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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Sodium or Salt-Related Behavior

Has a doctor or other health professional ever advised you to reduce sodium or salt intake?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,327 880 24.8 23.2-26.6 2,447 75.2 73.4-76.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 343 75 22.4 17.3-28.5 268 77.6 71.5-82.7
Region 3 314 62 17.6 13.1-23.4 252 82.4 76.6-86.9
Region 4 609 163 26.2 22.4-30.4 446 73.8 69.6-77.6
Region 5 472 119 22.5 18.6-26.9 353 77.5 73.1-81.4
Region 6 340 105 29.8 24.5-35.7 235 70.2 64.3-75.5
Region 7 526 137 25.1 21.1-29.6 389 74.9 70.4-78.9
Region 8 414 119 25.6 20.6-31.2 295 74.4 68.8-79.4
Region 9 & 10 309 100 31.8 26.0-38.3 209 68.2 61.7-74.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,120 346 29.0 25.8-32.3 774 71.0 67.7-74.2
Piedmont 1,757 438 23.6 21.4-26.0 1,319 76.4 74.0-78.6
Western NC 450 96 21.5 17.1-26.8 354 78.5 73.2-82.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 273 56 22.7 16.5-30.4 217 77.3 69.6-83.5
Northwest 539 120 20.1 16.4-24.3 419 79.9 75.7-83.6
Charlotte 461 127 26.7 22.4-31.6 334 73.3 68.4-77.6
Greensboro 356 91 22.9 18.4-28.0 265 77.1 72.0-81.6
Southern Regional 455 151 31.5 26.5-36.9 304 68.5 63.1-73.5
Southeast 194 42 19.3 13.7-26.5 152 80.7 73.5-86.3
Wake 582 140 23.0 19.4-27.0 442 77.0 73.0-80.6
Area L & Eastern 467 153 31.4 26.5-36.7 314 68.6 63.3-73.5
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 430 101 22.6 18.0-27.9 329 77.4 72.1-82.0
Region 2 413 83 19.5 15.1-24.8 330 80.5 75.2-84.9
Region 3 423 116 26.5 22.0-31.6 307 73.5 68.4-78.0
Region 4 443 112 22.5 18.5-27.0 331 77.5 73.0-81.5
Region 5 445 144 29.4 24.6-34.7 301 70.6 65.3-75.4
Region 6 370 84 24.3 19.4-30.1 286 75.7 69.9-80.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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