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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 8,095 6,276 75.3 74.0-76.5 1,819 24.7 23.5-26.0
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 213 171 76.4 68.3-83.0 42 23.6 17.0-31.7
Buncombe 198 158 78.8 71.8-84.5 40 21.2 15.5-28.2
Cabarrus 239 179 71.5 64.4-77.7 60 28.5 22.3-35.6
Catawba 199 157 75.0 66.0-82.3 42 25.0 17.7-34.0
Cumberland 237 182 76.2 69.6-81.8 55 23.8 18.2-30.4
Davidson 202 157 75.1 67.1-81.7 45 24.9 18.3-32.9
Durham 236 191 76.5 68.6-82.9 45 23.5 17.1-31.4
Forsyth 252 211 79.7 73.0-85.1 41 20.3 14.9-27.0
Gaston 174 139 77.8 70.0-84.0 35 22.2 16.0-30.0
Guilford 244 200 83.0 77.1-87.7 44 17.0 12.3-22.9
Iredell 256 205 75.1 68.3-80.9 51 24.9 19.1-31.7
Johnston 264 197 68.4 60.7-75.1 67 31.6 24.9-39.3
Mecklenburg 385 321 81.3 76.3-85.5 64 18.7 14.5-23.7
New Hanover 195 158 77.9 69.6-84.4 37 22.1 15.6-30.4
Onslow 208 156 72.4 64.9-78.8 52 27.6 21.2-35.1
Orange 262 215 79.6 73.0-84.9 47 20.4 15.1-27.0
Pitt 225 160 66.0 58.4-72.9 65 34.0 27.1-41.6
Randolph 198 152 77.2 70.0-83.0 46 22.8 17.0-30.0
Robeson 199 152 72.5 64.6-79.2 47 27.5 20.8-35.4
Rowan 222 168 72.0 64.7-78.3 54 28.0 21.7-35.3
Union 258 208 79.3 72.6-84.8 50 20.7 15.2-27.4
Wake 405 333 78.8 73.3-83.3 72 21.2 16.7-26.7
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 178 130 71.3 62.6-78.6 48 28.7 21.4-37.4
Northeast Partnership II 225 172 71.2 63.5-77.9 53 28.8 22.1-36.5
Northeast Partnership I 174 142 81.3 73.5-87.1 32 18.7 12.9-26.5
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 189 133 63.9 55.1-71.9 56 36.1 28.1-44.9
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 260 199 75.7 69.2-81.2 61 24.3 18.8-30.8
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 181 114 56.4 47.8-64.6 67 43.6 35.4-52.2
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 218 157 68.7 61.3-75.2 61 31.3 24.8-38.7
Chatham/Lee/Moore 236 185 73.8 66.1-80.3 51 26.2 19.7-33.9
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 276 200 71.3 64.7-77.2 76 28.7 22.8-35.3
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 188 149 75.7 67.8-82.1 39 24.3 17.9-32.2
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 195 148 76.2 68.6-82.5 47 23.8 17.5-31.4
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 226 172 75.6 68.5-81.5 54 24.4 18.5-31.5
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 278 205 70.1 62.8-76.6 73 29.9 23.4-37.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 466 359 72.5 67.0-77.4 107 27.5 22.6-33.0
No 7,629 5,917 75.4 74.1-76.7 1,712 24.6 23.3-25.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 2,595 1,945 71.9 69.6-74.0 650 28.1 26.0-30.4
Piedmont 4,668 3,694 77.2 75.6-78.8 974 22.8 21.2-24.4
Western NC 832 637 74.1 70.1-77.7 195 25.9 22.3-29.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 466 359 74.4 68.8-79.2 107 25.6 20.8-31.2
Northwest 1,571 1,232 75.4 72.6-78.0 339 24.6 22.0-27.4
Charlotte 1,228 968 77.9 74.8-80.8 260 22.1 19.2-25.2
Greensboro 1,117 897 79.8 76.7-82.6 220 20.2 17.4-23.3
Southern Regional 825 624 72.9 68.9-76.5 201 27.1 23.5-31.1
Coastal 371 271 68.7 62.7-74.1 100 31.3 25.9-37.3
Wake 1,202 934 75.4 71.9-78.6 268 24.6 21.4-28.1
Area L 281 221 73.2 66.2-79.3 60 26.8 20.7-33.8
Eastern 975 722 71.5 67.8-74.9 253 28.5 25.1-32.2

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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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