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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 1,843 189 10.6 8.9-12.6 1,654 89.4 87.4-91.1
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 53 4 7.4 2.7-18.6 49 92.6 81.4-97.3
Buncombe 32 6 29.3 13.5-52.5 26 70.7 47.5-86.5
Cabarrus 43 5 10.0 4.0-23.1 38 90.0 76.9-96.0
Catawba 55 6 11.5 5.1-23.9 49 88.5 76.1-94.9
Cumberland 39 7 19.2 8.7-37.2 32 80.8 62.8-91.3
Davidson 62 10 13.4 6.7-25.0 52 86.6 75.0-93.3
Durham 38 1 4.4 0.6-25.4 37 95.6 74.6-99.4
Forsyth 57 0 0.0 . - . 57 100 . - .
Gaston 53 9 13.7 6.4-26.9 44 86.3 73.1-93.6
Guilford 55 9 12.7 6.0-25.0 46 87.3 75.0-94.0
Iredell 37 1 3.3 0.5-20.2 36 96.7 79.8-99.5
Johnston 51 5 12.4 4.9-28.1 46 87.6 71.9-95.1
Mecklenburg 69 4 8.7 3.2-21.5 65 91.3 78.5-96.8
New Hanover 38 6 9.1 3.9-19.7 32 90.9 80.3-96.1
Onslow 46 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7 45 98.9 92.3-99.8
Orange 30 3 7.3 2.0-23.6 27 92.7 76.4-98.0
Pitt 40 4 7.2 2.4-19.8 36 92.8 80.2-97.6
Randolph 29 2 5.6 1.2-22.5 27 94.4 77.5-98.8
Robeson 63 12 21.4 11.0-37.3 51 78.6 62.7-89.0
Rowan 76 5 11.6 4.0-29.2 71 88.4 70.8-96.0
Union 33 4 15.4 5.6-35.8 29 84.6 64.2-94.4
Wake 56 3 4.6 1.3-15.1 53 95.4 84.9-98.7
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 39 1 6.4 0.9-33.4 38 93.6 66.6-99.1
Northeast Partnership II 71 5 9.9 3.8-23.8 66 90.1 76.2-96.2
Northeast Partnership I 102 14 13.2 6.9-23.9 88 86.8 76.1-93.1
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 51 6 9.2 3.7-20.9 45 90.8 79.1-96.3
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 73 11 15.8 8.0-29.0 62 84.2 71.0-92.0
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 49 8 23.0 10.5-43.0 41 77.0 57.0-89.5
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 53 5 10.8 4.2-24.8 48 89.2 75.2-95.8
Chatham/Lee/Moore 48 5 9.7 3.7-22.8 43 90.3 77.2-96.3
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 8 9.6 4.6-19.2 63 90.4 80.8-95.4
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 56 6 7.9 3.3-17.7 50 92.1 82.3-96.7
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 40 2 5.4 1.2-20.7 38 94.6 79.3-98.8
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 56 6 12.9 5.7-26.5 50 87.1 73.5-94.3
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 79 5 7.9 2.7-20.9 74 92.1 79.1-97.3
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 185 19 10.3 5.9-17.4 166 89.7 82.6-94.1
No 1,658 170 10.6 8.9-12.7 1,488 89.4 87.3-91.1
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 662 79 13.5 10.3-17.5 583 86.5 82.5-89.7
Piedmont 987 91 8.4 6.6-10.6 896 91.6 89.4-93.4
Western NC 194 19 12.1 7.3-19.3 175 87.9 80.7-92.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 111 11 13.1 6.8-24.0 100 86.9 76.0-93.2
Northwest 398 33 7.9 5.3-11.6 365 92.1 88.4-94.7
Charlotte 245 27 10.7 6.9-16.3 218 89.3 83.7-93.1
Greensboro 215 22 9.9 6.0-16.0 193 90.1 84.0-94.0
Southern Regional 201 29 14.3 9.4-21.3 172 85.7 78.7-90.6
Coastal 89 17 24.0 13.4-39.1 72 76.0 60.9-86.6
Wake 225 18 6.8 3.9-11.5 207 93.2 88.5-96.1
Area L 99 10 10.5 5.0-20.6 89 89.5 79.4-95.0
Eastern 260 22 9.1 5.5-14.8 238 90.9 85.2-94.5

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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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