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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,568 1,583 21.6 20.5-22.8 4,985 78.4 77.2-79.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 995 286 26.7 23.3-30.5 709 73.3 69.5-76.7
Region 3 600 160 24.9 20.9-29.2 440 75.1 70.8-79.1
Region 4 1,197 233 18.0 15.6-20.6 964 82.0 79.4-84.4
Region 5 810 162 18.8 15.9-22.1 648 81.2 77.9-84.1
Region 6 503 145 24.9 21.0-29.3 358 75.1 70.7-79.0
Region 7 891 176 19.6 16.8-22.8 715 80.4 77.2-83.2
Region 8 652 172 23.5 20.0-27.3 480 76.5 72.7-80.0
Region 9 & 10 920 249 25.0 21.6-28.8 671 75.0 71.2-78.4
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,156 594 25.1 22.9-27.3 1,562 74.9 72.7-77.1
Piedmont 3,299 661 18.8 17.3-20.4 2,638 81.2 79.6-82.7
Western NC 1,113 328 27.2 24.0-30.7 785 72.8 69.3-76.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 834 242 26.8 23.0-30.9 592 73.2 69.1-77.0
Northwest 975 257 24.6 21.5-27.9 718 75.4 72.1-78.5
Charlotte 1,002 184 17.1 14.6-19.9 818 82.9 80.1-85.4
Greensboro 598 128 20.1 16.6-24.2 470 79.9 75.8-83.4
Southern Regional 590 169 24.1 20.5-28.0 421 75.9 72.0-79.5
Southeast 373 97 24.4 19.7-29.9 276 75.6 70.1-80.3
Wake 1,010 180 17.4 14.8-20.2 830 82.6 79.8-85.2
Area L & Eastern 1,186 326 25.9 22.8-29.1 860 74.1 70.9-77.2

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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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