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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 1,864 1,366 71.0 68.1-73.7 498 29.0 26.3-31.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 50 34 74.3 59.4-85.2 16 25.7 14.8-40.6
Buncombe 33 23 70.8 49.4-85.7 10 29.2 14.3-50.6
Cabarrus 45 35 70.9 45.8-87.5 10 29.1 12.5-54.2
Catawba 47 36 69.9 48.7-85.1 11 30.1 14.9-51.3
Cumberland 54 40 66.6 44.1-83.4 14 33.4 16.6-55.9
Davidson 48 29 49.3 30.7-68.1 19 50.7 31.9-69.3
Durham 28 19 58.8 33.5-80.1 9 41.2 19.9-66.5
Forsyth 40 26 64.6 45.4-80.1 14 35.4 19.9-54.6
Gaston 56 41 71.5 55.7-83.4 15 28.5 16.6-44.3
Guilford 50 37 73.2 56.5-85.2 13 26.8 14.8-43.5
Iredell 46 33 72.2 55.8-84.2 13 27.8 15.8-44.2
Johnston 43 32 73.0 54.0-86.2 11 27.0 13.8-46.0
Mecklenburg 67 41 64.6 51.3-75.9 26 35.4 24.1-48.7
New Hanover 44 33 66.9 41.4-85.2 11 33.1 14.8-58.6
Onslow 44 34 81.2 67.1-90.2 10 18.8 9.8-32.9
Orange 32 23 66.9 46.6-82.4 9 33.1 17.6-53.4
Pitt 49 38 74.9 57.9-86.6 11 25.1 13.4-42.1
Randolph 38 23 61.0 42.8-76.5 15 39.0 23.5-57.2
Robeson 51 39 74.4 58.7-85.6 12 25.6 14.4-41.3
Rowan 68 50 71.9 58.0-82.6 18 28.1 17.4-42.0
Union 33 22 74.6 55.4-87.4 11 25.4 12.6-44.6
Wake 50 32 64.0 47.5-77.7 18 36.0 22.3-52.5
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 46 34 76.2 60.8-86.9 12 23.8 13.1-39.2
Northeast Partnership II*** 75 52 69.1 55.9-79.8 23 30.9 20.2-44.1
Northeast Partnership I*** 96 77 74.4 61.1-84.3 19 25.6 15.7-38.9
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 64 48 67.4 50.1-80.9 16 32.6 19.1-49.9
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 69 57 79.7 64.9-89.3 12 20.3 10.7-35.1
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 49 38 74.2 58.2-85.6 11 25.8 14.4-41.8
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 50 37 63.9 41.7-81.4 13 36.1 18.6-58.3
Chatham/Lee/Moore 62 48 79.6 66.9-88.2 14 20.4 11.8-33.1
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 86 63 65.3 52.3-76.4 23 34.7 23.6-47.7
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 62 46 70.5 55.4-82.2 16 29.5 17.8-44.6
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 48 35 67.2 49.6-81.0 13 32.8 19.0-50.4
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 72 56 76.7 63.4-86.2 16 23.3 13.8-36.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 69 55 84.6 73.2-91.8 14 15.4 8.2-26.8
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 184 136 71.3 62.7-78.5 48 28.7 21.5-37.3
No 1,680 1,230 70.9 67.9-73.8 450 29.1 26.2-32.1
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 690 529 74.3 69.5-78.5 161 25.7 21.5-30.5
Piedmont 981 690 67.5 63.5-71.3 291 32.5 28.7-36.5
Western NC 193 147 76.8 68.8-83.3 46 23.2 16.7-31.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 102 78 80.8 70.7-88.0 24 19.2 12.0-29.3
Northwest 374 269 67.5 60.6-73.7 105 32.5 26.3-39.4
Charlotte 264 185 70.0 62.9-76.3 79 30.0 23.7-37.1
Greensboro 235 162 68.5 59.8-76.1 73 31.5 23.9-40.2
Southern Regional 212 165 73.2 63.3-81.3 47 26.8 18.7-36.7
Coastal 93 72 73.9 59.6-84.4 21 26.1 15.6-40.4
Wake 207 145 63.6 54.2-72.0 62 36.4 28.0-45.8
Area L 111 88 79.9 70.5-86.9 23 20.1 13.1-29.5
Eastern 266 202 74.8 67.8-80.7 64 25.2 19.3-32.2

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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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