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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,009 143 7.8 6.3- 9.5 1,866 92.2 90.5-93.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 51 4 6.7 2.0-19.7 47 93.3 80.3-98.0
Buncombe 36 2 4.4 0.9-18.5 34 95.6 81.5-99.1
Cabarrus 49 0 0.0 . - . 49 100 . - .
Catawba 51 0 0.0 . - . 51 100 . - .
Cumberland 62 4 7.9 2.7-20.9 58 92.1 79.1-97.3
Davidson 46 7 21.0 6.2-51.5 39 79.0 48.5-93.8
Durham 29 3 7.4 2.0-23.7 26 92.6 76.3-98.0
Forsyth 41 2 9.3 2.3-31.4 39 90.7 68.6-97.7
Gaston 58 4 7.9 2.6-21.6 54 92.1 78.4-97.4
Guilford 50 3 3.5 1.0-11.6 47 96.5 88.4-99.0
Iredell 51 4 7.6 2.6-20.2 47 92.4 79.8-97.4
Johnston 50 3 3.1 0.9- 9.8 47 96.9 90.2-99.1
Mecklenburg 75 5 5.3 2.1-12.4 70 94.7 87.6-97.9
New Hanover 48 2 3.5 0.9-13.5 46 96.5 86.5-99.1
Onslow 46 3 6.8 2.2-19.4 43 93.2 80.6-97.8
Orange 32 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 31 98.4 89.3-99.8
Pitt 53 3 4.1 1.3-12.8 50 95.9 87.2-98.7
Randolph 42 4 8.3 2.7-22.9 38 91.7 77.1-97.3
Robeson 56 7 13.7 6.1-27.8 49 86.3 72.2-93.9
Rowan 72 5 7.3 2.9-17.5 67 92.7 82.5-97.1
Union 34 0 0.0 . - . 34 100 . - .
Wake 59 5 9.7 3.4-24.6 54 90.3 75.4-96.6
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 54 3 7.9 2.5-22.2 51 92.1 77.8-97.5
Northeast Partnership II*** 84 9 13.9 7.1-25.6 75 86.1 74.4-92.9
Northeast Partnership I*** 101 8 9.9 4.9-19.1 93 90.1 80.9-95.1
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 66 5 5.0 2.0-12.3 61 95.0 87.7-98.0
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 74 7 10.1 4.0-23.3 67 89.9 76.7-96.0
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 53 4 7.5 2.6-19.9 49 92.5 80.1-97.4
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 54 5 9.1 3.6-21.1 49 90.9 78.9-96.4
Chatham/Lee/Moore 66 3 3.3 0.9-11.4 63 96.7 88.6-99.1
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 92 8 10.8 5.2-21.3 84 89.2 78.7-94.8
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 66 4 7.2 2.7-18.1 62 92.8 81.9-97.3
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 54 4 9.6 2.9-27.2 50 90.4 72.8-97.1
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 79 5 6.4 2.4-16.0 74 93.6 84.0-97.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 75 7 11.2 4.8-23.9 68 88.8 76.1-95.2
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 200 19 12.9 8.2-19.9 181 87.1 80.1-91.8
No 1,809 124 7.3 5.8- 9.1 1,685 92.7 90.9-94.2
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 758 60 9.0 6.7-11.9 698 91.0 88.1-93.3
Piedmont 1,038 67 6.7 4.8- 9.1 971 93.3 90.9-95.2
Western NC 213 16 9.3 5.3-15.8 197 90.7 84.2-94.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 111 9 9.4 4.4-18.9 102 90.6 81.1-95.6
Northwest 397 27 9.2 5.5-14.9 370 90.8 85.1-94.5
Charlotte 282 13 4.6 2.6- 8.1 269 95.4 91.9-97.4
Greensboro 248 16 4.4 2.4- 7.9 232 95.6 92.1-97.6
Southern Regional 235 21 11.0 6.5-18.0 214 89.0 82.0-93.5
Coastal 102 6 4.7 2.0-10.4 96 95.3 89.6-98.0
Wake 228 17 7.7 4.0-14.2 211 92.3 85.8-96.0
Area L 120 12 12.2 6.6-21.3 108 87.8 78.7-93.4
Eastern 286 22 8.5 5.3-13.1 264 91.5 86.9-94.7

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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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