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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Healthy Days

Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury,
for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good?

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  Total
Respond.^
None 1-2 days 3-7 days 8-29 days 30 days
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,413 4,295 67.8 66.4-69.2 542 9.3 8.5-10.3 570 9.1 8.2-10.0 481 6.8 6.1- 7.6 525 7.1 6.4- 7.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,047 707 67.8 63.8-71.5 73 8.3 6.2-11.1 76 8.0 6.0-10.6 90 6.8 5.1- 9.1 101 9.1 7.1-11.5
Region 3 563 362 63.6 58.8-68.2 62 12.8 9.7-16.6 43 6.8 4.8- 9.5 43 7.7 5.2-11.3 53 9.0 6.7-12.1
Region 4 1,079 763 71.3 68.2-74.2 89 8.4 6.7-10.4 91 8.1 6.5-10.1 75 6.7 5.3- 8.6 61 5.4 4.1- 7.2
Region 5 689 481 71.3 67.3-75.0 69 9.4 7.3-12.1 66 9.1 6.9-11.8 48 6.8 5.0- 9.3 25 3.4 2.1- 5.5
Region 6 555 361 64.9 60.1-69.4 37 7.5 5.2-10.8 53 9.2 6.8-12.3 63 11.6 8.7-15.2 41 6.8 4.8- 9.6
Region 7 805 540 66.0 62.0-69.8 81 10.9 8.5-13.9 88 11.5 9.0-14.5 41 4.5 3.2- 6.3 55 7.1 5.2- 9.6
Region 8 578 368 65.3 60.8-69.6 49 8.4 6.3-11.3 54 9.5 7.0-12.7 34 6.1 4.2- 8.7 73 10.7 8.3-13.7
Region 9 484 323 66.3 60.7-71.5 27 5.9 3.6- 9.4 40 8.2 5.4-12.3 40 6.8 4.7- 9.8 54 12.7 9.4-17.1
Region 10 615 391 64.3 59.7-68.6 55 10.0 7.4-13.3 59 10.7 8.0-14.0 48 6.6 4.8- 9.0 62 8.5 6.3-11.3
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,291 1,467 63.8 61.2-66.2 183 8.8 7.5-10.4 210 9.8 8.3-11.6 189 7.7 6.5- 9.2 242 9.9 8.4-11.5
Piedmont 2,912 2,019 70.0 68.0-71.9 271 9.7 8.5-11.0 273 9.0 7.9-10.3 188 6.1 5.2- 7.1 161 5.2 4.3- 6.2
Western NC 1,212 810 66.4 62.7-69.9 88 8.6 6.6-11.0 87 7.5 5.8- 9.7 105 7.9 5.9-10.5 122 9.6 7.7-11.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 931 628 68.4 64.2-72.3 66 8.3 6.1-11.2 66 7.6 5.5-10.3 82 6.6 4.9- 8.9 89 9.1 7.0-11.8
Northwest 904 599 66.4 62.6-69.9 85 10.3 8.1-12.9 70 7.5 5.7- 9.6 71 7.7 5.8-10.2 79 8.2 6.4-10.4
Charlotte 868 614 71.2 67.7-74.4 73 8.8 6.9-11.2 76 8.3 6.5-10.5 57 6.6 4.9- 8.7 48 5.2 3.7- 7.1
Greensboro 537 369 69.5 64.9-73.7 48 8.1 6.0-10.9 60 10.7 8.1-14.0 42 8.0 5.7-11.2 18 3.7 2.1- 6.3
Southern Regional 610 398 64.5 59.9-68.8 43 8.0 5.7-11.1 55 8.6 6.4-11.4 61 10.5 7.9-13.9 53 8.4 6.1-11.4
Southeast 346 210 61.7 55.7-67.4 34 10.7 7.5-15.1 31 9.3 6.2-13.8 22 6.3 4.0- 9.9 49 11.9 8.8-16.0
Wake 876 608 69.7 66.0-73.2 91 11.2 8.9-14.1 88 10.0 7.9-12.7 40 4.0 2.8- 5.6 49 5.0 3.7- 6.9
Area L & Eastern 1,343 870 64.8 61.3-68.1 102 8.3 6.6-10.5 124 10.3 8.2-12.9 107 6.6 5.2- 8.4 140 9.9 7.9-12.4

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See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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