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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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%)
North Carolina 1,460 215 15.9 13.1-19.1 1,245 84.1 80.9-86.9
-Western NC 260 37 13.7 9.1-20.1 223 86.3 79.9-90.9
GENDER
Male 241 32 12.6 8.0-19.3 209 87.4 80.7-92.0
Female 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 242 29 12.4 7.8-19.2 213 87.6 80.8-92.2
Other minorities 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 258 37 13.8 9.1-20.2 221 86.2 79.8-90.9
AGE
18-34 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 86 *** *** *** 77 90.5 81.3-95.4
75+ 72 *** *** *** 70 97.8 91.4-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 74 14 14.0 7.5-24.6 60 86.0 75.4-92.5
Some Post-H.S. 75 *** *** *** 65 88.7 78.0-94.6
College Graduate 92 *** *** *** 83 91.0 82.0-95.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 60 11 12.8 6.5-23.7 49 87.2 76.3-93.5
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 69 *** *** *** 64 92.7 82.1-97.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 154 *** *** *** 145 95.9 91.4-98.1

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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).

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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