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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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 619 7.1 6.5- 7.8 6,058 92.9 92.2-93.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 1,008 126 10.6 8.4-13.1 882 89.4 86.9-91.6
Region 3 608 76 9.3 7.2-11.8 532 90.7 88.2-92.8
Region 4 1,218 94 5.8 4.7- 7.3 1,124 94.2 92.7-95.3
Region 5 824 63 6.4 4.8- 8.4 761 93.6 91.6-95.2
Region 6 516 39 6.4 4.5- 9.1 477 93.6 90.9-95.5
Region 7 906 60 6.0 4.5- 8.0 846 94.0 92.0-95.5
Region 8 664 57 6.2 4.6- 8.2 607 93.8 91.8-95.4
Region 9 & 10 933 104 8.4 6.6-10.7 829 91.6 89.3-93.4
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,195 190 6.1 5.2- 7.2 2,005 93.9 92.8-94.8
Piedmont 3,352 283 6.8 6.0- 7.8 3,069 93.2 92.2-94.0
Western NC 1,130 146 10.3 8.4-12.6 984 89.7 87.4-91.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 845 111 11.1 8.8-13.9 734 88.9 86.1-91.2
Northwest 991 120 9.0 7.4-11.0 871 91.0 89.0-92.6
Charlotte 1,018 66 5.4 4.1- 7.1 952 94.6 92.9-95.9
Greensboro 613 56 7.6 5.6-10.3 557 92.4 89.7-94.4
Southern Regional 602 48 5.9 4.4- 8.0 554 94.1 92.0-95.6
Southeast 380 36 6.8 4.7- 9.7 344 93.2 90.3-95.3
Wake 1,022 64 5.7 4.3- 7.5 958 94.3 92.5-95.7
Area L & Eastern 1,206 118 7.1 5.7- 8.9 1,088 92.9 91.1-94.3

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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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