About how long has it been since your were diagnosed with depression?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
During the past twelve months (one year or less) 112 11.1 1.7 7.9 14.4
During the past two years (more than 1 year to 2 years) 121 12.3 1.7 9.0 15.6
During the past five years (more than 2 years to 5 years) 179 18.5 1.9 14.7 22.2
More than five years 786 58.1 2.3 53.6 62.7

Among respondents who reported having ever been told by a doctor,
nurse, or other health professional that they had a depressive
disorder (including depression, major depression, dysthymia,
or minor depression), excluding unknowns and refusals.
On Questionnaire Split B