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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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 630 7.8 7.1- 8.6 5,891 92.2 91.4-92.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,066 127 9.7 7.8-12.1 939 90.3 87.9-92.2
Region 3 573 66 10.8 8.3-13.9 507 89.2 86.1-91.7
Region 4 1,095 92 7.4 5.9- 9.2 1,003 92.6 90.8-94.1
Region 5 698 64 7.0 5.3- 9.3 634 93.0 90.7-94.7
Region 6 561 48 5.9 4.3- 8.1 513 94.1 91.9-95.7
Region 7 817 69 7.3 5.7- 9.5 748 92.7 90.5-94.3
Region 8 590 52 7.6 5.7-10.2 538 92.4 89.8-94.3
Region 9 496 49 7.4 5.3-10.3 447 92.6 89.7-94.7
Region 10 627 63 8.0 6.0-10.6 564 92.0 89.4-94.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,334 205 6.9 5.8- 8.1 2,129 93.1 91.9-94.2
Piedmont 2,952 269 7.6 6.6- 8.7 2,683 92.4 91.3-93.4
Western NC 1,237 156 10.8 8.9-13.1 1,081 89.2 86.9-91.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 948 112 9.1 7.2-11.4 836 90.9 88.6-92.8
Northwest 923 105 10.5 8.5-12.9 818 89.5 87.1-91.5
Charlotte 877 70 6.8 5.3- 8.8 807 93.2 91.2-94.7
Greensboro 544 53 7.4 5.5-10.0 491 92.6 90.0-94.5
Southern Regional 619 44 5.3 3.8- 7.4 575 94.7 92.6-96.2
Southeast 351 38 10.2 7.3-14.2 313 89.8 85.8-92.7
Wake 889 80 7.3 5.7- 9.3 809 92.7 90.7-94.3
Area L & Eastern 1,372 128 6.8 5.5- 8.4 1,244 93.2 91.6-94.5

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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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