2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5,817 1,201 20.8 19.6-22.2 4,616 79.2 77.8-80.4
Region 5 694 149 22.5 18.9-26.4 545 77.5 73.6-81.1
GENDER
Male 311 53 17.8 13.2-23.4 258 82.2 76.6-86.8
Female 383 96 26.7 21.6-32.4 287 73.3 67.6-78.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 421 102 25.5 20.8-30.9 319 74.5 69.1-79.2
Non-Hispanic Black 172 30 18.0 12.1-26.0 142 82.0 74.0-87.9
Other 101 17 14.7 8.8-23.5 84 85.3 76.5-91.2
AGE
18-44 259 66 25.8 20.2-32.3 193 74.2 67.7-79.8
45-64 234 53 21.6 16.1-28.5 181 78.4 71.5-83.9
65+ 187 28 16.4 10.6-24.6 159 83.6 75.4-89.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 42 22.6 16.3-30.6 148 77.4 69.4-83.7
Some Post-H.S. 181 44 25.7 19.0-33.9 137 74.3 66.1-81.0
College Graduate 323 63 19.2 15.0-24.3 260 80.8 75.7-85.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 257 73 27.7 21.6-34.7 184 72.3 65.3-78.4
$50,000+ 291 47 15.9 11.7-21.3 244 84.1 78.7-88.3
Don't know/Not Sure 134 26 24.0 16.2-34.2 108 76.0 65.8-83.8

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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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