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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,205 212 4.9 4.2- 5.8 4,993 95.1 94.2-95.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 895 34 4.3 2.8- 6.7 861 95.7 93.3-97.2
Region 3 487 23 6.3 3.9-10.0 464 93.7 90.0-96.1
Region 4 776 32 5.4 3.7- 7.9 744 94.6 92.1-96.3
Region 5 562 22 3.4 2.2- 5.3 540 96.6 94.7-97.8
Region 6 440 24 7.7 4.8-12.1 416 92.3 87.9-95.2
Region 7 645 16 3.7 2.0- 6.6 629 96.3 93.4-98.0
Region 8 469 19 5.0 3.0- 8.2 450 95.0 91.8-97.0
Region 9 417 14 4.2 2.2- 7.8 403 95.8 92.2-97.8
Region 10 517 28 6.0 4.0- 8.9 489 94.0 91.1-96.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,891 90 6.1 4.7- 7.9 1,801 93.9 92.1-95.3
Piedmont 2,284 81 4.3 3.3- 5.5 2,203 95.7 94.5-96.7
Western NC 1,033 41 5.1 3.4- 7.8 992 94.9 92.2-96.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 796 27 3.6 2.1- 6.1 769 96.4 93.9-97.9
Northwest 774 36 6.2 4.2- 9.0 738 93.8 91.0-95.8
Charlotte 602 26 5.3 3.4- 8.1 576 94.7 91.9-96.6
Greensboro 439 17 3.6 2.2- 6.0 422 96.4 94.0-97.8
Southern Regional 500 27 7.2 4.6-11.1 473 92.8 88.9-95.4
Southeast 286 12 5.2 2.7- 9.9 274 94.8 90.1-97.3
Wake 701 17 3.3 1.8- 6.0 684 96.7 94.0-98.2
Area L & Eastern 1,110 50 5.3 3.8- 7.4 1,060 94.7 92.6-96.2

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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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