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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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
Region 8 505 120 22.8 18.6-27.6 385 77.2 72.4-81.4
GENDER
Male 227 35 15.1 10.3-21.5 192 84.9 78.5-89.7
Female 278 85 30.3 23.8-37.6 193 69.7 62.4-76.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 321 80 23.9 18.7-30.0 241 76.1 70.0-81.3
Non-Hispanic Black 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 103 22 14.8 9.0-23.4 81 85.2 76.6-91.0
AGE
18-44 162 43 26.1 18.9-34.7 119 73.9 65.3-81.1
45-64 178 43 21.2 15.2-28.7 135 78.8 71.3-84.8
65+ 163 33 18.4 12.6-26.1 130 81.6 73.9-87.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 43 20.1 14.2-27.8 168 79.9 72.2-85.8
Some Post-H.S. 156 45 27.5 20.1-36.4 111 72.5 63.6-79.9
College Graduate 136 32 21.6 15.0-30.2 104 78.4 69.8-85.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 219 58 22.6 16.8-29.6 161 77.4 70.4-83.2
$50,000+ 166 33 22.4 15.3-31.6 133 77.6 68.4-84.7
Don't know/Not Sure 115 29 24.9 16.5-35.7 86 75.1 64.3-83.5

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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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