SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Cancer Survivorship

Do you currently have physical pain caused by your cancer or cancer treatment?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,688 138 9.5 7.3-12.2 1,550 90.5 87.8-92.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 45 2 8.1 1.9-28.1 43 91.9 71.9-98.1
Buncombe 67 9 13.7 6.7-26.0 58 86.3 74.0-93.3
Cabarrus 36 2 8.0 1.9-27.9 34 92.0 72.1-98.1
Catawba 58 8 16.5 8.1-30.7 50 83.5 69.3-91.9
Cumberland 35 4 11.4 3.8-29.2 31 88.6 70.8-96.2
Davidson 55 2 5.9 1.2-25.0 53 94.1 75.0-98.8
Durham 62 3 4.2 1.2-14.0 59 95.8 86.0-98.8
Forsyth 50 8 15.4 7.4-29.3 42 84.6 70.7-92.6
Gaston 47 1 1.4 0.2- 9.1 46 98.6 90.9-99.8
Guilford 50 4 7.8 2.9-19.7 46 92.2 80.3-97.1
Iredell 50 8 15.2 6.3-32.2 42 84.8 67.8-93.7
Johnston 41 3 17.4 4.1-50.9 38 82.6 49.1-95.9
Mecklenburg 67 4 4.7 1.4-14.5 63 95.3 85.5-98.6
New Hanover 61 6 7.6 3.2-17.0 55 92.4 83.0-96.8
Onslow 49 3 8.5 2.8-23.4 46 91.5 76.6-97.2
Orange 55 0 0.0 . - . 55 100 . - .
Pitt 51 4 6.1 2.2-15.7 47 93.9 84.3-97.8
Randolph 48 2 6.3 1.5-23.0 46 93.7 77.0-98.5
Robeson 34 4 13.5 4.8-32.5 30 86.5 67.5-95.2
Rowan 59 7 12.5 5.5-25.9 52 87.5 74.1-94.5
Union 41 0 0.0 . - . 41 100 . - .
Wake 69 7 9.1 3.8-20.4 62 90.9 79.6-96.2
Wayne 38 2 4.9 0.9-22.0 36 95.1 78.0-99.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 433 36 8.9 5.5-14.0 397 91.1 86.0-94.5
Piedmont 867 66 9.7 6.7-13.9 801 90.3 86.1-93.3
Western NC 388 36 9.8 6.7-14.1 352 90.2 85.9-93.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 290 29 10.4 6.7-15.7 261 89.6 84.3-93.3
Northwest 381 42 12.6 8.9-17.7 339 87.4 82.3-91.1
Charlotte 213 8 6.3 2.1-17.4 205 93.7 82.6-97.9
Greensboro 218 11 9.7 4.5-19.8 207 90.3 80.2-95.5
Southern Regional 120 13 12.3 5.8-24.1 107 87.7 75.9-94.2
Coastal 80 7 8.2 2.5-23.4 73 91.8 76.6-97.5
Wake 186 15 11.9 5.5-23.6 171 88.1 76.4-94.5
Area L 21 2 6.0 1.3-24.4 19 94.0 75.6-98.7
Eastern 179 11 4.7 1.8-11.4 168 95.3 88.6-98.2

Back to Cancer Survivorship.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09JUN10.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook