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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Health Care Access

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or government plans such as Medicare?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,679 5,812 84.6 83.5-85.7 867 15.4 14.3-16.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 1,011 892 86.1 82.8-88.9 119 13.9 11.1-17.2
Region 3 609 530 80.9 75.7-85.2 79 19.1 14.8-24.3
Region 4 1,215 1,058 85.2 82.7-87.4 157 14.8 12.6-17.3
Region 5 824 701 84.2 80.8-87.1 123 15.8 12.9-19.2
Region 6 516 433 81.5 76.8-85.5 83 18.5 14.5-23.2
Region 7 904 790 86.8 84.0-89.1 114 13.2 10.9-16.0
Region 8 667 583 84.5 80.6-87.7 84 15.5 12.3-19.4
Region 9 & 10 933 825 84.9 81.2-87.9 108 15.1 12.1-18.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,197 1,919 84.6 82.5-86.5 278 15.4 13.5-17.5
Piedmont 3,350 2,893 84.3 82.7-85.8 457 15.7 14.2-17.3
Western NC 1,132 1,000 86.3 83.2-88.9 132 13.7 11.1-16.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 847 751 87.2 83.6-90.1 96 12.8 9.9-16.4
Northwest 994 867 82.3 78.7-85.4 127 17.7 14.6-21.3
Charlotte 1,014 878 85.3 82.5-87.6 136 14.7 12.4-17.5
Greensboro 613 529 84.3 80.2-87.7 84 15.7 12.3-19.8
Southern Regional 601 509 81.2 76.8-85.0 92 18.8 15.0-23.2
Southeast 385 342 86.5 81.4-90.4 43 13.5 9.6-18.6
Wake 1,020 871 85.6 83.0-87.9 149 14.4 12.1-17.0
Area L & Eastern 1,205 1,065 85.5 82.6-88.1 140 14.5 11.9-17.4

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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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