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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Mental Illness & Stigma*

During the past 30 days, for about how many days did a mental health condition or emotional problem keep you
from doing your work or other usual activities?

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Total
Respond.^
1-13 days 14-30 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,929 272 6.9 5.8- 8.1 154 4.0 3.2- 4.9 3,503 89.1 87.7-90.4
-Piedmont NC 2,303 149 6.1 4.9- 7.5 74 3.6 2.6- 4.9 2,080 90.3 88.5-91.8
GENDER
Male 905 44 5.2 3.6- 7.4 28 2.8 1.7- 4.6 833 92.0 89.4-94.0
Female 1,398 105 6.9 5.4- 8.9 46 4.3 2.9- 6.4 1,247 88.8 86.2-90.9
RACE
White 1,704 111 6.7 5.2- 8.4 49 3.2 2.1- 4.7 1,544 90.2 88.0-92.0
African American 443 30 5.7 3.5- 9.1 23 6.7 4.1-10.7 390 87.6 82.9-91.2
Other minorities 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,142 140 6.2 5.0- 7.7 72 3.9 2.8- 5.3 1,930 89.9 88.0-91.5
AGE
18-34 339 25 5.8 3.6- 9.1 *** *** *** 304 91.2 87.3-94.0
35-54 720 62 7.0 5.1- 9.4 34 5.7 3.7- 8.6 624 87.4 83.9-90.1
55-64 462 28 7.1 4.4-11.4 *** *** *** 420 90.4 86.1-93.5
65-74 410 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 351 17 4.0 2.3- 7.1 *** *** *** 325 94.0 90.6-96.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 309 24 6.6 4.0-10.8 *** *** *** 270 89.0 83.9-92.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 585 42 6.6 4.5- 9.7 23 3.8 2.2- 6.3 520 89.6 86.0-92.4
Some Post-H.S. 594 49 7.5 5.2-10.9 29 5.9 3.7- 9.4 516 86.5 82.2-89.9
College Graduate 813 34 3.7 2.4- 5.6 *** *** *** 772 95.9 94.0-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 232 30 11.3 6.8-18.2 23 10.2 5.9-17.1 179 78.5 70.2-85.0
$15,000- 24,999 398 38 10.0 6.8-14.4 21 6.5 3.7-11.2 339 83.6 78.0-87.9
$25,000- 34,999 222 *** *** *** *** *** *** 205 92.9 87.6-96.0
$35,000- 49,999 255 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 748 30 4.0 2.5- 6.3 *** *** *** 715 95.2 92.5-97.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 616 79 15.5 11.7-20.3 65 12.2 8.9-16.5 472 72.2 66.8-77.0
No 1,678 69 3.4 2.5- 4.6 *** *** *** 1,601 95.6 94.1-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 266 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,034 141 6.4 5.2- 7.9 64 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,829 90.1 88.2-91.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 857 57 6.8 4.9- 9.4 29 3.4 2.1- 5.5 771 89.8 86.8-92.2
No 1,446 92 5.8 4.5- 7.6 45 3.7 2.5- 5.4 1,309 90.5 88.2-92.4

Back to Mental Illness & Stigma*.

*Note: This is the first occurrence of this module in the North Carolina BRFSS Survey.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

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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