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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

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 7,254 1,430 19.0 17.9-20.2 5,824 81.0 79.8-82.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 882 212 23.5 20.2-27.0 670 76.5 73.0-79.8
Region 3 676 139 20.7 17.4-24.5 537 79.3 75.5-82.6
Region 4 1,484 286 17.9 15.7-20.2 1,198 82.1 79.8-84.3
Region 5 1,060 185 17.2 14.5-20.2 875 82.8 79.8-85.5
Region 6 544 125 21.9 18.0-26.3 419 78.1 73.7-82.0
Region 7 1,028 180 17.4 14.8-20.5 848 82.6 79.5-85.2
Region 8 885 171 19.0 15.9-22.5 714 81.0 77.5-84.1
Region 9 & 10 695 132 18.3 15.0-22.2 563 81.7 77.8-85.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,261 451 19.0 17.1-21.0 1,810 81.0 79.0-82.9
Piedmont 3,988 756 18.4 17.0-19.9 3,232 81.6 80.1-83.0
Western NC 1,005 223 21.9 19.0-25.2 782 78.1 74.8-81.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 642 147 21.7 18.2-25.7 495 78.3 74.3-81.8
Northwest 1,183 243 20.6 18.0-23.5 940 79.4 76.5-82.0
Charlotte 1,221 244 18.5 16.1-21.1 977 81.5 78.9-83.9
Greensboro 856 152 17.8 14.8-21.3 704 82.2 78.7-85.2
Southern Regional 631 136 19.9 16.5-23.8 495 80.1 76.2-83.5
Southeast 598 118 20.0 16.1-24.4 480 80.0 75.6-83.9
Wake 1,074 186 17.2 14.6-20.2 888 82.8 79.8-85.4
Area L & Eastern 1,049 204 19.0 16.3-22.0 845 81.0 78.0-83.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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