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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,279 3,725 85.1 83.7-86.4 554 14.9 13.6-16.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 426 379 86.2 81.3-90.0 47 13.8 10.0-18.7
Region 3 369 324 87.2 82.5-90.8 45 12.8 9.2-17.5
Region 4 837 713 82.8 79.4-85.6 124 17.2 14.4-20.6
Region 5 622 547 86.9 83.5-89.7 75 13.1 10.3-16.5
Region 6 431 384 88.0 84.0-91.2 47 12.0 8.8-16.0
Region 7 690 597 86.7 83.4-89.4 93 13.3 10.6-16.6
Region 8 506 432 82.6 78.1-86.3 74 17.4 13.7-21.9
Region 9 & 10 398 349 86.2 81.4-89.8 49 13.8 10.2-18.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,407 1,215 83.9 81.3-86.3 192 16.1 13.7-18.7
Piedmont 2,318 2,020 86.0 84.3-87.6 298 14.0 12.4-15.7
Western NC 554 490 86.3 82.1-89.6 64 13.7 10.4-17.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 340 300 84.9 79.0-89.4 40 15.1 10.6-21.0
Northwest 650 569 86.2 82.7-89.1 81 13.8 10.9-17.3
Charlotte 650 555 82.9 79.2-86.1 95 17.1 13.9-20.8
Greensboro 469 411 86.7 82.6-89.9 58 13.3 10.1-17.4
Southern Regional 559 490 84.9 80.7-88.3 69 15.1 11.7-19.3
Southeast 240 206 83.4 77.1-88.2 34 16.6 11.8-22.9
Wake 771 672 88.1 85.3-90.5 99 11.9 9.5-14.7
Area L & Eastern 600 522 84.3 80.0-87.8 78 15.7 12.2-20.0
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 526 460 84.2 79.6-87.9 66 15.8 12.1-20.4
Region 2 502 440 86.3 82.2-89.6 62 13.7 10.4-17.8
Region 3 604 516 84.7 81.0-87.7 88 15.3 12.3-19.0
Region 4 576 506 86.2 82.5-89.2 70 13.8 10.8-17.5
Region 5 551 481 88.1 84.7-90.8 70 11.9 9.2-15.3
Region 6 508 450 91.4 88.4-93.6 58 8.6 6.4-11.6

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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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