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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Under 18 years 18-59 years 60 years or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,756 432 13.1 11.5-14.8 914 28.3 26.2-30.5 2,410 58.6 56.3-60.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 106 11 9.5 4.6-18.6 22 20.1 12.6-30.5 73 70.4 58.9-79.8
Buncombe 75 8 10.7 5.0-21.5 20 24.6 14.8-38.0 47 64.7 50.8-76.5
Cabarrus 104 16 15.8 9.1-26.0 29 36.3 26.1-48.0 59 47.9 36.9-59.0
Catawba 111 21 17.7 10.4-28.4 23 28.1 15.8-44.7 67 54.2 38.9-68.8
Cumberland 103 14 9.2 4.9-16.6 36 42.1 28.4-57.1 53 48.7 34.8-62.8
Davidson 108 11 16.0 8.3-28.6 20 24.2 15.2-36.3 77 59.7 47.7-70.7
Durham 94 6 6.9 2.6-17.2 26 41.6 28.0-56.6 62 51.5 37.8-65.0
Forsyth 87 7 8.3 3.4-19.0 25 35.6 24.2-49.0 55 56.1 43.3-68.1
Gaston 95 9 18.2 8.3-35.3 16 21.0 11.0-36.2 70 60.9 45.5-74.3
Guilford 96 11 17.4 7.9-34.2 19 18.9 10.8-30.8 66 63.7 49.4-76.0
Iredell 110 14 24.4 12.8-41.3 24 20.8 13.4-30.8 72 54.9 41.8-67.3
Johnston 101 13 10.1 5.2-18.7 31 44.2 29.0-60.7 57 45.6 31.5-60.6
Mecklenburg 177 31 18.5 11.8-27.8 45 27.9 19.8-37.7 101 53.6 42.8-64.0
New Hanover 92 9 13.2 6.4-25.2 19 20.2 12.8-30.5 64 66.5 54.6-76.6
Onslow 97 13 18.7 10.4-31.3 30 36.5 23.7-51.5 54 44.9 32.4-58.1
Orange 84 11 28.8 12.0-54.6 15 17.8 9.2-31.4 58 53.4 35.0-71.0
Pitt 105 16 17.7 10.3-28.7 24 26.2 16.9-38.2 65 56.1 44.5-67.1
Randolph 106 5 3.2 1.2- 8.5 26 29.6 19.8-41.8 75 67.2 55.2-77.3
Robeson 105 16 21.5 11.8-35.8 30 34.0 23.3-46.7 59 44.5 33.3-56.3
Rowan 105 12 10.1 4.9-19.9 20 27.3 17.1-40.7 73 62.5 49.5-73.9
Union 98 14 15.6 8.6-26.7 24 32.8 19.1-50.3 60 51.6 37.4-65.5
Wake 146 20 12.4 7.7-19.3 32 25.9 18.5-35.2 94 61.7 52.4-70.2
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 105 11 14.8 7.1-28.4 24 26.6 16.8-39.3 70 58.6 45.5-70.6
Northeast Partnership II*** 118 9 10.0 4.2-22.2 28 25.3 15.9-37.9 81 64.6 51.7-75.7
Northeast Partnership I*** 102 11 7.9 4.0-14.9 20 34.0 19.5-52.1 71 58.2 42.2-72.6
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 93 11 16.6 7.9-31.4 27 35.5 24.1-48.8 55 47.9 35.3-60.8
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 125 14 12.7 7.2-21.3 32 25.9 18.0-35.8 79 61.4 50.9-71.0
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 106 12 14.6 7.9-25.3 31 32.8 22.9-44.4 63 52.7 41.4-63.7
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 97 5 4.5 1.7-11.2 26 35.1 22.7-49.9 66 60.4 46.2-73.0
Chatham/Lee/Moore 99 10 11.5 5.5-22.5 21 17.7 11.2-27.0 68 70.8 59.2-80.2
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 133 18 22.8 13.3-36.3 32 24.2 16.3-34.3 83 53.0 41.5-64.2
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 106 9 9.2 4.6-17.5 30 34.0 22.9-47.1 67 56.9 44.3-68.6
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 100 8 13.7 4.6-34.1 30 31.2 20.7-44.1 62 55.1 41.1-68.2
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 129 14 7.6 4.3-13.1 25 24.5 16.2-35.2 90 67.9 57.3-76.9
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 138 12 7.4 3.3-15.9 32 24.1 14.5-37.3 94 68.4 55.4-79.1
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 261 26 12.4 7.1-20.7 58 27.5 19.9-36.7 177 60.1 50.9-68.7
No 3,495 406 13.1 11.5-14.9 856 28.4 26.2-30.7 2,233 58.5 56.1-60.9
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 1,259 150 13.8 11.3-16.7 334 31.2 27.6-35.2 775 55.0 51.0-58.9
Piedmont 2,101 245 13.6 11.5-16.0 476 27.1 24.4-30.0 1,380 59.3 56.2-62.3
Western NC 396 37 9.5 6.1-14.4 104 27.2 21.2-34.2 255 63.3 56.1-70.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 213 20 8.3 4.5-14.6 52 24.3 16.4-34.4 141 67.5 57.3-76.3
Northwest 763 90 13.3 10.2-17.2 179 29.8 25.2-34.8 494 56.9 51.9-61.9
Charlotte 588 84 16.2 12.2-21.2 137 27.0 22.0-32.7 367 56.8 50.7-62.7
Greensboro 487 49 14.4 9.2-21.6 106 22.6 17.9-28.1 332 63.0 56.2-69.3
Southern Regional 385 48 14.0 9.9-19.5 107 31.3 24.7-38.7 230 54.8 47.4-61.9
Coastal 198 19 12.0 7.4-19.1 47 27.2 20.2-35.6 132 60.7 52.1-68.7
Wake 480 47 9.7 6.9-13.5 128 33.1 27.5-39.4 305 57.1 51.1-63.0
Area L 155 16 15.0 7.7-27.3 39 32.2 22.2-44.3 100 52.7 41.5-63.7
Eastern 487 59 13.8 10.0-18.7 119 27.6 22.3-33.6 309 58.7 52.4-64.6

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*Asked only of care givers.

^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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