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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 a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,519 298 3.8 3.3- 4.4 6,221 96.2 95.6-96.7
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,067 49 3.6 2.5- 5.2 1,018 96.4 94.8-97.5
Region 3 574 33 5.1 3.3- 7.7 541 94.9 92.3-96.7
Region 4 1,092 34 3.0 2.0- 4.4 1,058 97.0 95.6-98.0
Region 5 699 28 3.5 2.2- 5.6 671 96.5 94.4-97.8
Region 6 561 34 4.3 3.0- 6.1 527 95.7 93.9-97.0
Region 7 815 26 3.2 2.0- 5.1 789 96.8 94.9-98.0
Region 8 590 29 4.5 3.0- 6.8 561 95.5 93.2-97.0
Region 9 496 33 7.4 4.8-11.4 463 92.6 88.6-95.2
Region 10 627 32 5.0 3.2- 7.6 595 95.0 92.4-96.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,334 124 4.5 3.6- 5.6 2,210 95.5 94.4-96.4
Piedmont 2,949 115 3.5 2.8- 4.3 2,834 96.5 95.7-97.2
Western NC 1,238 59 4.0 2.8- 5.8 1,179 96.0 94.2-97.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 949 45 3.6 2.5- 5.0 904 96.4 95.0-97.5
Northwest 924 47 4.5 3.3- 6.3 877 95.5 93.7-96.7
Charlotte 873 26 3.0 1.9- 4.7 847 97.0 95.3-98.1
Greensboro 544 29 4.2 2.7- 6.6 515 95.8 93.4-97.3
Southern Regional 619 30 3.8 2.5- 5.6 589 96.2 94.4-97.5
Southeast 352 20 5.4 3.3- 8.7 332 94.6 91.3-96.7
Wake 888 25 2.9 1.8- 4.7 863 97.1 95.3-98.2
Area L & Eastern 1,372 76 4.7 3.5- 6.3 1,296 95.3 93.7-96.5

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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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