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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 2,007 234 11.7 10.1-13.7 1,773 88.3 86.3-89.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 51 14 26.4 15.3-41.6 37 73.6 58.4-84.7
Buncombe 36 4 7.9 2.6-21.2 32 92.1 78.8-97.4
Cabarrus 49 5 7.3 2.7-18.7 44 92.7 81.3-97.3
Catawba 51 7 19.3 7.4-41.7 44 80.7 58.3-92.6
Cumberland 61 8 12.9 6.1-25.0 53 87.1 75.0-93.9
Davidson 48 5 5.6 2.1-14.3 43 94.4 85.7-97.9
Durham 29 4 17.4 6.0-40.7 25 82.6 59.3-94.0
Forsyth 41 4 12.7 4.2-32.3 37 87.3 67.7-95.8
Gaston 57 8 16.1 7.8-30.3 49 83.9 69.7-92.2
Guilford 52 3 8.5 2.7-24.1 49 91.5 75.9-97.3
Iredell 51 5 10.3 4.2-23.0 46 89.7 77.0-95.8
Johnston 50 8 12.1 5.6-24.2 42 87.9 75.8-94.4
Mecklenburg 74 4 5.0 1.7-13.9 70 95.0 86.1-98.3
New Hanover 48 3 6.5 1.9-20.0 45 93.5 80.0-98.1
Onslow 47 5 10.6 4.3-24.0 42 89.4 76.0-95.7
Orange 32 4 12.8 4.6-30.8 28 87.2 69.2-95.4
Pitt 53 4 5.7 2.0-15.1 49 94.3 84.9-98.0
Randolph 42 7 15.2 6.3-32.3 35 84.8 67.7-93.7
Robeson 56 10 18.0 9.2-32.3 46 82.0 67.7-90.8
Rowan 71 8 11.0 5.2-21.7 63 89.0 78.3-94.8
Union 33 2 4.5 1.1-17.0 31 95.5 83.0-98.9
Wake 60 6 9.5 3.4-23.7 54 90.5 76.3-96.6
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 54 7 14.9 7.0-28.9 47 85.1 71.1-93.0
Northeast Partnership II*** 83 9 15.3 7.7-28.3 74 84.7 71.7-92.3
Northeast Partnership I*** 102 11 9.9 5.2-18.1 91 90.1 81.9-94.8
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 66 6 6.1 2.4-14.4 60 93.9 85.6-97.6
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 75 12 16.9 8.8-29.9 63 83.1 70.1-91.2
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 53 8 19.9 9.9-35.9 45 80.1 64.1-90.1
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 54 3 6.9 1.9-21.9 51 93.1 78.1-98.1
Chatham/Lee/Moore 66 3 4.7 1.4-14.5 63 95.3 85.5-98.6
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 92 9 12.4 6.2-23.3 83 87.6 76.7-93.8
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 65 11 17.1 8.6-31.2 54 82.9 68.8-91.4
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 54 8 15.2 7.4-28.7 46 84.8 71.3-92.6
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 79 11 12.1 5.8-23.5 68 87.9 76.5-94.2
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 72 8 10.8 4.8-22.5 64 89.2 77.5-95.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 200 21 12.0 7.5-18.8 179 88.0 81.2-92.5
No 1,807 213 11.7 9.9-13.7 1,594 88.3 86.3-90.1
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 758 89 13.4 10.6-16.9 669 86.6 83.1-89.4
Piedmont 1,040 119 10.9 8.7-13.6 921 89.1 86.4-91.3
Western NC 209 26 11.0 7.0-16.9 183 89.0 83.1-93.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 108 12 10.0 5.1-18.6 96 90.0 81.4-94.9
Northwest 397 49 12.9 9.1-17.9 348 87.1 82.1-90.9
Charlotte 279 31 10.3 6.7-15.6 248 89.7 84.4-93.3
Greensboro 251 33 11.2 7.3-16.8 218 88.8 83.2-92.7
Southern Regional 233 34 18.2 12.5-25.8 199 81.8 74.2-87.5
Coastal 102 8 8.7 4.0-17.9 94 91.3 82.1-96.0
Wake 229 27 10.2 6.1-16.7 202 89.8 83.3-93.9
Area L 120 10 9.8 4.7-19.3 110 90.2 80.7-95.3
Eastern 288 30 11.5 7.8-16.8 258 88.5 83.2-92.2

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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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