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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,511 5,735 86.2 85.1-87.3 776 13.8 12.7-14.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,068 954 87.7 84.5-90.3 114 12.3 9.7-15.5
Region 3 575 505 86.1 82.0-89.4 70 13.9 10.6-18.0
Region 4 1,086 947 87.1 84.6-89.2 139 12.9 10.8-15.4
Region 5 698 605 84.5 80.9-87.6 93 15.5 12.4-19.1
Region 6 560 502 87.1 83.2-90.3 58 12.9 9.7-16.8
Region 7 817 707 85.0 81.8-87.8 110 15.0 12.2-18.2
Region 8 590 510 84.1 80.2-87.4 80 15.9 12.6-19.8
Region 9 494 440 87.1 82.3-90.8 54 12.9 9.2-17.7
Region 10 626 567 89.8 86.8-92.2 59 10.2 7.8-13.2
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,329 2,071 86.9 84.9-88.6 258 13.1 11.4-15.1
Piedmont 2,945 2,562 85.7 84.1-87.2 383 14.3 12.8-15.9
Western NC 1,240 1,104 87.2 84.2-89.7 136 12.8 10.3-15.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 950 849 87.8 84.6-90.4 101 12.2 9.6-15.4
Northwest 922 813 86.6 83.4-89.2 109 13.4 10.8-16.6
Charlotte 871 757 87.1 84.4-89.5 114 12.9 10.5-15.6
Greensboro 544 474 84.8 80.7-88.2 70 15.2 11.8-19.3
Southern Regional 616 552 87.1 83.3-90.1 64 12.9 9.9-16.7
Southeast 353 303 82.6 77.0-87.0 50 17.4 13.0-23.0
Wake 889 765 84.6 81.4-87.3 124 15.4 12.7-18.6
Area L & Eastern 1,369 1,224 87.9 85.2-90.1 145 12.1 9.9-14.8

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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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