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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,256 1,262 19.0 17.8-20.1 2,221 31.7 30.4-33.1 2,238 30.4 29.1-31.7 1,060 13.5 12.6-14.4 475 5.5 4.9- 6.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 884 134 15.6 12.9-18.7 258 29.8 26.3-33.5 266 30.5 26.8-34.4 151 16.2 13.6-19.3 75 7.9 6.1-10.2
Region 3 679 92 15.2 12.2-18.9 207 33.2 29.1-37.6 218 30.0 26.2-34.1 117 16.0 13.1-19.4 45 5.5 4.0- 7.6
Region 4 1,483 266 20.4 18.0-23.1 469 31.5 28.7-34.4 471 31.4 28.7-34.3 194 11.8 10.1-13.8 83 4.8 3.8- 6.2
Region 5 1,062 200 19.4 16.7-22.5 345 33.5 30.1-37.2 310 29.4 26.0-33.0 142 12.7 10.5-15.3 65 5.0 3.7- 6.6
Region 6 547 98 20.1 16.3-24.5 141 26.3 22.1-30.8 181 31.2 26.8-35.9 88 16.4 12.9-20.7 39 6.1 4.0- 9.0
Region 7 1,027 212 21.7 18.7-25.0 337 34.5 31.0-38.1 290 27.5 24.3-31.0 135 11.9 9.8-14.4 53 4.4 3.2- 5.9
Region 8 881 150 17.4 14.6-20.7 249 29.3 25.6-33.2 269 31.9 28.2-36.0 137 13.1 10.8-15.7 76 8.3 6.2-11.0
Region 9 & 10 693 110 17.8 14.4-21.8 215 32.4 28.3-36.8 233 32.6 28.4-37.0 96 13.5 10.7-16.8 39 3.7 2.6- 5.3
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,258 383 19.1 17.1-21.3 642 29.4 27.2-31.8 730 31.6 29.3-34.1 340 13.8 12.1-15.6 163 6.0 5.0- 7.3
Piedmont 3,989 729 19.6 18.1-21.2 1,264 32.8 31.0-34.6 1,217 30.1 28.4-31.8 547 12.7 11.6-14.0 232 4.8 4.2- 5.6
Western NC 1,009 150 15.4 12.9-18.4 315 31.9 28.6-35.4 291 29.0 25.7-32.5 173 16.5 14.0-19.3 80 7.2 5.6- 9.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 642 112 18.0 14.6-22.0 197 30.5 26.4-34.8 185 30.0 25.8-34.7 105 15.5 12.6-19.0 43 6.0 4.2- 8.4
Northwest 1,185 159 14.6 12.3-17.2 341 31.0 27.9-34.3 404 33.0 29.9-36.2 196 15.3 13.1-17.8 85 6.2 4.8- 7.8
Charlotte 1,222 224 21.4 18.7-24.5 396 31.9 28.9-35.2 366 29.4 26.4-32.5 162 11.9 10.0-14.2 74 5.4 4.1- 7.0
Greensboro 855 160 18.9 16.0-22.2 254 29.8 26.1-33.8 267 32.7 28.8-36.9 117 13.3 10.9-16.3 57 5.3 3.9- 7.1
Southern Regional 634 108 19.0 15.5-23.0 159 26.1 22.3-30.4 214 32.1 27.9-36.5 104 15.6 12.5-19.4 49 7.3 5.1-10.2
Southeast 595 107 18.8 15.3-22.9 170 28.7 24.4-33.4 175 30.3 25.9-35.1 92 13.4 10.7-16.8 51 8.8 6.1-12.5
Wake 1,077 223 21.5 18.6-24.7 389 38.2 34.7-41.8 281 25.2 22.2-28.5 131 11.1 9.1-13.6 53 3.9 2.9- 5.4
Area L & Eastern 1,046 169 18.3 15.5-21.5 315 31.1 27.8-34.6 346 32.2 28.9-35.7 153 14.0 11.7-16.6 63 4.4 3.3- 5.8

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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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