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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, do you have serious difficulty concentrating,
remembering, or making decisions?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,383 742 11.3 10.4-12.3 5,641 88.7 87.7-89.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,052 130 11.2 8.9-14.0 922 88.8 86.0-91.1
Region 3 568 81 14.8 11.5-18.8 487 85.2 81.2-88.5
Region 4 1,066 107 10.0 8.1-12.3 959 90.0 87.7-91.9
Region 5 684 70 10.5 7.9-13.7 614 89.5 86.3-92.1
Region 6 547 76 14.2 11.1-17.9 471 85.8 82.1-88.9
Region 7 794 67 8.6 6.6-11.2 727 91.4 88.8-93.4
Region 8 578 79 14.0 10.9-17.8 499 86.0 82.2-89.1
Region 9 483 54 11.5 8.2-15.8 429 88.5 84.2-91.8
Region 10 614 78 12.6 9.8-16.2 536 87.4 83.8-90.2
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,280 287 12.8 11.2-14.7 1,993 87.2 85.3-88.8
Piedmont 2,882 297 10.2 9.0-11.6 2,585 89.8 88.4-91.0
Western NC 1,224 158 12.8 10.4-15.7 1,066 87.2 84.3-89.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 936 123 12.2 9.6-15.3 813 87.8 84.7-90.4
Northwest 907 112 12.6 10.2-15.4 795 87.4 84.6-89.8
Charlotte 857 86 10.0 7.9-12.6 771 90.0 87.4-92.1
Greensboro 531 55 9.6 7.1-12.9 476 90.4 87.1-92.9
Southern Regional 608 88 14.7 11.7-18.4 520 85.3 81.6-88.3
Southeast 345 47 15.1 10.9-20.5 298 84.9 79.5-89.1
Wake 867 73 9.0 6.9-11.8 794 91.0 88.2-93.1
Area L & Eastern 1,335 158 11.8 9.7-14.3 1,177 88.2 85.7-90.3

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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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