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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 15,024 2,300 13.6 12.9-14.4 12,724 86.4 85.6-87.1
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 374 60 12.4 9.3-16.4 314 87.6 83.6-90.7
Buncombe 347 63 13.0 9.8-17.1 284 87.0 82.9-90.2
Cabarrus 376 52 10.5 7.5-14.4 324 89.5 85.6-92.5
Catawba 395 53 10.2 7.3-14.2 342 89.8 85.8-92.7
Cumberland 432 66 14.2 10.5-19.0 366 85.8 81.0-89.5
Davidson 412 75 17.6 13.4-22.7 337 82.4 77.3-86.6
Durham 392 47 13.7 9.3-19.7 345 86.3 80.3-90.7
Forsyth 401 40 10.8 6.8-16.8 361 89.2 83.2-93.2
Gaston 376 76 15.3 11.8-19.6 300 84.7 80.4-88.2
Guilford 431 57 10.3 7.6-13.8 374 89.7 86.2-92.4
Iredell 425 69 14.8 11.2-19.2 356 85.2 80.8-88.8
Johnston 435 68 15.7 10.7-22.4 367 84.3 77.6-89.3
Mecklenburg 795 88 12.4 9.2-16.4 707 87.6 83.6-90.8
New Hanover 384 50 10.0 7.4-13.6 334 90.0 86.4-92.6
Onslow 377 49 9.8 7.0-13.4 328 90.2 86.6-93.0
Orange 356 41 11.0 7.4-16.0 315 89.0 84.0-92.6
Pitt 379 54 12.0 8.7-16.5 325 88.0 83.5-91.3
Randolph 379 61 17.4 11.6-25.2 318 82.6 74.8-88.4
Robeson 371 70 18.9 13.4-26.1 301 81.1 73.9-86.6
Rowan 421 75 16.2 12.4-20.8 346 83.8 79.2-87.6
Union 375 40 7.6 5.3-10.9 335 92.4 89.1-94.7
Wake 628 73 9.4 7.2-12.2 555 90.6 87.8-92.8
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 406 64 15.4 11.0-21.0 342 84.6 79.0-89.0
Northeast Partnership II*** 489 89 17.4 13.5-22.2 400 82.6 77.8-86.5
Northeast Partnership I*** 421 78 19.0 14.7-24.3 343 81.0 75.7-85.3
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 420 67 16.5 12.1-22.1 353 83.5 77.9-87.9
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 448 81 13.0 10.0-16.8 367 87.0 83.2-90.0
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 417 69 15.1 11.5-19.5 348 84.9 80.5-88.5
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 376 56 16.3 11.1-23.3 320 83.7 76.7-88.9
Chatham/Lee/Moore 443 55 9.8 6.9-13.6 388 90.2 86.4-93.1
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 545 88 15.2 11.7-19.6 457 84.8 80.4-88.3
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 410 78 15.6 11.7-20.6 332 84.4 79.4-88.3
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 404 63 14.9 10.5-20.9 341 85.1 79.1-89.5
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 432 92 18.8 14.5-24.0 340 81.2 76.0-85.5
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 552 93 14.3 10.6-19.0 459 85.7 81.0-89.4
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 1,040 186 18.4 15.3-22.0 854 81.6 78.0-84.7
No 13,984 2,114 13.3 12.6-14.1 11,870 86.7 85.9-87.4
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 5,019 798 14.4 13.1-15.7 4,221 85.6 84.3-86.9
Piedmont 8,401 1,222 12.9 11.9-14.0 7,179 87.1 86.0-88.1
Western NC 1,604 280 14.9 12.7-17.5 1,324 85.1 82.5-87.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 899 156 13.9 11.1-17.3 743 86.1 82.7-88.9
Northwest 2,995 484 14.6 12.9-16.5 2,511 85.4 83.5-87.1
Charlotte 2,292 327 13.3 11.3-15.6 1,965 86.7 84.4-88.7
Greensboro 1,942 282 12.4 10.6-14.5 1,660 87.6 85.5-89.4
Southern Regional 1,527 249 14.5 12.3-17.0 1,278 85.5 83.0-87.7
Coastal 791 116 12.9 10.4-15.9 675 87.1 84.1-89.6
Wake 2,021 281 12.7 10.8-14.8 1,740 87.3 85.2-89.2
Area L 646 103 15.4 12.1-19.3 543 84.6 80.7-87.9
Eastern 1,911 302 14.0 12.0-16.2 1,609 86.0 83.8-88.0

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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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