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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,684 859 13.4 12.4-14.5 5,825 86.6 85.5-87.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 1,010 116 13.1 10.3-16.5 894 86.9 83.5-89.7
Region 3 609 79 11.6 8.9-15.0 530 88.4 85.0-91.1
Region 4 1,216 138 11.5 9.5-13.8 1,078 88.5 86.2-90.5
Region 5 825 111 15.0 12.2-18.3 714 85.0 81.7-87.8
Region 6 516 59 11.5 8.7-15.1 457 88.5 84.9-91.3
Region 7 905 124 15.3 12.6-18.4 781 84.7 81.6-87.4
Region 8 669 86 12.5 9.9-15.6 583 87.5 84.4-90.1
Region 9 & 10 934 146 17.0 13.7-21.0 788 83.0 79.0-86.3
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,201 304 14.1 12.3-16.1 1,897 85.9 83.9-87.7
Piedmont 3,352 414 12.9 11.6-14.4 2,938 87.1 85.6-88.4
Western NC 1,131 141 14.1 11.4-17.3 990 85.9 82.7-88.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 846 97 13.2 10.1-17.1 749 86.8 82.9-89.9
Northwest 992 120 11.2 9.0-13.7 872 88.8 86.3-91.0
Charlotte 1,017 121 12.3 10.1-15.0 896 87.7 85.0-89.9
Greensboro 613 78 13.7 10.7-17.5 535 86.3 82.5-89.3
Southern Regional 602 69 10.9 8.4-14.0 533 89.1 86.0-91.6
Southeast 385 44 12.5 9.1-16.9 341 87.5 83.1-90.9
Wake 1,021 139 15.2 12.7-18.2 882 84.8 81.8-87.3
Area L & Eastern 1,208 191 16.9 14.1-20.2 1,017 83.1 79.8-85.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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