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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions,
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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 4,214 2,777 64.4 62.7-66.1 316 7.1 6.2- 8.0 441 11.1 10.1-12.3 413 10.7 9.6-11.8 267 6.7 5.8- 7.8
Medicaid Region 5 543 351 65.5 60.5-70.1 34 5.4 3.7- 7.8 59 11.8 8.9-15.6 52 9.7 7.1-13.2 47 7.6 5.5-10.5
GENDER
Male 216 156 71.9 64.4-78.4 12 4.5 2.5- 8.2 19 10.5 6.3-16.9 14 6.7 3.7-11.9 15 6.3 3.6-10.7
Female 327 195 59.6 53.1-65.7 22 6.2 3.9- 9.8 40 13.0 9.3-17.9 38 12.4 8.6-17.6 32 8.8 5.8-13.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 258 163 64.6 57.8-70.9 14 4.9 2.8- 8.3 33 12.5 8.6-17.9 25 9.9 6.4-15.0 23 8.1 5.2-12.4
Non-Hispanic Black 152 101 68.5 59.2-76.5 13 6.7 3.6-12.3 13 11.3 6.3-19.5 15 8.4 4.7-14.6 *** *** ***
Other 133 87 64.1 54.3-72.8 *** *** *** 13 9.7 5.3-17.0 12 11.2 6.1-19.6 14 9.6 5.3-16.9
AGE
18-44 205 118 59.5 51.4-67.1 16 6.1 3.5-10.4 27 13.7 9.0-20.5 29 14.4 9.6-20.9 15 6.2 3.5-10.8
45-64 183 117 64.9 56.6-72.4 *** *** *** 22 14.0 9.1-21.1 16 7.5 4.3-12.9 20 9.6 5.7-15.6
65+ 148 110 75.8 66.5-83.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 8.2 4.3-15.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 163 70.7 63.5-77.0 *** *** *** 21 9.9 6.2-15.4 23 9.6 6.1-14.7 23 8.0 4.9-12.8
Some Post-H.S. 161 97 62.7 53.7-70.9 14 7.8 4.4-13.5 20 12.0 7.5-18.7 15 10.2 5.5-18.1 15 7.3 4.0-13.0
College Graduate 143 89 58.7 49.3-67.4 14 11.0 6.2-18.8 17 13.0 7.9-20.6 14 10.0 5.6-17.3 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 258 157 61.1 53.7-68.1 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3 27 12.3 7.9-18.6 30 11.8 7.8-17.4 30 10.7 7.1-16.0
$50,000+ 163 104 64.0 55.1-72.1 14 8.6 4.9-14.6 20 12.9 8.1-19.9 15 9.4 5.2-16.4 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 113 81 75.3 65.0-83.3 *** *** *** 12 9.8 5.1-18.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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