2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 1

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 4,697 969 19.8 18.4-21.3 3,728 80.2 78.7-81.6
Medicaid Region 1 767 177 22.4 18.8-26.6 590 77.6 73.4-81.2
GENDER
Male 355 58 16.3 11.7-22.2 297 83.7 77.8-88.3
Female 412 119 28.2 22.8-34.4 293 71.8 65.6-77.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 661 151 22.4 18.4-26.9 510 77.6 73.1-81.6
Non-Hispanic Black 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 199 59 27.9 20.9-36.2 140 72.1 63.8-79.1
45-64 260 64 22.5 16.4-30.2 196 77.5 69.8-83.6
65+ 289 51 16.0 11.4-22.0 238 84.0 78.0-88.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 273 68 21.6 16.1-28.3 205 78.4 71.7-83.9
Some Post-H.S. 232 65 27.4 20.3-35.8 167 72.6 64.2-79.7
College Graduate 262 44 17.0 11.8-24.0 218 83.0 76.0-88.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 338 100 27.6 21.7-34.3 238 72.4 65.7-78.3
$50,000+ 258 33 14.5 9.6-21.3 225 85.5 78.7-90.4
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 162 42 25.0 16.8-35.5 120 75.0 64.5-83.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 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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