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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 15,510 460 4.0 3.5- 4.6 15,050 96.0 95.4-96.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 380 12 5.6 2.5-12.3 368 94.4 87.7-97.5
Buncombe 342 15 4.5 2.4- 8.4 327 95.5 91.6-97.6
Cabarrus 361 5 1.2 0.5- 3.1 356 98.8 96.9-99.5
Catawba 441 12 3.9 1.7- 8.5 429 96.1 91.5-98.3
Cumberland 469 12 3.1 1.7- 5.6 457 96.9 94.4-98.3
Davidson 399 9 3.0 1.2- 7.4 390 97.0 92.6-98.8
Durham 389 11 4.5 1.6-12.0 378 95.5 88.0-98.4
Forsyth 402 9 3.4 1.5- 7.4 393 96.6 92.6-98.5
Gaston 403 13 3.9 2.1- 7.1 390 96.1 92.9-97.9
Guilford 417 14 6.4 2.9-13.5 403 93.6 86.5-97.1
Iredell 421 13 3.9 2.2- 6.9 408 96.1 93.1-97.8
Johnston 459 17 7.5 3.6-15.1 442 92.5 84.9-96.4
Mecklenburg 662 25 4.4 2.9- 6.7 637 95.6 93.3-97.1
New Hanover 367 17 6.0 3.5-10.0 350 94.0 90.0-96.5
Onslow 403 20 7.8 4.2-13.9 383 92.2 86.1-95.8
Orange 370 11 4.5 1.8-10.9 359 95.5 89.1-98.2
Pitt 388 7 3.9 1.4-10.3 381 96.1 89.7-98.6
Randolph 392 9 3.4 1.5- 7.4 383 96.6 92.6-98.5
Robeson 385 3 1.5 0.3- 7.6 382 98.5 92.4-99.7
Rowan 437 13 2.4 1.3- 4.4 424 97.6 95.6-98.7
Union 404 11 5.9 2.6-12.6 393 94.1 87.4-97.4
Wake 574 24 5.4 3.4- 8.3 550 94.6 91.7-96.6
Wayne 443 11 5.0 2.3-10.6 432 95.0 89.4-97.7
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,199 144 3.8 3.0- 4.7 5,055 96.2 95.3-97.0
Piedmont 7,455 220 4.0 3.3- 4.9 7,235 96.0 95.1-96.7
Western NC 2,856 96 4.6 3.6- 5.9 2,760 95.4 94.1-96.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,876 60 4.5 3.3- 6.2 1,816 95.5 93.8-96.7
Northwest 3,245 100 3.8 3.0- 5.0 3,145 96.2 95.0-97.0
Charlotte 2,061 57 3.5 2.6- 4.8 2,004 96.5 95.2-97.4
Greensboro 1,772 52 4.6 2.8- 7.3 1,720 95.4 92.7-97.2
Southern Regional 1,514 30 3.1 2.0- 5.0 1,484 96.9 95.0-98.0
Coastal 762 31 4.9 3.2- 7.4 731 95.1 92.6-96.8
Wake 1,681 58 4.5 3.2- 6.4 1,623 95.5 93.6-96.8
Area L 461 14 2.5 1.4- 4.6 447 97.5 95.4-98.6
Eastern 2,138 58 4.0 2.9- 5.6 2,080 96.0 94.4-97.1

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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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