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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteranīs Health

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have depression, anxiety,
or post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,460 215 15.9 13.1-19.1 1,245 84.1 80.9-86.9
GENDER
Male 1,326 178 15.2 12.3-18.7 1,148 84.8 81.3-87.7
Female 134 37 21.8 13.4-33.5 97 78.2 66.5-86.6
RACE
White 1,208 148 13.5 10.7-16.9 1,060 86.5 83.1-89.3
African American 179 42 18.4 12.2-27.0 137 81.6 73.0-87.8
Native American 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-English Speaking 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,425 208 16.0 13.1-19.3 1,217 84.0 80.7-86.9
AGE
18-34 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 106 18 13.6 7.6-23.1 88 86.4 76.9-92.4
45-54 180 45 19.1 12.8-27.4 135 80.9 72.6-87.2
55-64 326 75 21.5 15.8-28.6 251 78.5 71.4-84.2
65-74 401 40 13.2 8.0-21.2 361 86.8 78.8-92.0
75+ 363 17 4.6 2.0-10.1 346 95.4 89.9-98.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 394 61 13.4 9.3-19.0 333 86.6 81.0-90.7
Some Post-H.S. 452 79 17.3 12.9-22.8 373 82.7 77.2-87.1
College Graduate 510 59 11.7 8.0-16.6 451 88.3 83.4-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 229 45 24.8 16.2-36.1 184 75.2 63.9-83.8
$25,000- 34,999 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 260 29 11.9 7.0-19.5 231 88.1 80.5-93.0
$50,000-74,999 220 26 9.2 5.0-16.1 194 90.8 83.9-95.0
$75,000+ 309 32 9.4 6.0-14.5 277 90.6 85.5-94.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 530 140 31.1 25.1-37.8 390 68.9 62.2-74.9
No 923 74 8.6 6.0-12.1 849 91.4 87.9-94.0

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*Asked of veterans who ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit.

These questions have not been asked in previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 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).

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