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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have a depressive disorder, including depression, major depression,
dysthymia, or minor depression?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,486 2,151 17.5 16.4-18.6 9,335 82.5 81.4-83.6
-MALES 4,291 578 12.8 11.4-14.4 3,713 87.2 85.6-88.6
RACE
White 3,349 475 13.8 12.1-15.7 2,874 86.2 84.3-87.9
African American 579 55 9.0 6.2-12.8 524 91.0 87.2-93.8
Other Minorities 331 41 12.1 7.9-17.9 290 87.9 82.1-92.1
AGE
18-34 585 59 9.8 7.1-13.3 526 90.2 86.7-92.9
35-44 590 78 13.7 10.4-17.8 512 86.3 82.2-89.6
45-54 785 146 15.7 12.5-19.5 639 84.3 80.5-87.5
55-64 939 168 16.0 13.1-19.5 771 84.0 80.5-86.9
65-74 799 81 12.7 9.1-17.4 718 87.3 82.6-90.9
75+ 561 42 9.3 6.1-13.9 519 90.7 86.1-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 563 97 15.3 11.8-19.6 466 84.7 80.4-88.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,223 166 13.3 10.6-16.5 1,057 86.7 83.5-89.4
Some Post-H.S. 985 142 12.5 9.8-15.8 843 87.5 84.2-90.2
College Graduate 1,504 170 10.5 8.5-12.9 1,334 89.5 87.1-91.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 408 117 27.2 21.4-34.0 291 72.8 66.0-78.6
$15,000- 24,999 699 104 14.5 10.8-19.3 595 85.5 80.7-89.2
$25,000- 34,999 433 65 11.1 7.9-15.5 368 88.9 84.5-92.1
$35,000- 49,999 580 58 8.9 6.4-12.2 522 91.1 87.8-93.6
$50,000- 74,999 583 71 11.1 7.6-16.1 512 88.9 83.9-92.4
$75,000+ 1,030 90 8.5 6.5-11.1 940 91.5 88.9-93.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,172 311 29.4 25.3-33.8 861 70.6 66.2-74.7
No 2,902 242 8.2 6.8- 9.8 2,660 91.8 90.2-93.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,439 194 15.5 12.7-18.8 1,245 84.5 81.2-87.3
Non-Veteran 2,849 384 12.0 10.4-13.9 2,465 88.0 86.1-89.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to 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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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