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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 15,617 2,278 13.9 13.2-14.6 13,339 86.1 85.4-86.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 392 65 12.9 9.9-16.7 327 87.1 83.3-90.1
Buncombe 359 51 12.4 9.0-16.7 308 87.6 83.3-91.0
Cabarrus 388 43 11.3 8.0-15.5 345 88.7 84.5-92.0
Catawba 402 59 12.0 9.0-15.7 343 88.0 84.3-91.0
Cumberland 443 105 27.9 22.5-34.0 338 72.1 66.0-77.5
Davidson 426 52 10.7 7.8-14.3 374 89.3 85.7-92.2
Durham 398 42 9.2 6.4-13.0 356 90.8 87.0-93.6
Forsyth 419 73 17.9 14.0-22.6 346 82.1 77.4-86.0
Gaston 390 58 13.6 10.0-18.1 332 86.4 81.9-90.0
Guilford 448 69 16.5 12.4-21.7 379 83.5 78.3-87.6
Iredell 440 48 9.8 7.0-13.6 392 90.2 86.4-93.0
Johnston 451 67 13.5 10.2-17.6 384 86.5 82.4-89.8
Mecklenburg 829 88 9.7 7.3-12.6 741 90.3 87.4-92.7
New Hanover 394 69 18.0 13.9-22.9 325 82.0 77.1-86.1
Onslow 392 118 35.3 29.1-41.9 274 64.7 58.1-70.9
Orange 364 42 8.8 6.1-12.4 322 91.2 87.6-93.9
Pitt 396 43 11.1 8.0-15.3 353 88.9 84.7-92.0
Randolph 389 50 8.9 6.5-12.2 339 91.1 87.8-93.5
Robeson 396 44 11.7 8.0-17.0 352 88.3 83.0-92.0
Rowan 450 69 13.7 10.5-17.5 381 86.3 82.5-89.5
Union 392 50 11.1 8.1-15.1 342 88.9 84.9-91.9
Wake 653 73 10.1 7.8-13.0 580 89.9 87.0-92.2
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 419 86 21.0 16.3-26.6 333 79.0 73.4-83.7
Northeast Partnership II*** 508 67 15.2 11.5-19.9 441 84.8 80.1-88.5
Northeast Partnership I*** 436 64 14.7 11.1-19.3 372 85.3 80.7-88.9
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 444 46 9.7 7.1-13.3 398 90.3 86.7-92.9
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 474 74 17.5 13.6-22.2 400 82.5 77.8-86.4
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 433 86 19.8 15.8-24.5 347 80.2 75.5-84.2
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 394 54 13.8 9.9-18.8 340 86.2 81.2-90.1
Chatham/Lee/Moore 458 74 15.4 11.8-19.7 384 84.6 80.3-88.2
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 573 81 13.4 10.4-17.2 492 86.6 82.8-89.6
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 425 48 10.3 7.5-14.1 377 89.7 85.9-92.5
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watauga/Wilkes 419 63 11.4 8.5-15.0 356 88.6 85.0-91.5
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 454 59 10.3 7.7-13.6 395 89.7 86.4-92.3
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 569 98 15.5 12.3-19.3 471 84.5 80.7-87.7
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP***
Yes 1,079 153 14.6 12.1-17.6 926 85.4 82.4-87.9
No 14,538 2,125 13.8 13.1-14.6 12,413 86.2 85.4-86.9
NC REGIONS**
Eastern NC 5,230 889 18.4 17.0-19.8 4,341 81.6 80.2-83.0
Piedmont 8,723 1,145 11.8 11.0-12.7 7,578 88.2 87.3-89.0
Western NC 1,664 244 13.0 11.2-15.0 1,420 87.0 85.0-88.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)
Mountain AHEC*** 928 149 14.5 12.1-17.4 779 85.5 82.6-87.9
Northwest 3,119 429 12.4 11.1-13.9 2,690 87.6 86.1-88.9
Charlotte 2,385 289 10.6 9.1-12.3 2,096 89.4 87.7-90.9
Greensboro 2,007 269 12.3 10.4-14.5 1,738 87.7 85.5-89.6
Southern Regional 1,598 299 21.6 18.8-24.6 1,299 78.4 75.4-81.2
Coastal 822 151 18.3 15.3-21.6 671 81.7 78.4-84.7
Wake 2,094 262 11.1 9.6-12.9 1,832 88.9 87.1-90.4
Area L 675 69 10.0 7.6-12.9 606 90.0 87.1-92.4
Eastern 1,989 361 19.2 17.0-21.7 1,628 80.8 78.3-83.0

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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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