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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,863 1,361 11.7 11.0-12.6 10,502 88.3 87.4-89.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 389 45 11.5 8.1-16.2 344 88.5 83.8-91.9
Cumberland 445 49 11.6 8.4-15.8 396 88.4 84.2-91.6
Durham 458 51 13.6 9.8-18.6 407 86.4 81.4-90.2
Forsyth 426 40 7.7 5.4-10.9 386 92.3 89.1-94.6
Gaston 368 38 9.1 6.0-13.7 330 90.9 86.3-94.0
Guilford 509 48 9.3 6.6-13.0 461 90.7 87.0-93.4
Mecklenburg 682 79 12.5 9.6-16.0 603 87.5 84.0-90.4
New Hanover 398 40 9.8 6.3-15.0 358 90.2 85.0-93.7
Union 387 36 9.8 6.1-15.5 351 90.2 84.5-93.9
Wake 697 77 12.2 9.3-15.9 620 87.8 84.1-90.7
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,907 455 11.2 9.9-12.6 3,452 88.8 87.4-90.1
Piedmont 6,344 719 12.2 11.0-13.4 5,625 87.8 86.6-89.0
Western NC 1,612 187 10.7 8.9-12.7 1,425 89.3 87.3-91.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,105 129 10.7 8.6-13.2 976 89.3 86.8-91.4
Northwest 1,900 216 11.7 9.9-13.7 1,684 88.3 86.3-90.1
Charlotte 1,937 221 12.3 10.3-14.6 1,716 87.7 85.4-89.7
Greensboro 1,341 144 10.4 8.5-12.7 1,197 89.6 87.3-91.5
Southern Regional 1,549 199 12.8 10.6-15.4 1,350 87.2 84.6-89.4
Southeast 745 80 10.4 7.9-13.6 665 89.6 86.4-92.1
Wake 1,676 193 13.2 10.9-15.8 1,483 86.8 84.2-89.1
Area L 398 46 10.8 7.4-15.6 352 89.2 84.4-92.6
Eastern 1,212 133 10.5 8.5-12.8 1,079 89.5 87.2-91.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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