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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Women's Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,645 3,205 24.6 23.5-25.7 6,440 75.4 74.3-76.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 264 115 33.8 27.7-40.6 149 66.2 59.4-72.3
Buncombe 217 74 24.9 19.2-31.5 143 75.1 68.5-80.8
Cabarrus 226 83 22.9 17.4-29.4 143 77.1 70.6-82.6
Catawba 267 90 27.8 21.6-35.1 177 72.2 64.9-78.4
Cumberland 304 94 22.6 18.0-28.0 210 77.4 72.0-82.0
Davidson 238 80 22.0 16.7-28.5 158 78.0 71.5-83.3
Durham 246 55 19.0 13.9-25.4 191 81.0 74.6-86.1
Forsyth 241 75 25.8 19.9-32.8 166 74.2 67.2-80.1
Gaston 238 83 25.4 19.6-32.3 155 74.6 67.7-80.4
Guilford 258 83 22.3 17.0-28.8 175 77.7 71.2-83.0
Iredell 274 91 24.4 19.3-30.3 183 75.6 69.7-80.7
Johnston 285 93 22.2 17.1-28.2 192 77.8 71.8-82.9
Mecklenburg 387 101 19.3 15.5-23.8 286 80.7 76.2-84.5
New Hanover 223 69 25.5 19.6-32.5 154 74.5 67.5-80.4
Onslow 235 76 22.7 17.5-28.8 159 77.3 71.2-82.5
Orange 222 51 19.9 14.8-26.2 171 80.1 73.8-85.2
Pitt 266 75 21.9 17.0-27.7 191 78.1 72.3-83.0
Randolph 252 97 28.4 22.4-35.3 155 71.6 64.7-77.6
Robeson 254 86 28.3 22.1-35.4 168 71.7 64.6-77.9
Rowan 267 95 30.1 23.4-37.8 172 69.9 62.2-76.6
Union 253 74 23.3 17.9-29.6 179 76.7 70.4-82.1
Wake 335 66 14.7 11.1-19.3 269 85.3 80.7-88.9
Wayne 304 101 24.3 19.3-30.0 203 75.7 70.0-80.7
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,319 1,112 26.4 24.6-28.2 2,207 73.6 71.8-75.4
Piedmont 4,589 1,452 22.8 21.3-24.3 3,137 77.2 75.7-78.7
Western NC 1,737 641 28.6 26.2-31.2 1,096 71.4 68.8-73.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,124 394 27.9 24.9-31.1 730 72.1 68.9-75.1
Northwest 1,997 717 26.9 24.5-29.5 1,280 73.1 70.5-75.5
Charlotte 1,249 400 24.6 21.8-27.5 849 75.4 72.5-78.2
Greensboro 1,129 388 25.9 22.7-29.4 741 74.1 70.6-77.3
Southern Regional 963 303 22.7 19.8-25.8 660 77.3 74.2-80.2
Coastal 469 154 27.1 22.6-32.2 315 72.9 67.8-77.4
Wake 1,031 265 17.3 14.7-20.3 766 82.7 79.7-85.3
Area L 303 108 26.9 21.8-32.8 195 73.1 67.2-78.2
Eastern 1,380 476 28.8 25.9-31.9 904 71.2 68.1-74.1

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* This question was asked of respondents who reported not being pregnant at time of interview.

^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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