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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

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 4,267 922 21.6 20.1-23.1 3,345 78.4 76.9-79.9
Medicaid Region 5 547 140 24.9 20.8-29.6 407 75.1 70.4-79.2
GENDER
Male 217 41 18.9 13.3-26.2 176 81.1 73.8-86.7
Female 330 99 30.5 24.8-36.8 231 69.5 63.2-75.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 258 71 27.7 21.7-34.5 187 72.3 65.5-78.3
Non-Hispanic Black 156 37 19.4 13.7-26.8 119 80.6 73.2-86.3
Other 133 32 22.4 15.5-31.2 101 77.6 68.8-84.5
AGE
18-44 207 51 26.1 19.3-34.2 156 73.9 65.8-80.7
45-64 185 61 32.3 25.0-40.5 124 67.7 59.5-75.0
65+ 148 28 14.4 9.1-22.0 120 85.6 78.0-90.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 55 22.8 17.1-29.6 184 77.2 70.4-82.9
Some Post-H.S. 163 47 27.3 19.8-36.3 116 72.7 63.7-80.2
College Graduate 143 37 23.6 16.8-31.9 106 76.4 68.1-83.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 258 76 29.3 23.0-36.6 182 70.7 63.4-77.0
$50,000+ 165 36 21.1 14.6-29.4 129 78.9 70.6-85.4
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 115 27 22.4 14.2-33.6 88 77.6 66.4-85.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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