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How Many in U.S. Are Depressed?

CDC Says 9% of Adults Are Depressed at Least Occasionally; 3.4% Suffer From Major Depression

Major Depression Among the States continued...

Area           Percentage of Major Depression

Alabama                  4.1

Alaska                      2.3

Arizona                    3.6

Arkansas                  4.9

California                 3.7

Colorado                   2.4

Connecticut             2.0

Delaware                 3.4

Washington, D.C.   2.8

Florida                      3.2

Georgia                     3.4

Hawaii                       3.1

Idaho                         2.9

Illinois                       3.1

Indiana                      3.9

Iowa                           2.1

Kansas                       3.6

Louisiana                 2.9

Maine                        3.5

Maryland                 2.6

Massachusetts       2.6

Michigan                 3.8

Minnesota              2.1

Mississippi             5.3

Missouri                 4.1

Montana                 2.4

Nebraska               2.3

Nevada                   3.7

New Hampshire  3.0

New Mexico          3.5

New York              2.2

North Dakota       1.5

Ohio                       3.9

Oklahoma            4.7

Oregon                  3.5

Rhode Island       3.4

South Carolina    3.6

Tennessee            4.1

Texas                     3.5

Utah                       3.4

Vermont               3.0

Virginia                2.8

Washington        3.1

West Virginia     5.3

Wisconsin           2.3

Wyoming            3.1

Puerto Rico          4.5

U.S. Virgin Islands 1.7

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