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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 15,808 13,905 82.2 81.0-83.3 1,903 17.8 16.7-19.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 390 354 86.6 79.5-91.5 36 13.4 8.5-20.5
Buncombe 345 304 85.6 79.8-89.9 41 14.4 10.1-20.2
Cabarrus 369 331 87.9 82.7-91.6 38 12.1 8.4-17.3
Catawba 448 394 83.8 78.2-88.2 54 16.2 11.8-21.8
Cumberland 476 417 81.6 74.0-87.4 59 18.4 12.6-26.0
Davidson 407 346 80.1 74.0-85.0 61 19.9 15.0-26.0
Durham 395 348 73.4 64.1-80.9 47 26.6 19.1-35.9
Forsyth 408 369 87.9 82.6-91.8 39 12.1 8.2-17.4
Gaston 413 352 78.0 70.2-84.3 61 22.0 15.7-29.8
Guilford 422 389 87.9 81.1-92.5 33 12.1 7.5-18.9
Iredell 429 383 85.2 79.6-89.5 46 14.8 10.5-20.4
Johnston 470 408 80.6 73.9-85.9 62 19.4 14.1-26.1
Mecklenburg 677 607 85.0 80.7-88.5 70 15.0 11.5-19.3
New Hanover 371 347 85.6 76.6-91.5 24 14.4 8.5-23.4
Onslow 410 364 85.8 80.0-90.2 46 14.2 9.8-20.0
Orange 379 353 89.0 83.4-92.8 26 11.0 7.2-16.6
Pitt 391 346 84.6 77.5-89.8 45 15.4 10.2-22.5
Randolph 399 354 81.1 73.2-87.2 45 18.9 12.8-26.8
Robeson 397 308 71.4 64.2-77.7 89 28.6 22.3-35.8
Rowan 447 394 76.5 68.7-82.9 53 23.5 17.1-31.3
Union 409 369 82.6 74.3-88.7 40 17.4 11.3-25.7
Wake 584 525 82.3 76.7-86.8 59 17.7 13.2-23.3
Wayne 447 400 81.9 72.1-88.8 47 18.1 11.2-27.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,296 4,627 81.3 79.3-83.2 669 18.7 16.8-20.7
Piedmont 7,603 6,770 83.0 81.3-84.6 833 17.0 15.4-18.7
Western NC 2,909 2,508 80.5 78.1-82.8 401 19.5 17.2-21.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,906 1,644 80.4 77.5-83.1 262 19.6 16.9-22.5
Northwest 3,310 2,891 81.8 79.4-84.0 419 18.2 16.0-20.6
Charlotte 2,102 1,872 84.8 82.1-87.0 230 15.2 13.0-17.9
Greensboro 1,812 1,640 84.8 81.0-88.0 172 15.2 12.0-19.0
Southern Regional 1,545 1,309 80.0 76.2-83.2 236 20.0 16.8-23.8
Coastal 776 687 82.8 78.2-86.6 89 17.2 13.4-21.8
Wake 1,715 1,512 79.9 75.9-83.4 203 20.1 16.6-24.1
Area L 474 418 81.8 75.8-86.6 56 18.2 13.4-24.2
Eastern 2,168 1,932 83.4 80.0-86.3 236 16.6 13.7-20.0

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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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