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Prevalence of Depression Among Adults Aged 20 and Over: United States, 2013-2016

Categories: Health/Medical,Mental Health,Statistics,Women

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db303.pdf

Finds that 8.1% of adults in the sample years suffered from depression in a given 2-week period and women were twice as likely as men to be affected.  Also tracks prevalence of depression by race/ethnicity and family income.  From the National Center for Health Statistics