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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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 4,662 3,092 65.6 63.9-67.4 376 8.5 7.5- 9.6 436 9.7 8.7-10.8 458 9.7 8.7-10.8 300 6.4 5.5- 7.4
-Piedmont NC 2,112 1,392 65.2 62.8-67.6 195 9.6 8.2-11.3 217 10.2 8.8-11.8 196 9.4 8.1-11.0 112 5.5 4.4- 6.8
GENDER
Male 979 703 72.6 69.3-75.7 77 8.6 6.7-11.0 76 7.5 5.8- 9.5 69 6.6 5.1- 8.6 54 4.7 3.4- 6.3
Female 1,133 689 58.5 55.0-61.9 118 10.6 8.6-13.0 141 12.7 10.5-15.1 127 12.0 9.9-14.5 58 6.2 4.6- 8.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,364 896 64.6 61.6-67.6 135 10.8 8.9-13.0 144 10.1 8.4-12.0 118 9.1 7.5-11.1 71 5.4 4.1- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 436 274 63.6 58.2-68.8 38 8.0 5.6-11.5 50 11.9 8.7-16.1 51 11.1 8.2-14.9 23 5.3 3.4- 8.4
Other 314 222 70.5 64.3-76.0 23 6.9 4.4-10.7 24 8.1 5.1-12.4 27 8.2 5.3-12.3 18 6.3 3.8-10.5
AGE
18-34 521 279 52.2 47.4-57.0 55 10.1 7.5-13.3 93 17.9 14.5-21.9 66 12.8 9.9-16.4 28 7.0 4.7-10.3
35-44 298 182 64.4 58.1-70.2 32 9.8 6.6-14.2 35 10.6 7.4-15.0 37 11.0 7.7-15.4 *** *** ***
45-54 354 222 64.4 58.5-69.9 40 11.3 8.0-15.8 30 7.3 4.9-10.7 37 10.4 7.3-14.8 25 6.6 4.3- 9.9
55-64 348 247 73.0 67.5-77.9 29 9.3 6.3-13.5 24 5.3 3.3- 8.4 25 7.1 4.6-10.9 23 5.2 3.3- 8.2
65-74 344 257 74.5 67.7-80.3 29 11.2 6.8-18.0 21 5.0 3.1- 8.1 22 5.3 3.3- 8.4 *** *** ***
75+ 209 179 88.0 82.0-92.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 152 68.2 60.1-75.3 *** *** *** 14 5.6 3.1- 9.9 18 7.8 4.5-13.0 20 10.4 6.4-16.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 472 332 68.8 63.7-73.5 28 6.7 4.4- 9.9 43 9.6 6.9-13.1 43 9.8 7.1-13.5 26 5.1 3.2- 8.1
Some Post-H.S. 566 353 61.3 56.6-65.8 56 10.1 7.5-13.4 58 11.4 8.6-14.9 60 10.6 8.1-13.7 39 6.7 4.7- 9.5
College Graduate 850 549 64.9 61.2-68.4 98 12.4 10.1-15.0 101 11.5 9.3-14.0 75 8.7 6.8-11.2 27 2.5 1.6- 3.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 168 94 59.1 50.4-67.3 *** *** *** 23 13.4 8.6-20.3 27 13.4 8.8-20.0 16 8.9 5.1-15.3
$15,000- 24,999 277 172 60.6 53.4-67.4 25 9.9 6.0-15.9 25 9.3 5.9-14.3 34 13.6 9.4-19.2 21 6.6 3.8-11.1
$25,000- 34,999 158 92 54.2 44.8-63.3 *** *** *** 19 14.3 8.5-23.2 17 10.2 5.9-17.0 15 10.3 5.9-17.2
$35,000- 49,999 235 145 63.4 56.0-70.2 24 9.1 5.9-13.8 26 9.2 6.1-13.7 28 12.3 8.3-18.0 *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 291 198 68.8 62.3-74.6 23 8.5 5.4-13.1 31 9.8 6.7-14.2 24 7.9 4.9-12.5 15 5.0 2.8- 8.7
$75,000+ 594 407 67.9 63.4-72.0 81 13.7 10.9-17.2 49 8.4 6.2-11.3 42 7.6 5.4-10.6 15 2.4 1.4- 4.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 558 297 52.2 47.1-57.2 34 5.5 3.8- 8.1 65 11.1 8.4-14.6 88 17.3 13.7-21.5 74 13.9 10.6-17.9
No 1,488 1,043 69.1 66.3-71.8 159 11.3 9.5-13.4 149 10.3 8.6-12.2 106 7.1 5.7- 8.7 31 2.3 1.5- 3.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 233 162 69.2 61.9-75.7 16 8.1 4.8-13.5 20 7.4 4.5-11.8 16 7.9 4.6-13.1 19 7.4 4.3-12.4
Non-Veteran 1,876 1,225 64.6 62.0-67.2 180 9.9 8.3-11.6 198 10.6 9.1-12.3 180 9.6 8.2-11.3 93 5.3 4.2- 6.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,163 767 65.8 62.5-68.9 117 10.1 8.3-12.2 131 11.3 9.3-13.6 95 8.1 6.4-10.1 53 4.8 3.5- 6.5
Regional City or Suburban County 500 325 64.0 58.8-68.8 46 9.4 6.6-13.1 43 9.5 6.9-13.0 55 10.8 8.1-14.4 31 6.3 4.2- 9.3
Rural 451 300 65.1 59.7-70.2 33 9.0 6.0-13.1 44 8.4 6.0-11.7 46 11.1 8.1-15.1 28 6.3 4.0- 9.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,179 769 65.6 62.5-68.6 125 10.5 8.6-12.6 124 9.8 8.1-11.8 119 10.1 8.3-12.2 42 4.0 2.9- 5.6
Unemployed 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 19.6 11.4-31.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 516 401 79.0 74.0-83.2 36 8.3 5.3-12.7 29 4.3 2.8- 6.4 24 4.3 2.5- 7.3 26 4.2 2.7- 6.5
Unable to Work 135 69 55.8 45.8-65.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 14.2 8.9-21.9 26 17.5 11.1-26.3
Other not in Labor Force 183 98 48.8 40.6-57.0 22 11.5 7.3-17.6 34 21.2 15.0-29.0 18 9.6 5.8-15.4 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 149 91 58.5 48.7-67.6 *** *** *** 16 11.7 6.7-19.8 21 12.9 7.9-20.2 *** *** ***
101% to 150% 248 133 52.5 45.3-59.6 29 13.0 8.6-19.4 28 11.2 7.4-16.5 37 16.1 11.5-22.1 21 7.2 4.5-11.3
151% to 200% 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 13.7 7.7-23.2 *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,122 752 67.4 64.2-70.5 125 11.4 9.5-13.7 113 9.5 7.7-11.5 88 7.8 6.2- 9.9 44 3.8 2.7- 5.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 113 77 70.1 59.5-78.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 839 544 63.9 59.9-67.7 68 9.1 6.9-12.1 79 9.1 7.1-11.5 84 9.9 7.8-12.4 64 8.0 6.0-10.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,162 771 65.7 62.4-68.8 120 10.3 8.4-12.4 128 11.2 9.2-13.5 101 9.1 7.3-11.3 42 3.8 2.7- 5.3

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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.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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