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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 1,559 425 26.0 23.3-28.9 1,134 74.0 71.1-76.7
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 40 17 36.8 21.9-54.7 23 63.2 45.3-78.1
Buncombe 40 14 30.9 17.7-48.0 26 69.1 52.0-82.3
Cabarrus 38 10 26.5 13.7-44.9 28 73.5 55.1-86.3
Catawba 38 15 37.5 21.7-56.4 23 62.5 43.6-78.3
Cumberland 56 9 13.8 6.9-25.7 47 86.2 74.3-93.1
Davidson 36 9 19.0 9.3-34.9 27 81.0 65.1-90.7
Durham 27 5 27.3 11.3-52.5 22 72.7 47.5-88.7
Forsyth 33 8 17.5 8.1-33.8 25 82.5 66.2-91.9
Gaston 51 11 25.4 13.2-43.2 40 74.6 56.8-86.8
Guilford 43 7 13.0 5.9-26.3 36 87.0 73.7-94.1
Iredell 45 8 18.9 9.0-35.2 37 81.1 64.8-91.0
Johnston 53 15 28.0 15.9-44.4 38 72.0 55.6-84.1
Mecklenburg 46 17 38.7 23.0-57.2 29 61.3 42.8-77.0
New Hanover 32 6 18.8 6.8-42.3 26 81.2 57.7-93.2
Onslow 38 12 32.2 18.4-50.0 26 67.8 50.0-81.6
Orange 32 9 21.9 10.8-39.3 23 78.1 60.7-89.2
Pitt 28 14 41.3 24.2-60.8 14 58.7 39.2-75.8
Randolph 30 8 31.4 13.4-57.5 22 68.6 42.5-86.6
Robeson 52 14 23.4 13.3-37.9 38 76.6 62.1-86.7
Rowan 46 12 32.6 18.9-50.1 34 67.4 49.9-81.1
Union 36 10 33.7 17.9-54.3 26 66.3 45.7-82.1
Wake 42 9 20.7 10.6-36.5 33 79.3 63.5-89.4
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 33 7 20.9 9.6-39.6 26 79.1 60.4-90.4
Northeast Partnership II 78 20 20.8 12.9-31.9 58 79.2 68.1-87.1
Northeast Partnership I 56 21 36.7 23.2-52.6 35 63.3 47.4-76.8
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 52 10 21.3 10.6-38.3 42 78.7 61.7-89.4
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 61 14 22.6 12.7-37.1 47 77.4 62.9-87.3
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 47 16 31.8 19.4-47.5 31 68.2 52.5-80.6
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 55 17 28.3 17.5-42.2 38 71.7 57.8-82.5
Chatham/Lee/Moore 38 9 29.2 14.8-49.5 29 70.8 50.5-85.2
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 21 25.0 16.0-36.8 50 75.0 63.2-84.0
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 35 9 25.1 12.7-43.6 26 74.9 56.4-87.3
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 32 10 34.2 18.6-54.2 22 65.8 45.8-81.4
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 45 10 27.8 15.1-45.3 35 72.2 54.7-84.9
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 74 22 30.3 17.8-46.7 52 69.7 53.3-82.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 143 43 26.7 19.4-35.5 100 73.3 64.5-80.6
No 1,416 382 26.0 23.1-29.0 1,034 74.0 71.0-76.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 600 166 25.6 21.4-30.3 434 74.4 69.7-78.6
Piedmont 787 206 24.7 21.2-28.6 581 75.3 71.4-78.8
Western NC 172 53 30.8 22.6-40.5 119 69.2 59.5-77.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 113 36 31.0 20.8-43.6 77 69.0 56.4-79.2
Northwest 270 73 27.1 21.1-34.0 197 72.9 66.0-78.9
Charlotte 217 58 27.7 20.9-35.6 159 72.3 64.4-79.1
Greensboro 171 49 22.6 16.1-30.9 122 77.4 69.1-83.9
Southern Regional 200 46 18.5 13.5-24.9 154 81.5 75.1-86.5
Coastal 72 20 29.2 18.6-42.6 52 70.8 57.4-81.4
Wake 198 48 23.4 16.9-31.5 150 76.6 68.5-83.1
Area L 85 29 30.7 20.3-43.5 56 69.3 56.5-79.7
Eastern 215 61 26.7 20.3-34.3 154 73.3 65.7-79.7

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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.

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