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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,776 1,456 22.7 21.4-24.0 4,320 77.3 76.0-78.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,009 284 24.0 20.8-27.6 725 76.0 72.4-79.2
Region 3 543 139 26.5 22.1-31.4 404 73.5 68.6-77.9
Region 4 857 196 22.0 19.0-25.3 661 78.0 74.7-81.0
Region 5 623 130 18.6 15.4-22.3 493 81.4 77.7-84.6
Region 6 489 128 24.8 20.7-29.3 361 75.2 70.7-79.3
Region 7 706 135 18.1 15.0-21.7 571 81.9 78.3-85.0
Region 8 512 158 29.1 24.8-33.7 354 70.9 66.3-75.2
Region 9 465 116 22.9 18.3-28.2 349 77.1 71.8-81.7
Region 10 575 170 25.8 22.0-30.0 405 74.2 70.0-78.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,095 583 26.2 23.9-28.6 1,512 73.8 71.4-76.1
Piedmont 2,517 546 20.1 18.4-22.0 1,971 79.9 78.0-81.6
Western NC 1,167 327 25.7 22.4-29.3 840 74.3 70.7-77.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 896 258 25.8 22.2-29.8 638 74.2 70.2-77.8
Northwest 860 215 24.4 21.1-28.1 645 75.6 71.9-78.9
Charlotte 667 149 21.4 18.0-25.2 518 78.6 74.8-82.0
Greensboro 493 102 19.1 15.5-23.4 391 80.9 76.6-84.5
Southern Regional 549 155 27.0 23.0-31.4 394 73.0 68.6-77.0
Southeast 315 100 30.2 24.7-36.2 215 69.8 63.8-75.3
Wake 763 144 17.0 14.1-20.3 619 83.0 79.7-85.9
Area L & Eastern 1,236 333 24.4 21.4-27.6 903 75.6 72.4-78.6

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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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