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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,019 1,517 73.6 70.9-76.1 166 9.0 7.5-10.8 226 11.4 9.6-13.4 110 6.0 4.7- 7.6
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 51 36 66.8 50.2-80.0 5 12.1 4.9-26.8 8 15.1 7.0-29.4 2 6.1 1.4-23.2
Buncombe 36 30 87.8 72.6-95.1 4 9.5 3.2-25.2 2 2.7 0.6-10.5 0 0.0 . - .
Cabarrus 49 38 77.7 59.7-89.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 5 9.1 3.2-23.0 5 12.5 4.4-30.6
Catawba 51 32 68.0 52.2-80.6 8 13.1 6.2-25.4 6 9.3 3.8-20.9 5 9.6 3.3-25.1
Cumberland 61 54 86.4 72.0-94.0 4 6.8 2.3-18.9 3 6.7 1.9-21.3 0 0.0 . - .
Davidson 48 42 87.1 69.1-95.3 1 4.7 0.7-26.6 5 8.2 2.6-23.3 0 0.0 . - .
Durham 29 22 71.8 43.3-89.5 1 3.4 0.5-20.7 2 5.1 1.2-19.7 4 19.7 4.9-54.0
Forsyth 41 29 70.2 50.0-84.7 4 5.8 2.0-15.4 6 14.3 5.8-31.1 2 9.7 1.8-39.1
Gaston 58 51 88.8 77.0-95.0 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 4 6.5 2.4-16.6 2 4.1 0.9-16.2
Guilford 52 39 74.2 57.7-85.9 3 3.9 1.2-12.2 8 19.6 9.2-36.9 2 2.3 0.6- 8.9
Iredell 51 41 76.2 60.1-87.2 6 14.6 6.2-30.4 3 7.7 2.4-21.6 1 1.5 0.2-10.3
Johnston 50 35 72.1 55.6-84.3 4 10.1 3.5-25.6 10 17.0 8.6-30.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3
Mecklenburg 75 54 66.5 52.6-78.0 4 6.6 2.5-16.5 10 14.5 7.0-27.7 7 12.4 5.4-25.9
New Hanover 48 36 78.2 62.2-88.6 5 10.9 4.2-25.4 7 11.0 4.7-23.4 0 0.0 . - .
Onslow 47 36 81.5 67.7-90.2 5 7.4 2.9-18.0 3 6.0 1.8-18.4 3 5.0 1.5-15.6
Orange 32 26 77.6 57.2-90.0 4 15.5 5.9-34.9 2 6.9 1.4-28.5 0 0.0 . - .
Pitt 53 34 65.0 48.8-78.3 6 13.7 5.4-30.8 4 5.9 2.0-15.8 9 15.4 7.1-30.1
Randolph 42 33 81.5 66.0-90.9 2 7.1 1.8-24.4 6 9.6 4.0-21.0 1 1.8 0.3-12.1
Robeson 56 40 74.3 60.3-84.7 6 11.6 4.8-25.8 6 7.9 3.2-17.9 4 6.2 2.2-16.0
Rowan 72 52 73.0 59.7-83.2 9 13.3 6.1-26.5 8 10.9 5.3-21.1 3 2.8 0.8- 8.9
Union 34 23 62.0 37.7-81.5 4 16.7 4.8-44.6 5 16.5 4.3-46.4 2 4.7 1.1-17.7
Wake 60 35 52.5 37.7-66.8 9 16.1 8.2-29.4 14 27.9 15.8-44.4 2 3.5 0.9-13.1
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 54 35 62.5 47.7-75.2 4 7.9 2.8-20.1 7 12.5 5.9-24.4 8 17.2 8.4-32.1
Northeast Partnership II*** 84 62 69.6 56.9-79.8 10 14.7 7.8-26.1 6 7.0 2.7-16.9 6 8.7 3.6-19.5
Northeast Partnership I*** 102 80 75.8 63.2-85.2 10 11.3 5.7-21.4 7 4.9 2.2-10.7 5 7.9 2.4-23.4
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 66 51 68.6 51.0-82.1 4 14.2 4.8-35.5 8 8.7 3.7-19.2 3 8.4 2.5-25.3
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 77 60 79.9 67.1-88.5 6 6.5 2.7-14.6 7 8.9 3.3-22.1 4 4.8 1.6-13.7
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 53 44 84.7 72.4-92.2 3 5.7 1.8-16.6 4 5.5 2.0-14.5 2 4.0 1.0-14.8
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 54 38 70.4 50.9-84.4 4 12.3 3.2-37.8 5 7.0 2.7-16.9 7 10.3 4.3-22.9
Chatham/Lee/Moore 66 52 76.3 62.7-86.0 4 5.3 1.8-14.8 6 10.6 4.5-22.8 4 7.8 2.9-19.5
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 93 74 80.4 68.8-88.4 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7 11 8.9 4.7-16.5 5 7.4 2.4-20.8
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 66 45 68.9 54.6-80.4 3 7.5 2.0-24.3 15 19.4 11.2-31.4 3 4.1 1.1-14.1
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 54 37 64.0 48.0-77.3 5 13.1 5.3-29.2 8 14.6 6.8-28.7 4 8.3 2.8-21.7
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 79 63 82.1 71.2-89.5 7 7.1 3.1-15.4 6 7.3 3.0-16.7 3 3.5 1.1-10.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 75 58 73.0 58.4-83.9 7 11.9 5.4-24.4 9 12.2 5.1-26.1 1 2.9 0.4-17.7
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 201 151 71.7 63.5-78.7 22 13.3 8.6-20.1 15 6.6 3.7-11.5 13 8.4 4.3-15.9
No 1,818 1,366 73.8 71.0-76.4 144 8.6 7.1-10.5 211 11.8 9.9-14.0 97 5.8 4.5- 7.5
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 762 582 77.2 73.4-80.6 63 8.4 6.4-11.0 71 8.1 6.1-10.8 46 6.3 4.4- 8.8
Piedmont 1,044 775 71.0 67.1-74.6 85 9.3 7.1-11.9 125 13.0 10.4-16.1 59 6.8 4.9- 9.4
Western NC 213 160 75.4 67.6-81.8 18 9.4 5.6-15.3 30 12.6 8.0-19.3 5 2.6 0.9- 7.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 111 88 77.0 65.4-85.6 11 11.3 5.8-20.7 11 9.6 4.3-20.1 1 2.1 0.3-13.4
Northwest 399 291 73.6 67.7-78.8 38 8.3 5.8-11.8 52 13.0 9.5-17.6 18 5.1 2.5-10.0
Charlotte 282 217 75.9 69.0-81.6 16 6.1 3.4-10.4 31 10.1 6.5-15.4 18 7.9 4.6-13.3
Greensboro 251 196 75.5 67.7-82.0 18 7.7 4.4-13.2 29 13.1 8.2-20.2 8 3.6 1.7- 7.6
Southern Regional 235 189 81.0 73.9-86.6 15 6.4 3.6-11.1 20 8.4 4.6-14.8 11 4.2 2.0- 8.4
Coastal 102 80 80.6 70.7-87.8 8 7.3 3.5-14.7 12 9.7 4.9-18.2 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8
Wake 229 151 58.1 49.0-66.6 22 14.8 9.2-22.9 39 18.8 12.4-27.6 17 8.3 4.4-14.9
Area L 120 92 72.9 62.2-81.5 11 12.2 6.7-21.4 11 6.8 3.6-12.5 6 8.1 3.2-18.9
Eastern 290 213 74.9 68.6-80.3 27 8.6 5.6-13.0 21 6.5 4.0-10.6 29 10.0 6.5-15.0

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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