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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Pain

Do you suffer from any type of chronic pain, that is pain that occurs constantly or flares up often?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,170 1,045 31.4 29.5-33.3 2,125 68.6 66.7-70.5
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 329 121 36.1 29.9-42.7 208 63.9 57.3-70.1
Region 3 300 95 35.7 29.2-42.9 205 64.3 57.1-70.8
Region 4 578 162 24.5 20.8-28.6 416 75.5 71.4-79.2
Region 5 456 132 29.4 24.8-34.5 324 70.6 65.5-75.2
Region 6 316 135 41.5 35.4-47.8 181 58.5 52.2-64.6
Region 7 504 141 28.7 24.3-33.6 363 71.3 66.4-75.7
Region 8 393 156 38.1 32.4-44.1 237 61.9 55.9-67.6
Region 9 & 10 294 103 33.2 27.3-39.6 191 66.8 60.4-72.7
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,058 397 35.9 32.5-39.4 661 64.1 60.6-67.5
Piedmont 1,678 494 28.1 25.7-30.7 1,184 71.9 69.3-74.3
Western NC 434 154 36.2 30.7-42.0 280 63.8 58.0-69.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 262 93 35.8 28.6-43.6 169 64.2 56.4-71.4
Northwest 516 173 34.2 29.4-39.4 343 65.8 60.6-70.6
Charlotte 436 113 22.9 18.9-27.5 323 77.1 72.5-81.1
Greensboro 347 110 31.8 26.3-37.8 237 68.2 62.2-73.7
Southern Regional 421 173 40.2 34.8-45.8 248 59.8 54.2-65.2
Southeast 187 71 37.6 29.9-46.1 116 62.4 53.9-70.1
Wake 556 153 27.2 23.1-31.7 403 72.8 68.3-76.9
Area L & Eastern 445 159 33.8 28.8-39.2 286 66.2 60.8-71.2
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 411 147 34.1 28.6-39.9 264 65.9 60.1-71.4
Region 2 395 128 34.8 29.1-40.9 267 65.2 59.1-70.9
Region 3 401 103 22.5 18.4-27.3 298 77.5 72.7-81.6
Region 4 428 125 29.7 24.9-35.0 303 70.3 65.0-75.1
Region 5 412 169 41.5 35.8-47.3 243 58.5 52.7-64.2
Region 6 355 91 26.5 21.5-32.2 264 73.5 67.8-78.5

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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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