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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,834 291 15.2 13.2-17.4 1,072 56.1 53.2-59.1 217 11.9 10.0-14.0 196 12.9 10.8-15.3 58 4.0 2.8- 5.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 50 5 8.5 3.4-19.7 31 55.6 38.5-71.4 4 12.0 4.2-29.5 8 13.4 6.0-27.5 2 10.6 2.1-39.7
Buncombe 31 7 24.7 10.4-48.0 18 58.4 37.3-76.8 4 13.1 4.1-34.5 2 3.8 0.9-15.2 0 0.0 . - .
Cabarrus 45 9 26.9 10.7-53.0 23 44.9 26.4-64.9 6 12.4 4.8-28.4 6 14.9 4.7-38.6 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
Catawba 47 9 19.6 9.5-36.1 25 57.9 40.8-73.2 6 8.6 3.6-19.0 4 8.6 3.0-22.2 3 5.3 1.5-16.6
Cumberland 53 10 21.3 10.8-37.8 35 57.4 37.7-75.0 5 17.6 4.6-48.8 3 3.7 1.0-12.6 0 0.0 . - .
Davidson 48 7 25.1 9.2-52.5 29 48.8 30.3-67.6 8 16.5 7.2-33.5 3 7.9 2.3-24.0 1 1.8 0.2-11.8
Durham 28 6 24.7 10.3-48.3 15 48.0 26.3-70.4 5 23.3 6.7-56.5 2 4.0 1.0-15.5 0 0.0 . - .
Forsyth 40 7 14.1 6.2-28.9 21 38.4 23.6-55.7 3 10.9 3.1-31.9 9 36.5 19.7-57.4 0 0.0 . - .
Gaston 54 9 17.2 8.4-32.0 35 60.0 43.8-74.3 4 8.1 2.4-23.5 4 10.3 3.4-27.2 2 4.5 1.0-17.3
Guilford 48 8 15.7 7.2-30.7 26 57.7 41.0-72.8 6 7.8 3.3-17.7 6 13.9 5.4-31.6 2 4.8 0.9-21.1
Iredell 46 7 13.9 6.3-28.0 24 56.3 40.2-71.1 10 20.1 10.4-35.4 5 9.7 3.5-24.0 0 0.0 . - .
Johnston 42 7 13.7 5.7-29.6 25 62.2 42.9-78.2 7 17.2 7.5-34.6 2 4.5 1.1-17.3 1 2.4 0.3-15.5
Mecklenburg 67 14 18.1 10.2-29.8 29 47.8 34.7-61.1 14 16.7 9.6-27.4 7 9.5 4.4-19.4 3 8.0 2.3-24.0
New Hanover 44 5 8.3 3.2-19.9 31 74.9 57.9-86.6 4 8.9 3.0-23.4 4 7.9 2.7-21.1 0 0.0 . - .
Onslow 44 9 17.9 9.0-32.7 26 65.0 48.8-78.3 6 12.0 5.1-25.6 2 3.8 0.9-14.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3
Orange 32 12 33.0 18.5-51.8 12 37.2 21.0-56.9 4 18.4 7.2-39.7 3 8.8 2.6-25.9 1 2.5 0.3-16.1
Pitt 49 7 12.0 5.2-25.1 31 65.6 49.4-78.8 5 12.0 4.4-28.5 4 6.7 2.3-18.0 2 3.8 0.9-15.4
Randolph 35 7 20.1 8.9-39.3 19 54.5 36.4-71.5 5 13.9 5.3-31.8 4 11.5 4.1-28.0 0 0.0 . - .
Robeson 50 2 7.4 1.9-25.0 35 69.9 54.0-82.1 7 9.6 4.3-20.2 3 8.1 2.3-24.5 3 5.0 1.5-15.3
Rowan 68 12 15.4 8.4-26.5 39 56.5 42.5-69.5 4 4.5 1.6-12.1 10 19.9 10.0-35.6 3 3.7 1.1-11.8
Union 32 1 3.3 0.5-20.7 20 65.4 41.0-83.8 2 2.8 0.7-11.4 8 25.7 9.6-53.1 1 2.7 0.4-17.2
Wake 47 5 13.3 5.5-28.7 33 62.6 45.4-77.2 3 9.8 3.0-27.4 4 9.6 2.8-28.2 2 4.6 1.1-16.9
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 46 12 22.4 12.3-37.2 21 42.8 28.5-58.4 5 14.1 5.7-31.0 5 13.0 5.4-28.2 3 7.7 2.1-24.3
Northeast Partnership II*** 74 10 10.5 5.3-19.7 44 66.7 54.4-77.0 8 7.8 3.6-15.9 7 10.4 4.8-21.2 5 4.6 1.9-11.1
Northeast Partnership I*** 93 14 15.5 9.0-25.6 58 55.2 43.1-66.8 10 11.4 5.8-21.3 7 7.4 3.4-15.4 4 10.4 3.5-26.9
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 63 9 12.9 5.8-26.0 39 54.6 38.7-69.6 8 12.9 5.3-27.9 5 16.1 5.8-37.1 2 3.6 0.7-17.1
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 67 9 12.2 5.3-25.6 39 54.4 40.2-67.9 9 13.5 6.5-25.8 9 17.3 8.8-31.2 1 2.6 0.4-16.5
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 48 8 16.7 7.9-31.9 28 62.0 46.4-75.5 6 9.1 3.8-20.0 4 7.9 2.8-20.1 2 4.3 0.9-19.0
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 48 8 11.2 5.1-22.9 26 45.5 28.1-64.1 7 16.6 7.4-32.9 7 26.7 9.9-54.8 0 0.0 . - .
Chatham/Lee/Moore 62 9 12.6 5.8-25.4 36 57.3 42.4-70.9 5 13.7 5.0-32.2 10 13.1 6.8-23.9 2 3.3 0.8-12.5
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 84 10 11.0 5.3-21.4 56 68.4 56.0-78.6 6 5.9 2.5-13.1 9 11.2 5.3-22.0 3 3.5 1.0-11.8
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 61 14 20.8 12.0-33.7 31 51.0 36.6-65.3 9 11.4 5.6-21.8 5 10.9 3.7-28.1 2 5.9 1.4-22.0
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 48 6 14.6 5.7-32.5 28 51.4 35.3-67.2 5 9.1 3.6-21.3 6 15.0 5.8-33.5 3 9.8 3.0-27.6
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 71 9 6.8 3.3-13.4 40 59.4 45.7-71.7 10 12.2 6.1-23.0 9 14.4 7.0-27.2 3 7.3 2.0-23.0
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 69 8 13.7 6.3-27.1 44 56.7 42.6-69.8 7 10.8 4.8-22.8 10 18.9 9.8-33.3 0 0.0 . - .
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 180 27 14.0 9.4-20.3 107 58.5 50.0-66.5 21 11.3 7.0-17.5 15 9.2 5.4-15.3 10 7.1 3.2-14.9
No 1,654 264 15.3 13.2-17.6 965 55.9 52.8-59.0 196 11.9 10.0-14.2 181 13.2 11.0-15.8 48 3.7 2.6- 5.2
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 679 104 14.7 11.8-18.2 420 60.7 55.9-65.2 78 12.0 8.9-16.2 55 9.4 7.0-12.6 22 3.1 1.9- 5.2
Piedmont 966 157 15.4 12.7-18.5 544 54.2 50.0-58.3 116 11.6 9.3-14.4 117 14.1 11.2-17.7 32 4.7 3.1- 7.2
Western NC 189 30 15.5 10.2-22.8 108 53.3 44.7-61.7 23 12.5 7.8-19.3 24 15.9 10.2-24.1 4 2.9 1.0- 8.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 100 15 16.6 9.3-27.7 62 57.1 45.3-68.2 11 11.4 5.9-21.0 12 14.9 7.9-26.2 0 0.0 . - .
Northwest 372 62 15.9 11.6-21.4 202 48.4 41.9-54.9 48 12.5 8.8-17.5 46 18.6 13.2-25.6 14 4.7 2.4- 8.8
Charlotte 261 39 14.8 10.2-20.9 150 58.7 51.2-65.9 33 10.6 7.2-15.2 31 10.6 7.0-16.0 8 5.3 2.2-12.1
Greensboro 230 45 17.0 12.0-23.7 124 54.5 45.8-62.9 26 10.2 6.7-15.3 29 14.5 8.5-23.7 6 3.8 1.4-10.2
Southern Regional 208 28 16.0 10.4-23.8 134 58.8 49.4-67.6 19 11.5 5.5-22.5 18 9.0 5.3-14.8 9 4.7 2.1-10.0
Coastal 91 12 12.1 6.3-21.9 60 70.0 58.3-79.5 10 9.7 5.0-18.0 8 7.7 3.6-15.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
Wake 200 28 13.3 8.4-20.4 120 55.1 45.8-64.1 26 14.7 9.0-23.0 19 11.2 6.0-19.7 7 5.8 2.6-12.4
Area L 108 16 14.9 8.7-24.2 64 58.3 47.3-68.6 14 14.4 7.7-25.1 9 8.7 4.4-16.6 5 3.7 1.5- 9.1
Eastern 264 46 14.5 10.5-19.7 156 58.2 50.9-65.2 30 11.6 7.6-17.3 24 12.7 8.1-19.3 8 3.0 1.3- 7.0

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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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