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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Workplace Support for Healthy Eating or Exercise

Does your workplace offer any support for healthy eating or physical activity for its employees?*
This may include offering healthy foods and drinks in vending machines, allowing for physical activity breaks during the day, or providing information on healthy eating or exercise.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,358 737 53.7 50.6-56.8 621 46.3 43.2-49.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 141 77 55.3 45.7-64.4 64 44.7 35.6-54.3
Region 3 118 55 46.6 36.5-56.9 63 53.4 43.1-63.5
Region 4 256 133 51.8 44.9-58.6 123 48.2 41.4-55.1
Region 5 212 132 60.0 52.3-67.3 80 40.0 32.7-47.7
Region 6 121 60 46.9 37.2-56.8 61 53.1 43.2-62.8
Region 7 270 164 60.8 54.0-67.3 106 39.2 32.7-46.0
Region 8 142 71 51.2 41.1-61.1 71 48.8 38.9-58.9
Region 9 & 10 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 396 191 49.4 43.5-55.2 205 50.6 44.8-56.5
Piedmont 783 453 56.3 52.3-60.3 330 43.7 39.7-47.7
Western NC 179 93 52.1 43.7-60.4 86 47.9 39.6-56.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 224 112 50.3 42.9-57.7 112 49.7 42.3-57.1
Charlotte 189 93 48.1 40.2-56.1 96 51.9 43.9-59.8
Greensboro 158 99 60.6 51.5-69.0 59 39.4 31.0-48.5
Southern Regional 148 73 47.7 38.3-57.3 75 52.3 42.7-61.7
Southeast 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 297 184 61.5 55.0-67.6 113 38.5 32.4-45.0
Area L & Eastern 165 81 53.0 43.9-62.0 84 47.0 38.0-56.1
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 173 93 54.0 45.3-62.5 80 46.0 37.5-54.7
Region 2 166 85 50.6 41.8-59.4 81 49.4 40.6-58.2
Region 3 176 87 48.2 40.0-56.5 89 51.8 43.5-60.0
Region 4 199 123 60.0 52.0-67.5 76 40.0 32.5-48.0
Region 5 149 72 46.8 37.6-56.2 77 53.2 43.8-62.4
Region 6 203 136 66.7 58.1-74.3 67 33.3 25.7-41.9

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*Asked of respondents that are employed for wages.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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