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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,317 2,547 45.8 44.0-47.5 917 16.1 14.9-17.5 1,146 24.0 22.4-25.6 180 3.4 2.9- 4.1 527 10.7 9.6-11.9
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 137 63 44.2 35.1-53.8 18 12.5 7.6-19.9 39 32.0 23.5-41.9 7 4.0 1.7- 8.9 10 7.2 3.6-14.2
Buncombe 133 48 36.9 27.8-47.0 18 10.0 5.9-16.4 48 38.8 29.5-48.9 6 4.8 1.9-11.6 13 9.5 5.1-17.0
Cabarrus 127 68 45.9 35.4-56.8 24 19.8 12.3-30.3 25 28.8 18.8-41.5 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4 7 4.2 1.9- 9.0
Catawba 118 57 43.5 33.5-54.1 19 13.6 8.1-21.8 22 27.0 17.7-38.9 3 1.7 0.5- 5.9 17 14.1 8.4-22.8
Cumberland 214 78 33.0 26.3-40.5 54 22.8 17.1-29.7 53 25.6 19.1-33.4 3 1.3 0.4- 3.9 26 17.3 11.3-25.6
Davidson 122 69 54.2 43.1-64.9 17 14.9 8.6-24.5 22 20.6 12.2-32.6 4 2.3 0.8- 6.8 10 8.1 4.1-15.1
Durham 203 85 37.3 29.3-46.1 32 12.1 8.0-17.8 61 38.8 29.8-48.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0 22 10.3 6.5-16.0
Forsyth 125 71 58.6 48.4-68.2 17 11.3 6.7-18.3 19 16.5 10.3-25.3 3 2.9 0.8-10.2 15 10.7 6.2-17.9
Gaston 137 69 44.7 34.3-55.6 17 11.9 6.5-20.7 31 28.4 17.8-42.0 4 2.7 0.8- 8.5 16 12.3 7.1-20.4
Guilford 137 76 56.0 45.6-65.8 18 11.1 6.1-19.3 26 21.2 13.8-31.2 4 2.4 0.9- 6.7 13 9.3 5.0-16.8
Iredell 111 68 57.0 45.5-67.9 19 15.6 9.4-24.6 13 15.9 8.5-27.8 2 2.2 0.5- 8.9 9 9.3 4.5-18.2
Johnston 122 66 54.1 42.7-65.1 26 21.3 14.0-31.1 18 15.2 8.1-26.7 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 9 8.2 3.8-16.7
Mecklenburg 316 195 60.2 53.7-66.2 43 12.7 9.1-17.5 43 14.5 10.3-20.0 15 5.9 3.5- 9.7 20 6.7 4.1-10.8
New Hanover 128 61 40.3 31.0-50.4 19 16.1 9.6-25.6 29 22.9 15.5-32.6 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5 16 18.5 11.0-29.5
Onslow 184 63 33.5 26.2-41.7 53 31.3 23.8-39.9 37 19.3 13.7-26.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 30 15.7 10.3-23.1
Orange 159 65 40.4 31.8-49.7 34 20.0 13.9-28.0 41 28.3 20.1-38.2 7 3.8 1.7- 8.5 12 7.4 4.1-13.1
Pitt 137 57 36.6 27.8-46.4 25 19.5 12.9-28.3 35 30.5 21.6-41.1 6 3.8 1.6- 8.6 14 9.6 5.4-16.7
Randolph 125 57 46.3 36.2-56.7 22 18.1 11.2-27.9 28 19.6 13.2-28.1 7 5.8 2.5-12.9 11 10.3 5.2-19.3
Robeson 150 65 36.2 27.5-46.0 27 19.2 12.7-28.0 37 24.4 17.0-33.8 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 19 19.1 10.3-32.7
Rowan 126 61 48.9 38.0-59.9 17 11.1 6.4-18.4 32 27.0 17.8-38.8 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8 14 10.7 6.0-18.5
Union 111 72 61.3 50.3-71.3 17 15.4 9.3-24.6 12 12.2 6.3-22.3 3 2.7 0.7- 9.1 7 8.4 3.8-17.5
Wake 311 156 44.5 37.9-51.4 42 15.1 10.3-21.7 69 27.1 20.9-34.3 14 4.5 2.5- 7.9 30 8.7 5.5-13.7
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 138 54 42.1 32.4-52.4 37 27.0 19.1-36.6 23 14.1 8.7-21.8 7 4.7 2.1-10.2 17 12.2 7.1-20.1
Northeast Partnership II 141 64 41.5 32.5-51.1 16 11.5 6.7-19.0 42 30.9 22.7-40.5 6 4.3 1.8- 9.9 13 11.8 6.5-20.6
Northeast Partnership I 154 69 45.1 34.9-55.7 35 21.1 14.1-30.4 27 19.8 10.9-33.4 5 2.8 1.0- 7.8 18 11.1 6.5-18.4
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 125 62 47.1 36.2-58.4 20 15.5 9.3-24.9 24 20.2 12.8-30.5 5 2.5 0.9- 6.4 14 14.7 7.4-27.0
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 171 90 50.3 41.4-59.3 28 14.6 9.3-22.0 41 27.1 19.4-36.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 11 7.5 3.7-14.6
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 127 56 44.1 34.7-53.8 23 20.4 13.4-29.7 32 22.2 15.4-30.8 8 5.7 2.7-12.0 8 7.6 3.8-14.8
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 133 56 33.9 25.6-43.3 25 20.4 13.4-29.7 34 31.6 22.3-42.6 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 15 12.2 5.9-23.5
Chatham/Lee/Moore 141 64 42.0 32.4-52.2 29 17.5 11.5-25.7 31 25.0 16.7-35.6 6 3.4 1.4- 8.2 11 12.1 6.2-22.2
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 220 104 49.3 41.0-57.6 42 14.3 10.1-19.8 45 22.1 15.3-30.8 7 4.6 2.2- 9.7 22 9.7 5.9-15.6
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 119 60 47.8 37.2-58.6 20 14.1 8.7-21.8 25 22.7 14.8-33.3 6 5.4 2.4-11.7 8 10.0 4.4-21.3
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 107 48 39.4 28.6-51.3 19 16.3 9.7-26.0 21 28.0 16.7-43.1 8 5.7 2.6-12.1 11 10.6 4.8-21.7
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 123 58 41.2 31.4-51.8 12 11.3 5.6-21.6 26 21.2 13.3-31.9 10 9.1 4.6-17.2 17 17.2 9.8-28.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 185 92 45.6 36.5-55.0 33 19.9 12.8-29.5 35 22.0 14.7-31.7 3 1.7 0.4- 6.7 22 10.7 6.5-17.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 342 153 43.1 36.7-49.7 63 18.7 13.9-24.6 76 23.0 17.6-29.6 13 3.8 2.0- 7.1 37 11.3 7.8-16.2
No 4,975 2,394 45.9 44.1-47.7 854 16.0 14.7-17.4 1,070 24.0 22.4-25.8 167 3.4 2.8- 4.1 490 10.7 9.5-11.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,855 806 42.1 39.3-44.9 375 19.9 17.7-22.2 422 23.5 21.0-26.1 51 2.4 1.8- 3.3 201 12.2 10.3-14.3
Piedmont 2,953 1,515 48.6 46.2-51.0 464 14.4 12.8-16.2 603 23.6 21.5-25.9 103 3.6 2.9- 4.6 268 9.7 8.3-11.3
Western NC 509 226 41.9 36.6-47.4 78 14.8 11.1-19.5 121 26.8 21.9-32.4 26 5.0 3.1- 7.8 58 11.5 8.4-15.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 318 140 42.4 35.7-49.4 51 16.2 11.3-22.7 83 28.3 22.2-35.2 9 2.9 1.3- 6.2 35 10.3 7.0-14.9
Northwest 860 449 49.7 45.4-54.1 125 12.6 10.2-15.4 162 22.5 18.8-26.7 33 4.4 2.9- 6.7 91 10.7 8.3-13.8
Charlotte 798 470 55.7 51.3-60.0 113 13.5 10.7-16.8 124 17.4 14.1-21.3 30 4.6 3.1- 6.7 61 8.9 6.5-12.1
Greensboro 664 301 45.7 40.6-51.0 111 14.6 11.5-18.4 168 26.6 22.2-31.6 30 3.7 2.4- 5.7 54 9.3 6.5-13.1
Southern Regional 661 271 38.8 34.2-43.6 149 21.3 17.7-25.5 156 24.0 20.0-28.6 13 1.7 1.0- 3.0 72 14.2 10.6-18.7
Coastal 259 125 45.5 38.6-52.7 40 17.9 12.8-24.4 61 22.2 16.9-28.5 10 3.7 1.9- 7.1 23 10.7 6.9-16.3
Wake 842 399 43.3 38.9-47.8 143 15.9 12.7-19.7 188 27.1 23.0-31.7 25 3.1 2.0- 5.0 87 10.5 8.0-13.8
Area L 208 101 45.3 36.7-54.2 32 13.2 8.7-19.5 47 29.2 21.0-39.0 9 3.0 1.4- 6.4 19 9.3 5.2-16.0
Eastern 707 291 41.2 36.7-45.8 153 21.5 18.1-25.4 157 22.3 18.5-26.5 21 2.9 1.8- 4.6 85 12.1 9.4-15.5

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*This question was asked only of respondents (<65 yrs.) who reported having ever been tested for HIV.

^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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