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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Radon Testing

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,768 1,229 25.0 23.6-26.5 3,539 75.0 73.5-76.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 815 276 31.9 27.8-36.2 539 68.1 63.8-72.2
Region 3 458 140 30.4 25.5-35.8 318 69.6 64.2-74.5
Region 4 796 217 25.4 22.2-28.9 579 74.6 71.1-77.8
Region 5 585 154 24.8 21.1-29.0 431 75.2 71.0-78.9
Region 6 352 66 16.9 12.9-21.8 286 83.1 78.2-87.1
Region 7 593 196 32.9 28.7-37.3 397 67.1 62.7-71.3
Region 8 471 83 15.7 12.3-19.8 388 84.3 80.2-87.7
Region 9 & 10 698 97 12.9 10.1-16.3 601 87.1 83.7-89.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,554 254 15.3 13.3-17.6 1,300 84.7 82.4-86.7
Piedmont 2,303 668 28.2 26.1-30.3 1,635 71.8 69.7-73.9
Western NC 911 307 31.3 27.6-35.4 604 68.7 64.6-72.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 692 247 33.9 29.5-38.7 445 66.1 61.3-70.5
Northwest 726 212 28.6 24.8-32.7 514 71.4 67.3-75.2
Charlotte 666 176 25.1 21.5-29.0 490 74.9 71.0-78.5
Greensboro 439 112 23.9 19.7-28.7 327 76.1 71.3-80.3
Southern Regional 422 72 15.7 12.2-20.1 350 84.3 79.9-87.8
Southeast 266 51 18.2 13.3-24.4 215 81.8 75.6-86.7
Wake 684 224 32.2 28.4-36.2 460 67.8 63.8-71.6
Area L & Eastern 873 135 15.0 12.3-18.2 738 85.0 81.8-87.7

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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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