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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Pain

Are you doing anything to cope with your chronic pain?*
(Using) something else? (Please specify ____________)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 860 176 19.8 16.9-23.1 684 80.2 76.9-83.1
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 98 24 22.3 14.5-32.8 74 77.7 67.2-85.5
Region 3 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 138 24 16.3 10.6-24.3 114 83.7 75.7-89.4
Region 5 108 23 17.8 11.5-26.5 85 82.2 73.5-88.5
Region 6 103 18 20.7 12.5-32.3 85 79.3 67.7-87.5
Region 7 114 25 24.9 16.5-35.8 89 75.1 64.2-83.5
Region 8 130 28 17.8 11.8-25.9 102 82.2 74.1-88.2
Region 9 & 10 88 18 19.0 11.6-29.6 70 81.0 70.4-88.4
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 326 67 21.6 16.4-27.8 259 78.4 72.2-83.6
Piedmont 409 82 19.0 15.1-23.6 327 81.0 76.4-84.9
Western NC 125 27 19.5 13.0-28.2 98 80.5 71.8-87.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 73 18 20.1 11.9-31.9 55 79.9 68.1-88.1
Northwest 149 28 19.9 13.4-28.4 121 80.1 71.6-86.6
Charlotte 96 18 16.7 10.1-26.2 78 83.3 73.8-89.9
Greensboro 86 19 17.4 10.8-27.0 67 82.6 73.0-89.2
Southern Regional 141 27 20.7 13.5-30.2 114 79.3 69.8-86.5
Southeast 58 11 15.5 8.1-27.7 47 84.5 72.3-91.9
Wake 127 29 24.2 16.6-33.9 98 75.8 66.1-83.4
Area L & Eastern 130 26 19.5 12.1-29.9 104 80.5 70.1-87.9
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 117 28 21.6 14.4-31.2 89 78.4 68.8-85.6
Region 2 112 20 18.8 11.3-29.5 92 81.2 70.5-88.7
Region 3 88 16 17.6 10.5-28.1 72 82.4 71.9-89.5
Region 4 102 23 18.4 11.9-27.4 79 81.6 72.6-88.1
Region 5 132 25 21.3 13.4-32.1 107 78.7 67.9-86.6
Region 6 75 14 17.5 9.8-29.4 61 82.5 70.6-90.2

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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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