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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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
Region 8 393 156 38.1 32.4-44.1 237 61.9 55.9-67.6
GENDER
Male 158 58 35.7 27.6-44.7 100 64.3 55.3-72.4
Female 235 98 40.0 32.4-48.2 137 60.0 51.8-67.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 246 107 40.7 33.7-48.1 139 59.3 51.9-66.3
Non-Hispanic Black 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 146 64 42.7 33.7-52.3 82 57.3 47.7-66.3
65+ 136 55 38.9 29.8-48.7 81 61.1 51.3-70.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 67 40.7 31.9-50.1 100 59.3 49.9-68.1
Some Post-H.S. 126 58 40.0 30.6-50.2 68 60.0 49.8-69.4
College Graduate 99 30 26.1 17.8-36.5 69 73.9 63.5-82.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 67 40.3 31.5-49.7 102 59.7 50.3-68.5
$50,000+ 131 48 36.0 26.9-46.3 83 64.0 53.7-73.1
Don't know/Not Sure 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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