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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,265 826 11.5 10.6-12.4 6,439 88.5 87.6-89.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 884 121 13.3 10.9-16.1 763 86.7 83.9-89.1
Region 3 680 71 11.2 8.7-14.3 609 88.8 85.7-91.3
Region 4 1,486 145 10.0 8.2-12.1 1,341 90.0 87.9-91.8
Region 5 1,061 139 13.4 10.8-16.5 922 86.6 83.5-89.2
Region 6 544 64 11.7 8.8-15.4 480 88.3 84.6-91.2
Region 7 1,029 115 10.9 8.7-13.6 914 89.1 86.4-91.3
Region 8 886 92 10.3 8.1-13.2 794 89.7 86.8-91.9
Region 9 & 10 695 79 11.7 9.0-15.1 616 88.3 84.9-91.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,264 257 11.5 9.9-13.3 2,007 88.5 86.7-90.1
Piedmont 3,993 447 11.3 10.1-12.7 3,546 88.7 87.3-89.9
Western NC 1,008 122 12.1 9.9-14.6 886 87.9 85.4-90.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 641 74 11.1 8.6-14.2 567 88.9 85.8-91.4
Northwest 1,187 134 11.4 9.5-13.7 1,053 88.6 86.3-90.5
Charlotte 1,224 125 10.7 8.6-13.1 1,099 89.3 86.9-91.4
Greensboro 857 110 12.0 9.3-15.3 747 88.0 84.7-90.7
Southern Regional 631 74 11.5 8.8-15.0 557 88.5 85.0-91.2
Southeast 599 63 12.2 9.0-16.4 536 87.8 83.6-91.0
Wake 1,076 120 11.6 9.3-14.3 956 88.4 85.7-90.7
Area L & Eastern 1,050 126 11.8 9.7-14.4 924 88.2 85.6-90.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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