76 5.6 4.1- 7.8 78 5.5 4.1- 7.5 75 6.1 4.5- 8.3
Non-Veteran 2,941 2,206 72.8 70.1-75.3 193 8.0 6.5- 9.9 190 7.8 6.4- 9.5 206 7.1 5.8- 8.6 146 4.3 3.4- 5.4

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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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