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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,240 3,444 79.1 77.5-80.5 354 8.9 7.9- 9.9 241 6.4 5.6- 7.4 183 5.2 4.4- 6.1 18 0.5 0.3- 0.8
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 422 342 80.8 75.9-85.0 34 7.2 4.9-10.4 23 5.2 3.4- 8.1 22 6.6 3.9-10.7 *** *** ***
Region 3 363 290 77.2 71.5-82.0 25 7.0 4.5-10.7 28 9.2 6.1-13.7 20 6.6 3.9-11.0 *** *** ***
Region 4 832 667 77.9 74.4-81.1 77 9.3 7.2-11.9 53 7.3 5.4- 9.7 31 5.1 3.5- 7.4 *** *** ***
Region 5 616 490 77.6 73.6-81.2 56 9.7 7.3-12.7 43 8.1 5.9-11.1 25 4.3 2.8- 6.5 *** *** ***
Region 6 425 357 82.0 77.3-86.0 40 10.0 7.1-13.9 14 4.2 2.3- 7.6 13 3.4 1.8- 6.3 *** *** ***
Region 7 688 551 79.1 75.1-82.6 66 10.6 8.0-13.9 37 5.3 3.7- 7.6 28 4.0 2.5- 6.2 *** *** ***
Region 8 501 425 83.0 78.5-86.7 32 7.1 4.7-10.6 22 5.4 3.4- 8.5 20 4.2 2.6- 6.6 *** *** ***
Region 9 & 10 393 322 79.4 73.8-84.0 24 7.1 4.4-11.4 21 5.1 3.0- 8.5 24 7.9 5.0-12.1 *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,390 1,162 81.7 79.0-84.1 103 8.2 6.6-10.3 62 4.8 3.6- 6.4 57 4.8 3.5- 6.4 *** *** ***
Piedmont 2,303 1,845 77.9 75.8-79.9 209 9.5 8.2-11.1 147 7.3 6.1- 8.7 91 4.8 3.8- 6.0 11 0.5 0.3- 1.0
Western NC 547 437 79.5 75.1-83.2 42 6.9 4.9- 9.6 32 5.8 3.9- 8.4 35 7.7 5.2-11.4 *** *** ***
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 337 264 78.4 72.6-83.3 31 8.2 5.5-12.2 22 6.4 4.1-10.0 20 6.9 3.9-11.8 *** *** ***
Northwest 643 534 81.0 77.0-84.4 38 5.4 3.8- 7.7 40 7.1 5.0-10.0 29 6.0 4.0- 9.1 *** *** ***
Charlotte 645 507 76.0 71.9-79.7 69 10.9 8.4-14.0 42 7.7 5.5-10.6 24 5.1 3.3- 7.7 *** *** ***
Greensboro 463 371 78.5 73.9-82.5 41 9.0 6.4-12.5 32 7.9 5.5-11.4 18 4.3 2.6- 7.2 *** *** ***
Southern Regional 549 462 81.5 77.0-85.3 45 9.8 6.9-13.6 22 4.6 2.8- 7.5 17 3.5 2.0- 6.1 *** *** ***
Southeast 240 202 82.4 76.2-87.3 14 6.0 3.4-10.3 13 6.7 3.8-11.5 11 4.9 2.7- 9.0 *** *** ***
Wake 771 611 78.2 74.4-81.5 75 10.9 8.4-13.9 44 5.7 4.1- 7.9 35 4.4 3.0- 6.5 *** *** ***
Area L & Eastern 592 493 80.6 76.0-84.4 41 8.3 5.7-11.9 26 4.1 2.6- 6.4 29 6.5 4.3- 9.7 *** *** ***
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 521 430 81.4 76.9-85.3 37 6.1 4.2- 8.7 25 4.6 3.0- 7.0 28 7.7 5.0-11.7 *** *** ***
Region 2 496 398 78.9 74.2-82.9 34 6.5 4.4- 9.6 37 8.0 5.6-11.4 26 6.2 4.0- 9.6 *** *** ***
Region 3 600 471 76.5 72.3-80.2 65 11.1 8.5-14.4 42 7.8 5.6-10.7 19 4.3 2.6- 6.9 *** *** ***
Region 4 572 460 78.4 74.3-82.1 47 8.9 6.5-12.0 40 8.2 5.9-11.4 24 4.4 2.8- 6.7 *** *** ***
Region 5 544 456 82.7 78.5-86.2 48 9.4 6.9-12.7 20 4.4 2.6- 7.4 17 2.9 1.6- 5.1 *** *** ***
Region 6 506 389 77.5 72.7-81.6 58 11.9 8.8-15.9 31 6.3 4.0- 9.8 22 3.3 2.1- 5.1 *** *** ***

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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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