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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,687 582 7.2 6.6- 8.0 6,105 92.8 92.0-93.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 1,010 109 9.8 7.7-12.4 901 90.2 87.6-92.3
Region 3 609 63 9.4 7.1-12.3 546 90.6 87.7-92.9
Region 4 1,219 73 5.0 3.8- 6.5 1,146 95.0 93.5-96.2
Region 5 824 72 8.2 6.3-10.5 752 91.8 89.5-93.7
Region 6 515 40 7.9 5.6-11.1 475 92.1 88.9-94.4
Region 7 908 61 5.4 4.1- 7.2 847 94.6 92.8-95.9
Region 8 666 58 7.5 5.6-10.0 608 92.5 90.0-94.4
Region 9 & 10 936 106 8.7 6.9-10.8 830 91.3 89.2-93.1
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,201 209 7.8 6.6- 9.2 1,992 92.2 90.8-93.4
Piedmont 3,355 252 6.5 5.6- 7.4 3,103 93.5 92.6-94.4
Western NC 1,131 121 9.6 7.6-12.0 1,010 90.4 88.0-92.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 846 92 9.0 6.9-11.7 754 91.0 88.3-93.1
Northwest 994 96 9.0 7.1-11.2 898 91.0 88.8-92.9
Charlotte 1,018 58 4.8 3.5- 6.4 960 95.2 93.6-96.5
Greensboro 611 56 8.6 6.4-11.5 555 91.4 88.5-93.6
Southern Regional 601 51 8.7 6.4-11.8 550 91.3 88.2-93.6
Southeast 383 35 7.4 5.0-10.8 348 92.6 89.2-95.0
Wake 1,024 71 5.6 4.4- 7.2 953 94.4 92.8-95.6
Area L & Eastern 1,210 123 7.6 6.1- 9.5 1,087 92.4 90.5-93.9

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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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