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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 40 27 68.4 49.4-82.7 13 31.6 17.3-50.6
Buncombe 40 23 52.9 35.8-69.4 17 47.1 30.6-64.2
Cabarrus 38 22 51.3 33.8-68.5 16 48.7 31.5-66.2
Catawba 38 20 51.6 33.3-69.5 18 48.4 30.5-66.7
Cumberland 56 41 78.5 65.9-87.3 15 21.5 12.7-34.1
Davidson 36 13 41.0 24.2-60.3 23 59.0 39.7-75.8
Durham 27 16 64.5 43.7-81.0 11 35.5 19.0-56.3
Forsyth 33 23 68.5 47.7-83.9 10 31.5 16.1-52.3
Gaston 51 28 63.0 47.6-76.2 23 37.0 23.8-52.4
Guilford 43 28 62.9 45.5-77.6 15 37.1 22.4-54.5
Iredell 45 30 68.6 52.6-81.1 15 31.4 18.9-47.4
Johnston 53 27 51.7 34.8-68.1 26 48.3 31.9-65.2
Mecklenburg 46 31 66.8 47.8-81.5 15 33.2 18.5-52.2
New Hanover 32 13 33.1 18.1-52.6 19 66.9 47.4-81.9
Onslow 37 20 57.7 39.4-74.2 17 42.3 25.8-60.6
Orange 31 20 59.0 38.3-76.9 11 41.0 23.1-61.7
Pitt 28 12 42.8 25.0-62.6 16 57.2 37.4-75.0
Randolph 30 23 80.3 60.7-91.5 7 19.7 8.5-39.3
Robeson 52 28 55.2 40.0-69.4 24 44.8 30.6-60.0
Rowan 46 25 55.6 39.1-71.0 21 44.4 29.0-60.9
Union 36 22 64.2 45.8-79.2 14 35.8 20.8-54.2
Wake 42 26 56.3 39.1-72.1 16 43.7 27.9-60.9
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 33 13 39.8 23.1-59.1 20 60.2 40.9-76.9
Northeast Partnership II 78 35 42.0 30.4-54.6 43 58.0 45.4-69.6
Northeast Partnership I 56 32 65.3 50.4-77.7 24 34.7 22.3-49.6
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 52 23 49.3 34.0-64.7 29 50.7 35.3-66.0
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 60 30 44.7 30.5-59.7 30 55.3 40.3-69.5
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 47 21 44.8 29.9-60.8 26 55.2 39.2-70.1
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 55 23 39.4 26.8-53.6 32 60.6 46.4-73.2
Chatham/Lee/Moore 38 19 47.0 29.9-64.9 19 53.0 35.1-70.1
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 32 49.2 36.3-62.3 39 50.8 37.7-63.7
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 35 14 49.1 31.5-66.9 21 50.9 33.1-68.5
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 31 18 61.1 41.4-77.7 13 38.9 22.3-58.6
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 45 17 34.3 20.9-50.8 28 65.7 49.2-79.1
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 74 38 42.9 28.8-58.2 36 57.1 41.8-71.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 143 70 50.4 41.1-59.7 73 49.6 40.3-58.9
No 1,412 763 53.8 50.4-57.1 649 46.2 42.9-49.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 598 301 50.3 45.3-55.2 297 49.7 44.8-54.7
Piedmont 786 442 57.9 53.6-62.2 344 42.1 37.8-46.4
Western NC 171 90 46.9 37.6-56.3 81 53.1 43.7-62.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 113 61 46.6 34.9-58.7 52 53.4 41.3-65.1
Northwest 269 145 55.2 47.9-62.2 124 44.8 37.8-52.1
Charlotte 217 120 58.5 50.4-66.2 97 41.5 33.8-49.6
Greensboro 170 108 62.2 52.3-71.1 62 37.8 28.9-47.7
Southern Regional 200 118 62.0 53.8-69.6 82 38.0 30.4-46.2
Coastal 72 32 41.1 29.1-54.2 40 58.9 45.8-70.9
Wake 198 100 51.8 43.0-60.6 98 48.2 39.4-57.0
Area L 85 39 52.0 39.5-64.2 46 48.0 35.8-60.5
Eastern 213 103 45.1 37.3-53.1 110 54.9 46.9-62.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Edgecombe, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

****Click here to learn about other NC Area Health Education Centers

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