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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,785 143 12.8 10.5-15.6 603 37.6 34.7-40.6 487 24.1 21.8-26.6 552 25.4 23.1-27.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 47 5 13.1 5.1-29.7 13 35.4 20.0-54.6 10 18.9 9.7-33.5 19 32.7 20.1-48.4
Buncombe 32 3 16.3 4.9-42.3 9 35.2 18.1-57.2 7 22.5 10.2-42.7 13 26.0 14.0-43.2
Cabarrus 41 3 22.7 6.5-55.2 16 38.9 21.0-60.5 14 25.0 13.0-42.5 8 13.4 6.1-26.9
Catawba 46 4 11.7 4.4-27.5 18 43.1 28.0-59.6 10 19.6 9.8-35.4 14 25.6 14.9-40.2
Cumberland 51 4 20.3 5.9-50.6 18 31.8 18.3-49.2 18 32.8 19.0-50.5 11 15.1 7.5-28.0
Davidson 44 2 15.7 2.8-55.0 14 32.9 17.5-53.2 14 25.7 13.8-42.9 14 25.7 13.3-43.9
Durham 27 1 4.7 0.6-27.2 7 44.7 22.4-69.4 8 22.4 9.2-45.2 11 28.2 13.9-48.8
Forsyth 39 6 27.8 12.9-49.8 9 24.5 10.9-46.1 14 28.8 16.2-45.8 10 19.0 9.7-33.9
Gaston 56 0 0.0 . - . 20 52.6 37.6-67.2 14 20.2 11.5-33.1 22 27.2 16.9-40.7
Guilford 48 4 11.8 4.3-28.3 13 32.6 18.9-50.2 12 25.9 13.5-44.1 19 29.7 18.1-44.6
Iredell 45 4 7.6 2.8-19.0 15 43.5 28.1-60.2 13 30.3 17.3-47.6 13 18.6 10.4-31.1
Johnston 41 3 9.6 3.0-26.6 18 44.3 26.3-63.9 9 29.4 12.0-55.9 11 16.8 8.2-31.3
Mecklenburg 66 9 13.2 6.7-24.5 24 42.5 29.6-56.5 12 17.2 9.2-29.9 21 27.1 17.5-39.3
New Hanover 42 2 20.7 5.0-56.6 13 30.0 16.1-48.9 9 16.0 7.6-30.7 18 33.3 18.7-51.8
Onslow 44 3 6.5 2.0-19.3 15 41.9 26.1-59.5 12 26.2 14.6-42.4 14 25.4 14.6-40.5
Orange 32 2 9.0 2.1-31.2 12 40.7 23.7-60.1 9 26.4 13.3-45.6 9 24.0 12.1-41.9
Pitt 44 3 6.6 2.0-20.2 20 53.8 37.0-69.7 14 22.4 12.4-37.1 7 17.2 7.8-33.7
Randolph 36 2 6.8 1.5-25.5 11 31.1 16.9-50.1 10 28.3 14.9-47.0 13 33.8 18.2-53.9
Robeson 50 4 10.7 3.7-26.9 13 28.4 16.6-44.2 16 32.0 19.6-47.6 17 29.0 17.7-43.6
Rowan 65 4 7.7 2.8-19.4 21 34.1 21.8-49.0 18 28.4 17.3-43.0 22 29.8 19.1-43.3
Union 32 1 3.1 0.4-19.3 11 55.3 34.1-74.8 12 22.6 11.2-40.3 8 19.0 8.4-37.4
Wake 50 5 14.0 5.5-31.4 20 45.5 30.0-61.8 11 19.7 10.3-34.5 14 20.8 11.8-34.0
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 45 3 4.9 1.5-14.6 18 42.6 28.0-58.5 13 29.1 16.7-45.5 11 23.5 12.8-39.0
Northeast Partnership II*** 73 7 9.3 4.2-19.5 25 38.5 26.3-52.2 25 29.8 19.8-42.3 16 22.4 13.2-35.2
Northeast Partnership I*** 89 9 16.7 7.9-31.9 31 35.9 25.5-47.8 25 26.1 17.2-37.4 24 21.3 14.0-31.1
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 60 9 25.9 12.6-45.7 16 27.9 16.2-43.6 14 16.6 9.0-28.6 21 29.6 18.3-44.3
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 64 5 10.4 4.0-24.7 22 37.4 24.5-52.3 18 28.2 17.4-42.4 19 23.9 14.0-37.7
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 46 3 8.7 2.8-24.4 17 43.4 28.4-59.7 12 19.6 10.8-33.0 14 28.3 16.7-43.8
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 48 8 34.6 15.8-59.9 16 34.0 19.4-52.3 13 17.9 9.1-32.2 11 13.6 6.8-25.2
Chatham/Lee/Moore 59 2 4.8 1.0-20.1 16 29.0 17.5-44.0 25 42.9 29.0-58.0 16 23.3 13.8-36.7
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 85 5 9.3 3.3-23.6 27 35.4 24.4-48.2 24 25.2 16.1-37.2 29 30.1 20.3-42.0
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 57 5 11.1 3.8-28.2 21 45.1 30.6-60.5 11 16.4 8.8-28.7 20 27.3 17.1-40.7
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 45 5 21.6 9.3-42.3 19 39.8 25.2-56.6 6 9.6 4.1-21.0 15 29.0 16.7-45.4
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 69 5 11.2 4.0-27.6 26 43.5 30.4-57.5 16 19.3 11.3-30.9 22 26.0 16.3-38.7
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 67 3 5.8 1.5-20.3 19 25.2 15.1-38.9 19 31.3 19.6-46.0 26 37.8 25.5-51.8
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 175 17 12.3 7.1-20.5 61 38.1 30.1-46.8 53 26.5 20.0-34.2 44 23.0 16.8-30.7
No 1,610 126 12.9 10.4-15.8 542 37.6 34.5-40.8 434 23.9 21.5-26.6 508 25.6 23.2-28.2
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 659 52 11.4 7.9-16.1 232 38.5 34.0-43.3 190 26.6 22.8-30.9 185 23.5 19.9-27.4
Piedmont 944 79 14.2 10.9-18.2 310 37.9 33.9-42.2 257 23.1 20.0-26.5 298 24.8 21.8-28.1
Western NC 182 12 10.6 5.7-18.9 61 34.5 26.6-43.3 40 22.7 16.2-30.9 69 32.2 25.0-40.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 99 6 8.8 3.5-20.1 28 28.0 18.7-39.6 26 28.8 19.3-40.7 39 34.4 24.7-45.7
Northwest 353 27 13.9 8.8-21.3 122 38.1 31.6-45.1 90 22.1 17.5-27.5 114 25.9 21.0-31.5
Charlotte 258 19 11.6 6.9-18.8 93 43.6 36.2-51.3 65 19.6 14.7-25.6 81 25.2 19.8-31.6
Greensboro 227 19 14.2 8.0-23.8 67 32.6 25.0-41.3 63 25.9 19.1-34.0 78 27.3 21.1-34.6
Southern Regional 203 12 10.4 4.5-22.3 68 36.9 28.8-45.9 63 27.6 20.8-35.7 60 25.0 18.4-33.0
Coastal 88 4 11.6 3.8-30.6 30 38.2 26.5-51.4 23 22.8 14.3-34.3 31 27.4 18.5-38.5
Wake 196 22 18.0 11.1-27.6 70 40.5 31.6-50.2 47 20.8 14.5-28.9 57 20.7 15.1-27.7
Area L 106 10 12.7 6.3-23.7 35 35.2 25.3-46.4 32 26.8 18.6-37.0 29 25.4 17.3-35.6
Eastern 255 24 11.1 6.9-17.4 90 39.0 32.1-46.4 78 28.6 22.5-35.5 63 21.4 16.3-27.5

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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.

**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.

***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.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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