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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 821 42 6.0 4.2- 8.5 779 94.0 91.5-95.8
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 30 1 6.2 0.9-33.0 29 93.8 67.0-99.1
Buncombe 20 3 13.8 4.1-37.9 17 86.2 62.1-95.9
Cabarrus 28 0 0.0 . - . 28 100 . - .
Catawba 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
Cumberland 35 6 18.8 7.7-39.3 29 81.2 60.7-92.3
Davidson 32 1 3.6 0.5-21.8 31 96.4 78.2-99.5
Durham 19 0 0.0 . - . 19 100 . - .
Forsyth 23 2 9.5 2.3-31.7 21 90.5 68.3-97.7
Gaston 17 0 0.0 . - . 17 100 . - .
Guilford 20 1 6.0 0.8-32.7 19 94.0 67.3-99.2
Iredell 23 1 5.0 0.7-28.4 22 95.0 71.6-99.3
Johnston 24 0 0.0 . - . 24 100 . - .
Mecklenburg 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
New Hanover 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
Onslow 32 2 2.5 0.6-10.0 30 97.5 90.0-99.4
Orange 16 2 12.5 3.1-39.2 14 87.5 60.8-96.9
Pitt 21 1 4.0 0.6-24.2 20 96.0 75.8-99.4
Randolph 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
Robeson 28 3 9.1 2.5-28.5 25 90.9 71.5-97.5
Rowan 28 2 8.5 2.1-28.4 26 91.5 71.6-97.9
Union 19 0 0.0 . - . 19 100 . - .
Wake 23 1 1.9 0.3-12.9 22 98.1 87.1-99.7
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 23 2 12.7 3.0-41.0 21 87.3 59.0-97.0
Northeast Partnership II 22 0 0.0 . - . 22 100 . - .
Northeast Partnership I 21 0 0.0 . - . 21 100 . - .
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 28 0 0.0 . - . 28 100 . - .
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 21 2 8.1 1.9-28.4 19 91.9 71.6-98.1
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 30 1 2.5 0.3-16.1 29 97.5 83.9-99.7
Chatham/Lee/Moore 19 0 0.0 . - . 19 100 . - .
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 28 1 4.9 0.7-27.7 27 95.1 72.3-99.3
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 29 2 14.6 3.3-46.1 27 85.4 53.9-96.7
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 19 1 6.4 0.9-34.0 18 93.6 66.0-99.1
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 27 3 9.3 2.7-27.5 24 90.7 72.5-97.3
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 28 4 14.0 5.0-33.6 24 86.0 66.4-95.0
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 50 0 0.0 . - . 50 100 . - .
No 771 42 6.3 4.4- 9.0 729 93.7 91.0-95.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 295 17 6.5 3.7-11.4 278 93.5 88.6-96.3
Piedmont 435 15 4.1 2.1- 7.6 420 95.9 92.4-97.9
Western NC 91 10 11.5 5.9-21.1 81 88.5 78.9-94.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 47 7 14.6 6.5-29.5 40 85.4 70.5-93.5
Northwest 180 11 8.9 4.4-17.0 169 91.1 83.0-95.6
Charlotte 99 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 98 99.3 95.0-99.9
Greensboro 100 4 4.8 1.4-15.0 96 95.2 85.0-98.6
Southern Regional 104 11 11.6 5.8-21.8 93 88.4 78.2-94.2
Coastal 37 1 1.8 0.2-12.0 36 98.2 88.0-99.8
Wake 106 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 104 98.7 94.6-99.7
Area L 31 0 0.0 . - . 31 100 . - .
Eastern 112 5 4.7 1.5-14.0 107 95.3 86.0-98.5

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*Asked only of respondents who reported smoking 100 cigarettes in entire lifetime and now smoke daily or occasionally.

^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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