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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,020 10,558 68.3 67.3-69.2 2,005 12.5 11.9-13.2 2,457 19.2 18.4-20.1
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 403 286 69.0 63.4-74.2 49 10.7 7.8-14.3 68 20.3 15.8-25.8
Buncombe 366 260 70.2 64.5-75.3 55 12.8 9.6-16.8 51 17.1 12.8-22.3
Cabarrus 429 313 69.4 64.0-74.4 46 10.4 7.6-14.0 70 20.2 15.8-25.3
Catawba 374 273 70.0 63.7-75.6 55 11.7 8.8-15.4 46 18.3 13.2-24.8
Cumberland 451 253 52.4 47.1-57.7 88 19.0 15.3-23.4 110 28.6 23.8-33.9
Davidson 383 262 69.7 64.1-74.7 54 12.5 9.4-16.4 67 17.8 13.8-22.7
Durham 409 281 63.8 57.8-69.3 40 8.8 6.1-12.5 88 27.4 22.2-33.4
Forsyth 447 338 74.8 69.8-79.2 53 11.2 8.3-14.8 56 14.0 10.6-18.4
Gaston 375 272 71.4 65.8-76.4 61 17.1 13.1-22.1 42 11.5 8.3-15.7
Guilford 425 309 72.3 67.2-76.8 61 13.4 10.3-17.3 55 14.3 10.8-18.8
Iredell 433 315 69.1 63.3-74.4 53 11.6 8.6-15.3 65 19.3 14.5-25.2
Johnston 482 341 69.1 63.8-74.0 54 10.5 7.4-14.5 87 20.4 16.3-25.2
Mecklenburg 641 457 67.6 63.2-71.7 84 13.0 10.3-16.2 100 19.5 15.9-23.5
New Hanover 373 246 63.6 57.7-69.2 59 15.3 11.6-19.8 68 21.1 16.3-26.9
Onslow 391 245 58.7 53.0-64.2 58 14.4 11.0-18.6 88 26.9 21.9-32.5
Orange 409 278 66.3 60.7-71.5 46 11.0 7.8-15.2 85 22.7 18.2-28.0
Pitt 380 242 61.9 56.0-67.4 52 12.0 9.0-16.0 86 26.1 21.1-31.9
Randolph 348 254 68.9 62.6-74.6 42 12.1 8.7-16.6 52 19.0 14.1-25.1
Robeson 375 239 61.1 55.2-66.7 62 15.6 11.9-20.3 74 23.3 18.5-28.9
Rowan 442 320 68.9 63.6-73.8 61 12.0 9.1-15.7 61 19.0 14.8-24.1
Union 435 308 68.2 62.7-73.3 74 17.5 13.7-22.2 53 14.2 10.6-18.8
Wake 593 405 67.7 63.2-72.0 79 11.7 9.2-14.7 109 20.6 16.9-24.9
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 363 251 68.3 62.5-73.7 51 12.6 9.4-16.6 61 19.1 14.5-24.7
Northeast Partnership II 481 363 72.6 67.7-77.1 60 12.0 9.1-15.7 58 15.4 11.7-19.9
Northeast Partnership I 400 281 63.3 56.4-69.7 51 12.8 9.4-17.1 68 23.9 17.7-31.4
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 368 254 67.4 61.4-72.9 63 15.8 12.0-20.5 51 16.9 12.5-22.3
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 470 329 66.3 60.8-71.4 45 7.9 5.6-11.1 96 25.8 21.0-31.3
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 417 273 63.8 58.3-69.0 70 15.7 12.1-20.0 74 20.5 16.2-25.7
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 410 309 74.6 69.5-79.1 52 11.1 8.3-14.7 49 14.3 10.7-19.0
Chatham/Lee/Moore 458 332 68.0 62.3-73.2 51 11.3 8.1-15.7 75 20.7 16.2-26.0
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 539 397 73.8 69.2-77.9 55 8.0 5.9-10.7 87 18.2 14.5-22.6
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 363 274 74.1 68.6-78.9 43 11.5 8.3-15.7 46 14.4 10.7-19.2
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 360 257 68.6 61.6-74.8 51 12.9 9.4-17.4 52 18.6 13.0-25.8
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 427 318 71.6 66.1-76.5 51 12.6 9.3-17.0 58 15.8 11.9-20.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 600 423 70.3 65.5-74.8 76 13.0 10.1-16.6 101 16.6 13.0-21.0
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 999 716 66.8 62.8-70.5 126 12.0 9.9-14.4 157 21.2 17.8-25.2
No 14,021 9,842 68.4 67.3-69.4 1,879 12.5 11.9-13.2 2,300 19.1 18.2-20.0
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 5,042 3,371 64.1 62.4-65.7 711 13.1 12.0-14.2 960 22.9 21.3-24.5
Piedmont 8,343 6,018 70.0 68.7-71.3 1,071 12.1 11.3-13.0 1,254 17.9 16.8-19.1
Western NC 1,635 1,169 70.2 67.3-73.0 223 12.9 11.1-15.0 243 16.8 14.5-19.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 945 667 70.1 66.2-73.7 128 13.0 10.7-15.9 150 16.9 13.9-20.3
Northwest 2,898 2,115 71.6 69.5-73.7 388 12.3 11.0-13.9 395 16.0 14.3-17.9
Charlotte 2,226 1,624 70.4 67.9-72.8 300 13.2 11.5-15.1 302 16.4 14.4-18.6
Greensboro 1,944 1,399 71.3 68.7-73.8 235 11.7 10.1-13.6 310 17.0 14.9-19.3
Southern Regional 1,575 1,025 61.3 58.2-64.3 238 14.2 12.2-16.4 312 24.6 21.8-27.6
Coastal 760 497 63.5 59.3-67.5 125 15.4 12.8-18.5 138 21.1 17.6-25.0
Wake 2,046 1,450 68.2 65.4-70.8 247 11.3 9.7-13.2 349 20.5 18.2-23.1
Area L 598 410 65.2 60.5-69.7 83 13.1 10.4-16.4 105 21.7 17.8-26.2
Eastern 1,894 1,301 67.7 65.0-70.3 254 11.9 10.4-13.6 339 20.4 18.0-22.9

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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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