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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,116 1,385 39.0 36.6-41.5 170 6.0 5.0- 7.3 46 1.8 1.2- 2.7 1,515 53.1 50.6-55.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 387 179 42.1 35.8-48.7 16 4.8 2.6- 8.7 *** *** *** 186 51.0 44.3-57.6
Region 3 300 125 36.9 30.2-44.1 14 3.6 1.8- 6.9 *** *** *** 159 58.6 51.3-65.6
Region 4 618 282 39.9 34.6-45.5 43 7.0 4.9- 9.9 *** *** *** 289 52.5 46.9-58.1
Region 5 451 199 37.8 31.8-44.3 23 6.9 4.0-11.7 *** *** *** 224 52.0 45.4-58.6
Region 6 210 89 37.8 28.8-47.8 15 9.6 5.2-17.2 *** *** *** 104 52.0 42.3-61.6
Region 7 453 193 35.1 29.3-41.4 23 5.1 3.1- 8.4 13 3.3 1.7- 6.5 224 56.4 49.9-62.7
Region 8 388 183 41.7 34.7-49.0 17 6.2 3.2-11.5 *** *** *** 181 50.8 43.3-58.2
Region 9 & 10 309 135 43.0 34.8-51.6 19 5.1 2.9- 8.9 *** *** *** 148 50.3 41.9-58.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 978 447 41.7 37.2-46.3 49 5.4 3.8- 7.7 19 1.5 0.8- 2.7 463 51.4 46.8-56.0
Piedmont 1,697 741 37.6 34.4-40.8 104 6.6 5.2- 8.5 21 2.0 1.2- 3.4 831 53.8 50.4-57.2
Western NC 441 197 39.7 33.9-45.8 17 4.5 2.5- 8.0 *** *** *** 221 54.0 47.8-60.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 287 134 40.1 32.9-47.8 12 4.5 2.2- 9.1 *** *** *** 136 53.2 45.3-60.9
Northwest 531 224 38.2 32.9-43.9 22 3.8 2.3- 6.4 *** *** *** 282 57.1 51.4-62.7
Charlotte 499 236 41.5 35.6-47.6 39 7.9 5.4-11.4 *** *** *** 219 49.7 43.6-55.8
Greensboro 359 159 38.3 31.2-45.9 18 7.2 3.9-12.9 *** *** *** 178 51.3 43.6-58.9
Southern Regional 249 113 41.4 33.0-50.4 15 8.4 4.4-15.5 *** *** *** 120 50.1 41.3-58.9
Southeast 266 128 42.8 34.3-51.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 52.4 43.3-61.4
Wake 464 190 33.3 28.0-39.1 29 6.7 4.3-10.5 *** *** *** 235 57.0 50.8-62.9
Area L & Eastern 461 201 41.5 34.8-48.5 27 5.3 3.3- 8.3 13 2.2 1.1- 4.5 220 51.0 44.1-57.8

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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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