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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 530 6.2 5.6- 6.9 5,991 93.8 93.1-94.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,066 109 7.1 5.6- 8.8 957 92.9 91.2-94.4
Region 3 575 53 7.6 5.7-10.1 522 92.4 89.9-94.3
Region 4 1,094 86 6.8 5.4- 8.7 1,008 93.2 91.3-94.6
Region 5 699 45 4.7 3.3- 6.5 654 95.3 93.5-96.7
Region 6 560 39 5.4 3.7- 7.7 521 94.6 92.3-96.3
Region 7 816 51 5.1 3.7- 6.9 765 94.9 93.1-96.3
Region 8 588 41 5.9 4.2- 8.2 547 94.1 91.8-95.8
Region 9 497 54 9.7 7.0-13.5 443 90.3 86.5-93.0
Region 10 629 52 6.5 4.8- 8.8 577 93.5 91.2-95.2
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,334 191 6.3 5.3- 7.4 2,143 93.7 92.6-94.7
Piedmont 2,952 211 5.9 5.0- 6.9 2,741 94.1 93.1-95.0
Western NC 1,238 128 7.3 5.9- 9.0 1,110 92.7 91.0-94.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 949 102 7.7 6.1- 9.8 847 92.3 90.2-93.9
Northwest 924 89 8.3 6.5-10.5 835 91.7 89.5-93.5
Charlotte 876 57 5.6 4.2- 7.5 819 94.4 92.5-95.8
Greensboro 544 40 5.6 3.9- 8.0 504 94.4 92.0-96.1
Southern Regional 618 38 4.9 3.4- 6.9 580 95.1 93.1-96.6
Southeast 350 30 7.6 5.1-11.2 320 92.4 88.8-94.9
Wake 889 54 4.6 3.4- 6.2 835 95.4 93.8-96.6
Area L & Eastern 1,374 120 6.4 5.1- 7.9 1,254 93.6 92.1-94.9

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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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