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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, do you have difficulty doing errands alone
such as visiting a doctor’s office or shopping?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,380 499 7.0 6.2- 7.8 5,881 93.0 92.2-93.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,050 88 7.0 5.2- 9.3 962 93.0 90.7-94.8
Region 3 567 44 8.4 5.9-11.7 523 91.6 88.3-94.1
Region 4 1,067 69 6.0 4.6- 7.9 998 94.0 92.1-95.4
Region 5 686 40 6.3 4.4- 9.0 646 93.7 91.0-95.6
Region 6 546 58 9.5 7.1-12.7 488 90.5 87.3-92.9
Region 7 794 44 4.9 3.5- 7.0 750 95.1 93.0-96.5
Region 8 579 51 8.2 6.0-11.2 528 91.8 88.8-94.0
Region 9 482 45 8.8 6.2-12.3 437 91.2 87.7-93.8
Region 10 612 60 9.4 7.0-12.5 552 90.6 87.5-93.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,276 218 8.8 7.5-10.3 2,058 91.2 89.7-92.5
Piedmont 2,886 176 5.8 4.9- 6.9 2,710 94.2 93.1-95.1
Western NC 1,221 105 8.1 6.2-10.6 1,116 91.9 89.4-93.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 933 80 7.3 5.4-10.0 853 92.7 90.0-94.6
Northwest 907 70 7.8 5.9-10.1 837 92.2 89.9-94.1
Charlotte 858 53 5.8 4.2- 7.8 805 94.2 92.2-95.8
Greensboro 530 34 7.2 4.9-10.5 496 92.8 89.5-95.1
Southern Regional 608 67 9.8 7.4-12.7 541 90.2 87.3-92.6
Southeast 345 30 9.3 6.2-13.7 315 90.7 86.3-93.8
Wake 870 42 4.2 2.9- 6.0 828 95.8 94.0-97.1
Area L & Eastern 1,332 123 8.2 6.6-10.3 1,209 91.8 89.7-93.4

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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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