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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,522 803 12.4 11.5-13.5 5,719 87.6 86.5-88.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,065 127 11.1 8.8-13.9 938 88.9 86.1-91.2
Region 3 572 69 12.3 9.5-15.8 503 87.7 84.2-90.5
Region 4 1,094 123 11.8 9.7-14.2 971 88.2 85.8-90.3
Region 5 700 75 11.5 9.0-14.7 625 88.5 85.3-91.0
Region 6 562 76 15.3 12.0-19.4 486 84.7 80.6-88.0
Region 7 815 107 12.7 10.2-15.6 708 87.3 84.4-89.8
Region 8 591 82 13.9 10.9-17.6 509 86.1 82.4-89.1
Region 9 497 53 10.2 7.4-13.8 444 89.8 86.2-92.6
Region 10 628 91 14.1 11.3-17.5 537 85.9 82.5-88.7
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,338 315 13.6 11.9-15.4 2,023 86.4 84.6-88.1
Piedmont 2,950 339 12.1 10.8-13.6 2,611 87.9 86.4-89.2
Western NC 1,236 149 11.4 9.3-14.0 1,087 88.6 86.0-90.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 949 117 11.8 9.3-14.8 832 88.2 85.2-90.7
Northwest 919 103 11.9 9.6-14.8 816 88.1 85.2-90.4
Charlotte 877 101 11.6 9.4-14.3 776 88.4 85.7-90.6
Greensboro 545 54 11.1 8.3-14.7 491 88.9 85.3-91.7
Southern Regional 620 85 15.1 12.0-18.9 535 84.9 81.1-88.0
Southeast 352 55 16.0 11.9-21.2 297 84.0 78.8-88.1
Wake 888 118 13.1 10.7-15.9 770 86.9 84.1-89.3
Area L & Eastern 1,374 170 11.8 9.9-14.1 1,204 88.2 85.9-90.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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