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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 1,556 1,106 72.0 69.1-74.7 450 28.0 25.3-30.9
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 40 27 70.4 52.7-83.6 13 29.6 16.4-47.3
Buncombe 40 30 81.9 67.4-90.8 10 18.1 9.2-32.6
Cabarrus 38 27 58.1 39.0-75.0 11 41.9 25.0-61.0
Catawba 38 23 56.3 37.5-73.5 15 43.7 26.5-62.5
Cumberland 56 45 82.0 69.3-90.2 11 18.0 9.8-30.7
Davidson 36 23 66.1 47.6-80.7 13 33.9 19.3-52.4
Durham 27 19 73.8 52.2-87.9 8 26.2 12.1-47.8
Forsyth 33 23 76.8 57.7-88.9 10 23.2 11.1-42.3
Gaston 51 40 76.3 58.5-88.0 11 23.7 12.0-41.5
Guilford 43 33 79.0 63.6-89.0 10 21.0 11.0-36.4
Iredell 45 37 84.1 68.8-92.7 8 15.9 7.3-31.2
Johnston 52 34 68.8 52.4-81.5 18 31.2 18.5-47.6
Mecklenburg 46 27 64.1 47.5-77.9 19 35.9 22.1-52.5
New Hanover 32 20 63.9 43.6-80.2 12 36.1 19.8-56.4
Onslow 38 27 70.0 51.7-83.6 11 30.0 16.4-48.3
Orange 32 21 73.3 55.3-85.9 11 26.7 14.1-44.7
Pitt 28 14 52.8 33.4-71.4 14 47.2 28.6-66.6
Randolph 30 24 69.5 41.7-87.9 6 30.5 12.1-58.3
Robeson 52 36 67.0 51.3-79.7 16 33.0 20.3-48.7
Rowan 46 31 66.3 49.2-80.0 15 33.7 20.0-50.8
Union 36 25 70.6 52.0-84.1 11 29.4 15.9-48.0
Wake 42 23 56.9 40.1-72.2 19 43.1 27.8-59.9
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 33 29 87.8 71.1-95.5 4 12.2 4.5-28.9
Northeast Partnership II 78 59 79.0 68.1-86.9 19 21.0 13.1-31.9
Northeast Partnership I 56 36 59.7 43.4-74.1 20 40.3 25.9-56.6
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 52 38 76.4 61.9-86.7 14 23.6 13.3-38.1
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 61 44 67.6 52.0-80.0 17 32.4 20.0-48.0
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 46 37 83.5 69.6-91.9 9 16.5 8.1-30.4
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 54 37 69.5 55.1-80.9 17 30.5 19.1-44.9
Chatham/Lee/Moore 38 29 76.2 56.7-88.7 9 23.8 11.3-43.3
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 52 74.7 62.0-84.2 19 25.3 15.8-38.0
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 35 27 73.1 53.2-86.7 8 26.9 13.3-46.8
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 32 23 74.2 54.8-87.2 9 25.8 12.8-45.2
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 45 33 76.2 60.8-86.9 12 23.8 13.1-39.2
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 74 53 70.2 54.0-82.5 21 29.8 17.5-46.0
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 143 101 70.5 61.3-78.3 42 29.5 21.7-38.7
No 1,413 1,005 72.1 69.1-75.0 408 27.9 25.0-30.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 598 432 74.2 69.9-78.1 166 25.8 21.9-30.1
Piedmont 786 547 69.2 65.0-73.1 239 30.8 26.9-35.0
Western NC 172 127 75.9 66.7-83.3 45 24.1 16.7-33.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 113 82 73.1 60.6-82.7 31 26.9 17.3-39.4
Northwest 270 190 72.2 65.4-78.1 80 27.8 21.9-34.6
Charlotte 217 149 66.3 58.1-73.6 68 33.7 26.4-41.9
Greensboro 171 126 76.2 67.3-83.2 45 23.8 16.8-32.7
Southern Regional 199 153 79.6 72.9-85.0 46 20.4 15.0-27.1
Coastal 72 49 67.0 53.2-78.3 23 33.0 21.7-46.8
Wake 196 129 65.9 57.0-73.8 67 34.1 26.2-43.0
Area L 85 62 77.5 66.8-85.5 23 22.5 14.5-33.2
Eastern 215 153 70.7 62.9-77.5 62 29.3 22.5-37.1

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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.

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