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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Chronic Pain

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional talked with you about the risk of getting addicted to your narcotic pain reliever?*

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Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 322 198 62.3 55.4-68.8 124 37.7 31.2-44.6
-Piedmont NC 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents that used a prescription narcotic pain reliever like Percocet or Vicodin to cope with Chronic Pain.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

^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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