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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 9,757 7,872 66.5 64.9-68.1 1,885 33.5 31.9-35.1
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 268 227 73.3 64.9-80.2 41 26.7 19.8-35.1
Buncombe 218 179 67.4 57.5-75.9 39 32.6 24.1-42.5
Cabarrus 228 181 61.8 50.6-71.8 47 38.2 28.2-49.4
Catawba 269 225 72.3 63.5-79.6 44 27.7 20.4-36.5
Cumberland 310 245 67.8 60.1-74.6 65 32.2 25.4-39.9
Davidson 240 185 59.6 49.6-68.9 55 40.4 31.1-50.4
Durham 249 188 62.1 54.0-69.5 61 37.9 30.5-46.0
Forsyth 246 207 73.4 64.7-80.6 39 26.6 19.4-35.3
Gaston 237 197 68.7 57.9-77.9 40 31.3 22.1-42.1
Guilford 258 212 68.8 58.1-77.9 46 31.2 22.1-41.9
Iredell 278 220 62.8 54.2-70.6 58 37.2 29.4-45.8
Johnston 288 231 58.8 49.3-67.6 57 41.2 32.4-50.7
Mecklenburg 399 311 63.2 56.3-69.6 88 36.8 30.4-43.7
New Hanover 225 196 77.3 68.3-84.4 29 22.7 15.6-31.7
Onslow 240 170 51.3 43.2-59.3 70 48.7 40.7-56.8
Orange 224 194 79.7 71.2-86.2 30 20.3 13.8-28.8
Pitt 269 219 71.0 61.9-78.7 50 29.0 21.3-38.1
Randolph 255 201 62.6 52.8-71.6 54 37.4 28.4-47.2
Robeson 259 210 68.7 60.1-76.2 49 31.3 23.8-39.9
Rowan 267 227 69.8 58.7-79.0 40 30.2 21.0-41.3
Union 256 188 60.0 51.6-67.8 68 40.0 32.2-48.4
Wake 338 260 60.5 52.9-67.6 78 39.5 32.4-47.1
Wayne 305 241 65.5 57.1-73.0 64 34.5 27.0-42.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,363 2,716 67.6 65.0-70.0 647 32.4 30.0-35.0
Piedmont 4,646 3,731 65.8 63.3-68.1 915 34.2 31.9-36.7
Western NC 1,748 1,425 67.5 64.0-70.9 323 32.5 29.1-36.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,133 929 67.4 63.0-71.6 204 32.6 28.4-37.0
Northwest 2,014 1,641 67.8 64.2-71.3 373 32.2 28.7-35.8
Charlotte 1,269 1,003 66.7 62.6-70.7 266 33.3 29.3-37.4
Greensboro 1,142 947 71.3 66.1-75.9 195 28.7 24.1-33.9
Southern Regional 978 764 64.3 59.5-68.8 214 35.7 31.2-40.5
Coastal 472 397 72.0 65.3-77.8 75 28.0 22.2-34.7
Wake 1,041 804 59.8 54.8-64.6 237 40.2 35.4-45.2
Area L 309 262 73.4 65.7-79.9 47 26.6 20.1-34.3
Eastern 1,399 1,125 66.8 62.7-70.7 274 33.2 29.3-37.3

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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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