2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health not good?

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  Total
Respond.^
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,844 3,311 65.9 64.1-67.7 359 7.9 6.9- 9.0 436 10.3 9.1-11.5 409 8.8 7.8- 9.9 329 7.2 6.2- 8.3
Region 3 & 5 915 609 66.0 62.2-69.6 73 7.1 5.5- 9.3 103 11.5 9.3-14.1 77 8.8 6.8-11.3 53 6.6 4.8- 9.0
GENDER
Male 389 289 71.3 65.4-76.5 22 5.5 3.4- 8.7 32 8.3 5.7-11.9 22 6.7 4.1-10.9 24 8.2 5.2-12.7
Female 526 320 61.3 56.3-66.0 51 8.6 6.3-11.7 71 14.4 11.2-18.3 55 10.7 7.9-14.1 29 5.1 3.3- 7.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 621 414 66.3 61.8-70.5 53 8.1 6.0-10.8 61 10.3 7.9-13.4 55 9.1 6.7-12.3 38 6.2 4.3- 8.8
Non-Hispanic Black 173 112 64.9 55.3-73.5 *** *** *** 29 15.9 10.4-23.6 14 6.9 3.8-12.1 *** *** ***
Other 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 12.0 6.7-20.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 330 190 59.7 53.3-65.7 34 8.3 5.6-12.0 59 15.8 12.0-20.5 34 10.9 7.4-15.7 13 5.5 2.9-10.0
45-64 328 224 68.6 62.4-74.1 29 8.6 5.8-12.7 26 7.6 4.9-11.4 30 9.2 6.2-13.5 19 6.0 3.5-10.1
65+ 249 191 76.3 69.4-82.0 *** *** *** 15 7.1 4.1-12.0 12 3.8 1.9- 7.5 21 10.0 6.3-15.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 302 209 66.7 60.0-72.8 14 4.8 2.6- 8.5 22 8.2 5.3-12.5 28 10.1 6.6-15.2 29 10.2 6.7-15.2
Some College + 609 397 65.6 61.1-70.0 59 8.7 6.5-11.5 80 13.4 10.5-16.8 49 8.0 5.8-10.9 24 4.3 2.6- 6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 392 238 61.3 55.3-66.9 30 5.5 3.7- 8.3 49 12.9 9.5-17.2 45 12.1 8.6-16.8 30 8.2 5.5-12.1
$50,000+ 370 263 70.2 64.3-75.5 35 9.2 6.3-13.2 40 10.8 7.7-15.0 22 5.8 3.6- 9.2 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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