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2006 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 1,852 428 22.4 20.1-25.0 1,424 77.6 75.0-79.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 50 13 27.7 14.2-47.0 37 72.3 53.0-85.8
Buncombe 32 8 30.7 14.5-53.8 24 69.3 46.2-85.5
Cabarrus 45 9 25.2 9.5-51.9 36 74.8 48.1-90.5
Catawba 47 8 18.9 8.8-35.9 39 81.1 64.1-91.2
Cumberland 52 15 30.9 17.6-48.4 37 69.1 51.6-82.4
Davidson 48 8 23.7 8.3-51.6 40 76.3 48.4-91.7
Durham 28 8 26.2 11.6-48.9 20 73.8 51.1-88.4
Forsyth 40 10 27.2 13.6-46.9 30 72.8 53.1-86.4
Gaston 55 12 26.2 14.5-42.6 43 73.8 57.4-85.5
Guilford 50 5 5.8 2.2-14.5 45 94.2 85.5-97.8
Iredell 45 14 36.9 22.3-54.3 31 63.1 45.7-77.7
Johnston 43 10 30.7 12.9-57.1 33 69.3 42.9-87.1
Mecklenburg 67 11 17.8 9.6-30.5 56 82.2 69.5-90.4
New Hanover 43 8 15.8 7.2-31.5 35 84.2 68.5-92.8
Onslow 44 11 22.0 11.7-37.4 33 78.0 62.6-88.3
Orange 32 7 20.8 9.3-40.4 25 79.2 59.6-90.7
Pitt 49 16 29.2 16.7-45.9 33 70.8 54.1-83.3
Randolph 38 14 31.9 18.1-49.7 24 68.1 50.3-81.9
Robeson 51 15 29.2 17.6-44.3 36 70.8 55.7-82.4
Rowan 68 13 18.9 10.7-31.4 55 81.1 68.6-89.3
Union 33 11 27.8 14.0-47.6 22 72.2 52.4-86.0
Wake 50 11 16.5 8.0-31.2 39 83.5 68.8-92.0
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 46 17 34.3 21.5-50.0 29 65.7 50.0-78.5
Northeast Partnership II*** 75 17 26.0 15.6-40.1 58 74.0 59.9-84.4
Northeast Partnership I*** 95 20 22.9 13.6-35.9 75 77.1 64.1-86.4
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 63 14 20.5 11.1-34.7 49 79.5 65.3-88.9
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 69 18 24.5 14.5-38.2 51 75.5 61.8-85.5
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 49 12 22.2 12.3-36.9 37 77.8 63.1-87.7
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 50 12 32.6 15.5-56.1 38 67.4 43.9-84.5
Chatham/Lee/Moore 61 18 31.0 18.7-46.7 43 69.0 53.3-81.3
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 86 15 21.8 13.3-33.7 71 78.2 66.3-86.7
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 62 16 23.3 13.3-37.6 46 76.7 62.4-86.7
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 48 5 10.9 4.4-24.7 43 89.1 75.3-95.6
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 71 14 17.6 9.5-30.4 57 82.4 69.6-90.5
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 67 13 13.7 7.1-24.9 54 86.3 75.1-92.9
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 183 42 25.5 18.3-34.2 141 74.5 65.8-81.7
No 1,669 386 22.2 19.7-24.8 1,283 77.8 75.2-80.3
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 687 174 25.7 21.8-30.0 513 74.3 70.0-78.2
Piedmont 976 216 21.7 18.4-25.4 760 78.3 74.6-81.6
Western NC 189 38 17.9 12.4-25.1 151 82.1 74.9-87.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 99 21 18.4 11.1-28.9 78 81.6 71.1-88.9
Northwest 372 78 22.5 17.2-28.8 294 77.5 71.2-82.8
Charlotte 263 55 21.5 15.8-28.6 208 78.5 71.4-84.2
Greensboro 234 48 16.5 10.8-24.3 186 83.5 75.7-89.2
Southern Regional 210 58 30.6 23.3-39.1 152 69.4 60.9-76.7
Coastal 92 22 23.4 14.8-35.1 70 76.6 64.9-85.2
Wake 205 52 23.9 17.1-32.4 153 76.1 67.6-82.9
Area L 111 23 20.4 13.0-30.7 88 79.6 69.3-87.0
Eastern 266 71 24.1 18.7-30.5 195 75.9 69.5-81.3

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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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