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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 11,794 710 4.4 4.0- 4.8 11,084 95.6 95.2-96.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 385 18 3.7 2.1- 6.3 367 96.3 93.7-97.9
Cumberland 443 26 4.6 2.9- 7.2 417 95.4 92.8-97.1
Durham 456 24 3.0 1.8- 4.9 432 97.0 95.1-98.2
Forsyth 423 20 4.1 2.5- 6.8 403 95.9 93.2-97.5
Gaston 365 28 5.1 3.2- 8.0 337 94.9 92.0-96.8
Guilford 509 26 3.6 2.3- 5.6 483 96.4 94.4-97.7
Mecklenburg 681 29 3.5 2.2- 5.5 652 96.5 94.5-97.8
New Hanover 394 32 3.8 2.5- 5.8 362 96.2 94.2-97.5
Union 387 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 692 20 2.6 1.6- 4.2 672 97.4 95.8-98.4
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,882 264 4.9 4.2- 5.7 3,618 95.1 94.3-95.8
Piedmont 6,316 349 3.9 3.4- 4.4 5,967 96.1 95.6-96.6
Western NC 1,596 97 5.0 4.0- 6.4 1,499 95.0 93.6-96.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,092 68 5.2 3.8- 6.9 1,024 94.8 93.1-96.2
Northwest 1,889 120 4.8 3.9- 5.9 1,769 95.2 94.1-96.1
Charlotte 1,929 101 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,828 96.3 95.2-97.2
Greensboro 1,342 74 4.0 3.1- 5.3 1,268 96.0 94.7-96.9
Southern Regional 1,535 99 4.4 3.4- 5.8 1,436 95.6 94.2-96.6
Southeast 736 59 5.2 3.7- 7.2 677 94.8 92.8-96.3
Wake 1,667 85 3.3 2.5- 4.3 1,582 96.7 95.7-97.5
Area L 394 22 4.7 2.7- 8.0 372 95.3 92.0-97.3
Eastern 1,210 82 5.3 4.1- 6.8 1,128 94.7 93.2-95.9

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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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