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2005 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 1,824 455 26.4 23.9-29.0 1,369 73.6 71.0-76.1
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 53 8 17.2 8.3-32.5 45 82.8 67.5-91.7
Buncombe 32 7 32.1 15.8-54.3 25 67.9 45.7-84.2
Cabarrus 40 10 26.2 13.9-43.8 30 73.8 56.2-86.1
Catawba 56 15 31.0 18.3-47.5 41 69.0 52.5-81.7
Cumberland 39 16 38.8 23.8-56.1 23 61.2 43.9-76.2
Davidson 62 9 12.3 5.8-24.3 53 87.7 75.7-94.2
Durham 38 8 20.4 9.7-37.9 30 79.6 62.1-90.3
Forsyth 57 14 25.6 15.0-40.0 43 74.4 60.0-85.0
Gaston 53 16 25.0 14.7-39.3 37 75.0 60.7-85.3
Guilford 53 12 23.1 12.7-38.3 41 76.9 61.7-87.3
Iredell 37 9 25.0 12.5-43.8 28 75.0 56.2-87.5
Johnston 51 15 32.0 19.6-47.5 36 68.0 52.5-80.4
Mecklenburg 69 17 24.9 15.0-38.4 52 75.1 61.6-85.0
New Hanover 38 10 20.3 10.2-36.3 28 79.7 63.7-89.8
Onslow 44 9 16.4 8.2-30.2 35 83.6 69.8-91.8
Orange 30 3 13.8 4.0-38.3 27 86.2 61.7-96.0
Pitt 39 11 29.2 14.2-50.6 28 70.8 49.4-85.8
Randolph 28 4 14.3 5.1-34.1 24 85.7 65.9-94.9
Robeson 62 15 27.0 15.5-42.6 47 73.0 57.4-84.5
Rowan 76 14 24.7 13.8-40.3 62 75.3 59.7-86.2
Union 33 7 18.6 8.0-37.5 26 81.4 62.5-92.0
Wake 56 11 19.1 9.8-34.0 45 80.9 66.0-90.2
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 39 9 31.2 16.0-51.9 30 68.8 48.1-84.0
Northeast Partnership II 71 17 23.3 14.3-35.6 54 76.7 64.4-85.7
Northeast Partnership I 100 28 35.5 24.5-48.2 72 64.5 51.8-75.5
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 50 12 25.5 13.8-42.1 38 74.5 57.9-86.2
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 73 19 30.2 19.2-44.1 54 69.8 55.9-80.8
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 47 13 31.1 16.9-50.0 34 68.9 50.0-83.1
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 53 19 37.7 23.9-53.8 34 62.3 46.2-76.1
Chatham/Lee/Moore 48 14 29.7 17.9-45.1 34 70.3 54.9-82.1
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 16 23.6 14.1-36.8 55 76.4 63.2-85.9
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 56 17 33.3 19.6-50.5 39 66.7 49.5-80.4
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 40 12 26.1 14.2-43.1 28 73.9 56.9-85.8
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 54 22 43.2 29.3-58.2 32 56.8 41.8-70.7
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 76 17 16.1 8.5-28.3 59 83.9 71.7-91.5
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 183 48 30.7 23.0-39.6 135 69.3 60.4-77.0
No 1,641 407 26.0 23.4-28.8 1,234 74.0 71.2-76.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 653 172 29.4 25.1-34.1 481 70.6 65.9-74.9
Piedmont 981 234 25.5 22.2-29.2 747 74.5 70.8-77.8
Western NC 190 49 22.6 16.5-30.2 141 77.4 69.8-83.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 108 24 20.2 12.5-31.0 84 79.8 69.0-87.5
Northwest 398 96 26.8 21.6-32.9 302 73.2 67.1-78.4
Charlotte 242 68 28.3 22.1-35.6 174 71.7 64.4-77.9
Greensboro 212 40 21.8 15.4-30.0 172 78.2 70.0-84.6
Southern Regional 198 59 35.4 27.4-44.3 139 64.6 55.7-72.6
Coastal 87 23 25.7 15.9-38.9 64 74.3 61.1-84.1
Wake 224 62 25.7 19.2-33.4 162 74.3 66.6-80.8
Area L 98 22 21.9 13.6-33.2 76 78.1 66.8-86.4
Eastern 257 61 28.1 21.4-35.9 196 71.9 64.1-78.6

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.

*** 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.

****Learn about the NC Area Health Education Centers Program

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