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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Mental Illness & Stigma*

During the past 30 days, about how often did you feel worthless?
would you say all of the time, most of the time, some of the time, a little of the time or none of the time?*

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Total
Respond.^
All or most of the time Some of the time A little of the time None of the time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,971 146 3.4 2.7- 4.2 176 4.3 3.5- 5.3 277 6.8 5.8- 7.9 3,372 85.6 84.0-87.0
-Piedmont NC 2,320 65 2.5 1.8- 3.5 96 4.0 3.0- 5.2 163 7.4 5.7- 9.4 1,996 86.2 83.8-88.2
GENDER
Male 912 28 2.6 1.5- 4.3 41 4.3 2.9- 6.5 48 5.4 3.9- 7.6 795 87.7 84.6-90.2
Female 1,408 37 2.5 1.6- 3.9 55 3.6 2.5- 5.1 115 9.1 6.4-12.6 1,201 84.9 81.3-87.9
RACE
White 1,718 56 3.1 2.1- 4.5 67 4.1 3.0- 5.7 117 6.6 5.2- 8.4 1,478 86.2 83.7-88.4
African American 444 *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 7.1 4.6-10.7 383 87.9 83.6-91.2
Other minorities 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 154 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 133 87.5 79.1-92.9
Non-Hispanic 2,156 63 2.7 1.9- 3.8 85 3.9 2.9- 5.2 148 7.2 5.5- 9.4 1,860 86.2 83.8-88.4
AGE
18-34 341 *** *** *** 13 4.0 2.3- 7.1 26 6.5 4.1-10.3 294 87.1 82.3-90.7
35-54 723 18 2.6 1.5- 4.5 40 4.5 3.0- 6.9 53 8.7 5.4-13.6 612 84.2 79.3-88.1
55-64 469 *** *** *** *** *** *** 28 7.0 4.5-10.7 409 87.6 83.4-90.9
65-74 413 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 375 92.1 88.3-94.7
75+ 353 *** *** *** 16 4.0 2.2- 7.0 36 11.5 7.8-16.8 288 80.8 74.9-85.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 317 *** *** *** 24 6.4 3.8-10.7 34 10.4 6.5-16.1 244 79.2 72.6-84.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 588 21 2.4 1.4- 4.3 32 4.6 2.9- 7.2 51 9.7 5.5-16.6 484 83.2 76.8-88.1
Some Post-H.S. 598 *** *** *** 25 4.3 2.5- 7.2 44 6.8 4.6-10.1 510 85.4 81.1-88.9
College Graduate 815 *** *** *** *** *** *** 34 4.0 2.7- 5.9 756 93.9 91.8-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 238 25 11.6 6.7-19.4 27 7.4 4.3-12.5 34 13.0 8.3-19.8 152 68.0 59.2-75.6
$15,000- 24,999 398 *** *** *** 27 8.3 5.2-12.9 39 10.8 7.1-16.3 316 78.0 71.7-83.2
$25,000- 34,999 222 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 190 86.8 80.4-91.4
$35,000- 49,999 256 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 239 92.2 86.7-95.5
$50,000+ 751 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 707 92.5 87.2-95.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 626 53 9.3 6.4-13.3 58 9.6 6.8-13.4 71 12.5 9.4-16.5 444 68.6 63.2-73.5
No 1,685 *** *** *** 37 2.3 1.5- 3.5 88 5.6 3.8- 8.1 1,548 91.5 88.8-93.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 268 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 8.2 4.5-14.4 230 85.9 79.0-90.8
Non-Veteran 2,049 58 2.7 1.9- 3.8 82 3.9 2.9- 5.1 145 7.2 5.5- 9.5 1,764 86.2 83.7-88.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 866 29 2.4 1.4- 3.9 45 4.7 3.2- 6.8 67 8.1 5.9-11.0 725 84.8 81.4-87.7
No 1,454 36 2.6 1.6- 4.0 51 3.6 2.5- 5.2 96 7.0 5.0- 9.9 1,271 86.8 83.7-89.3

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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