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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Pain

Are you doing anything to cope with your chronic pain?*
(Using) A prescription anti-inflammatory like Celebrex.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 857 188 19.6 16.7-22.8 669 80.4 77.2-83.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 97 22 16.4 10.2-25.5 75 83.6 74.5-89.8
Region 3 82 12 9.2 4.3-18.5 70 90.8 81.5-95.7
Region 4 138 32 20.6 14.3-28.8 106 79.4 71.2-85.7
Region 5 109 17 18.3 10.9-29.0 92 81.7 71.0-89.1
Region 6 102 29 23.9 16.3-33.6 73 76.1 66.4-83.7
Region 7 112 25 21.9 14.7-31.2 87 78.1 68.8-85.3
Region 8 129 32 23.5 15.3-34.3 97 76.5 65.7-84.7
Region 9 & 10 88 19 22.7 14.2-34.4 69 77.3 65.6-85.8
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 324 79 22.9 17.9-28.9 245 77.1 71.1-82.1
Piedmont 408 83 18.9 15.0-23.5 325 81.1 76.5-85.0
Western NC 125 26 15.1 9.4-23.4 99 84.9 76.6-90.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 72 14 12.1 6.4-21.7 58 87.9 78.3-93.6
Northwest 150 31 16.7 11.0-24.6 119 83.3 75.4-89.0
Charlotte 96 21 18.5 11.9-27.7 75 81.5 72.3-88.1
Greensboro 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 141 39 23.4 16.5-32.1 102 76.6 67.9-83.5
Southeast 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 126 24 19.0 12.7-27.4 102 81.0 72.6-87.3
Area L & Eastern 129 31 22.7 15.6-31.9 98 77.3 68.1-84.4
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 116 25 15.7 9.9-24.0 91 84.3 76.0-90.1
Region 2 113 21 13.9 8.1-22.8 92 86.1 77.2-91.9
Region 3 88 20 20.5 13.1-30.6 68 79.5 69.4-86.9
Region 4 103 15 17.6 10.1-29.0 88 82.4 71.0-89.9
Region 5 131 37 21.7 15.1-30.1 94 78.3 69.9-84.9
Region 6 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents that stated they were doing something to cope with their Chronic Pain.

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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