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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,548 1,258 16.5 15.5-17.6 5,290 83.5 82.4-84.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 994 212 19.8 16.7-23.2 782 80.2 76.8-83.3
Region 3 597 131 19.8 16.4-23.6 466 80.2 76.4-83.6
Region 4 1,197 199 15.0 12.8-17.5 998 85.0 82.5-87.2
Region 5 808 126 14.3 11.7-17.3 682 85.7 82.7-88.3
Region 6 502 99 16.5 13.2-20.3 403 83.5 79.7-86.8
Region 7 886 139 15.0 12.4-17.9 747 85.0 82.1-87.6
Region 8 653 148 17.8 14.9-21.1 505 82.2 78.9-85.1
Region 9 & 10 911 204 18.6 15.9-21.7 707 81.4 78.3-84.1
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,144 486 19.0 17.2-20.9 1,658 81.0 79.1-82.8
Piedmont 3,293 530 14.6 13.2-16.0 2,763 85.4 84.0-86.8
Western NC 1,111 242 20.4 17.5-23.6 869 79.6 76.4-82.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 833 173 18.1 15.1-21.6 660 81.9 78.4-84.9
Northwest 972 212 20.1 17.4-23.2 760 79.9 76.8-82.6
Charlotte 1,002 158 14.4 12.1-17.2 844 85.6 82.8-87.9
Greensboro 597 103 15.7 12.6-19.4 494 84.3 80.6-87.4
Southern Regional 589 132 17.9 14.9-21.4 457 82.1 78.6-85.1
Southeast 374 72 14.4 11.2-18.4 302 85.6 81.6-88.8
Wake 1,005 137 12.6 10.4-15.2 868 87.4 84.8-89.6
Area L & Eastern 1,176 271 20.2 17.6-23.1 905 79.8 76.9-82.4

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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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