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2008 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 15,510 2,649 19.5 18.5-20.5 12,861 80.5 79.5-81.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 380 45 12.3 8.4-17.5 335 87.7 82.5-91.6
Buncombe 342 62 24.1 18.2-31.3 280 75.9 68.7-81.8
Cabarrus 361 59 20.2 14.4-27.5 302 79.8 72.5-85.6
Catawba 441 75 23.0 17.8-29.3 366 77.0 70.7-82.2
Cumberland 469 78 23.5 17.4-30.9 391 76.5 69.1-82.6
Davidson 399 87 22.0 17.3-27.5 312 78.0 72.5-82.7
Durham 390 49 14.9 10.4-20.9 341 85.1 79.1-89.6
Forsyth 401 56 18.8 14.0-24.7 345 81.2 75.3-86.0
Gaston 403 84 21.6 16.5-27.7 319 78.4 72.3-83.5
Guilford 417 54 14.9 10.0-21.6 363 85.1 78.4-90.0
Iredell 420 61 16.4 12.3-21.4 359 83.6 78.6-87.7
Johnston 459 89 25.6 19.8-32.4 370 74.4 67.6-80.2
Mecklenburg 661 84 15.2 12.0-19.1 577 84.8 80.9-88.0
New Hanover 367 44 17.1 12.2-23.6 323 82.9 76.4-87.8
Onslow 403 65 23.1 17.3-30.2 338 76.9 69.8-82.7
Orange 370 43 13.5 9.2-19.3 327 86.5 80.7-90.8
Pitt 388 67 21.4 15.5-28.9 321 78.6 71.1-84.5
Randolph 391 69 21.1 15.3-28.4 322 78.9 71.6-84.7
Robeson 385 100 21.7 16.6-27.8 285 78.3 72.2-83.4
Rowan 436 71 17.7 12.8-24.0 365 82.3 76.0-87.2
Union 404 71 18.5 14.2-23.6 333 81.5 76.4-85.8
Wake 574 70 16.4 12.6-21.2 504 83.6 78.8-87.4
Wayne 443 69 22.8 15.7-31.9 374 77.2 68.1-84.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,200 907 20.4 18.7-22.2 4,293 79.6 77.8-81.3
Piedmont 7,452 1,150 17.8 16.5-19.2 6,302 82.2 80.8-83.5
Western NC 2,858 592 25.1 22.8-27.4 2,266 74.9 72.6-77.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,876 382 26.0 23.2-29.1 1,494 74.0 70.9-76.8
Northwest 3,244 587 20.3 18.4-22.4 2,657 79.7 77.6-81.6
Charlotte 2,060 345 18.5 16.2-21.0 1,715 81.5 79.0-83.8
Greensboro 1,772 246 16.0 13.2-19.2 1,526 84.0 80.8-86.8
Southern Regional 1,514 313 22.5 19.2-26.3 1,201 77.5 73.7-80.8
Coastal 763 117 18.4 14.8-22.5 646 81.6 77.5-85.2
Wake 1,682 247 17.7 14.9-20.8 1,435 82.3 79.2-85.1
Area L 461 69 17.6 13.2-23.0 392 82.4 77.0-86.8
Eastern 2,138 343 19.7 17.1-22.6 1,795 80.3 77.4-82.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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