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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 7,255 689 6.6 6.1- 7.2 6,566 93.4 92.8-93.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 885 105 9.0 7.3-11.1 780 91.0 88.9-92.7
Region 3 680 65 7.4 5.6- 9.5 615 92.6 90.5-94.4
Region 4 1,481 136 5.8 4.7- 7.0 1,345 94.2 93.0-95.3
Region 5 1,059 98 5.7 4.6- 7.1 961 94.3 92.9-95.4
Region 6 543 42 6.4 4.4- 9.4 501 93.6 90.6-95.6
Region 7 1,029 80 5.6 4.4- 7.3 949 94.4 92.7-95.6
Region 8 883 84 6.9 5.4- 8.8 799 93.1 91.2-94.6
Region 9 & 10 695 79 8.2 6.4-10.5 616 91.8 89.5-93.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,261 212 6.9 5.9- 8.1 2,049 93.1 91.9-94.1
Piedmont 3,984 349 5.8 5.1- 6.5 3,635 94.2 93.5-94.9
Western NC 1,010 128 10.0 8.2-12.0 882 90.0 88.0-91.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 643 86 10.3 8.1-12.9 557 89.7 87.1-91.9
Northwest 1,185 116 7.1 5.8- 8.7 1,069 92.9 91.3-94.2
Charlotte 1,221 110 5.7 4.6- 7.0 1,111 94.3 93.0-95.4
Greensboro 854 82 6.5 5.0- 8.2 772 93.5 91.8-95.0
Southern Regional 630 44 5.7 3.9- 8.2 586 94.3 91.8-96.1
Southeast 596 70 9.6 7.4-12.4 526 90.4 87.6-92.6
Wake 1,076 79 5.1 3.9- 6.6 997 94.9 93.4-96.1
Area L & Eastern 1,050 102 7.0 5.6- 8.7 948 93.0 91.3-94.4

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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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