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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, do you have serious difficulty concentrating,
remembering, or making decisions?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,548 752 11.6 10.7-12.5 5,796 88.4 87.5-89.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 995 122 12.8 10.2-16.0 873 87.2 84.0-89.8
Region 3 597 74 12.5 9.7-16.0 523 87.5 84.0-90.3
Region 4 1,196 125 10.9 9.0-13.2 1,071 89.1 86.8-91.0
Region 5 805 86 10.5 8.3-13.1 719 89.5 86.9-91.7
Region 6 502 68 13.0 10.0-16.8 434 87.0 83.2-90.0
Region 7 887 79 9.0 7.0-11.4 808 91.0 88.6-93.0
Region 8 653 89 14.5 11.6-18.1 564 85.5 81.9-88.4
Region 9 & 10 913 109 12.9 10.2-16.1 804 87.1 83.9-89.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,148 274 13.4 11.8-15.3 1,874 86.6 84.7-88.2
Piedmont 3,288 338 10.3 9.1-11.6 2,950 89.7 88.4-90.9
Western NC 1,112 140 13.3 10.8-16.3 972 86.7 83.7-89.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 834 105 14.1 11.0-18.0 729 85.9 82.0-89.0
Northwest 971 120 12.0 9.8-14.6 851 88.0 85.4-90.2
Charlotte 1,002 98 10.6 8.5-13.1 904 89.4 86.9-91.5
Greensboro 595 66 10.3 7.9-13.4 529 89.7 86.6-92.1
Southern Regional 589 83 13.2 10.5-16.5 506 86.8 83.5-89.5
Southeast 374 48 14.8 10.8-19.9 326 85.2 80.1-89.2
Wake 1,005 90 9.0 7.1-11.2 915 91.0 88.8-92.9
Area L & Eastern 1,178 142 13.1 10.8-15.9 1,036 86.9 84.1-89.2

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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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