2020 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 5,817 1,201 20.8 19.6-22.2 4,616 79.2 77.8-80.4
Medicaid Region 5 1,397 282 21.5 18.9-24.3 1,115 78.5 75.7-81.1
GENDER
Male 619 96 14.9 11.6-18.9 523 85.1 81.1-88.4
Female 778 186 27.6 23.9-31.6 592 72.4 68.4-76.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 811 174 24.2 20.7-28.2 637 75.8 71.8-79.3
Non-Hispanic Black 318 56 17.6 13.1-23.1 262 82.4 76.9-86.9
Other 268 52 16.3 11.8-22.2 216 83.7 77.8-88.2
AGE
18-44 455 92 19.7 15.9-24.2 363 80.3 75.8-84.1
45-64 459 115 26.8 22.0-32.2 344 73.2 67.8-78.0
65+ 445 71 19.1 14.3-25.2 374 80.9 74.8-85.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 518 103 21.0 16.9-25.8 415 79.0 74.2-83.1
Some Post-H.S. 405 93 23.9 19.3-29.3 312 76.1 70.7-80.7
College Graduate 463 84 19.0 15.0-23.7 379 81.0 76.3-85.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 607 152 28.0 23.6-32.8 455 72.0 67.2-76.4
$50,000+ 484 92 18.9 15.2-23.3 392 81.1 76.7-84.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 276 36 13.3 9.2-18.9 240 86.7 81.1-90.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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