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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 3,089 1,273 40.1 37.4-42.9 1,816 59.9 57.1-62.6
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 76 31 45.8 26.7-66.2 45 54.2 33.8-73.3
Buncombe 74 32 48.1 33.3-63.2 42 51.9 36.8-66.7
Cabarrus 69 27 28.2 17.9-41.4 42 71.8 58.6-82.1
Catawba 91 40 42.5 31.0-54.8 51 57.5 45.2-69.0
Cumberland 86 41 39.1 23.8-56.8 45 60.9 43.2-76.2
Davidson 90 40 33.2 21.7-47.0 50 66.8 53.0-78.3
Durham 64 30 44.3 30.2-59.5 34 55.7 40.5-69.8
Forsyth 68 36 50.2 35.5-64.8 32 49.8 35.2-64.5
Gaston 97 36 37.5 26.6-49.8 61 62.5 50.2-73.4
Guilford 96 40 47.9 33.0-63.1 56 52.1 36.9-67.0
Iredell 79 36 44.9 32.1-58.5 43 55.1 41.5-67.9
Johnston 92 37 37.5 27.1-49.2 55 62.5 50.8-72.9
Mecklenburg 109 35 24.6 16.5-35.1 74 75.4 64.9-83.5
New Hanover 68 24 30.6 19.1-45.1 44 69.4 54.9-80.9
Onslow 74 29 33.6 22.8-46.5 45 66.4 53.5-77.2
Orange 60 20 31.2 18.4-47.7 40 68.8 52.3-81.6
Pitt 67 23 42.5 25.0-62.2 44 57.5 37.8-75.0
Randolph 84 29 27.5 18.6-38.7 55 72.5 61.3-81.4
Robeson 74 27 32.6 21.9-45.6 47 67.4 54.4-78.1
Rowan 97 36 31.3 19.9-45.5 61 68.7 54.5-80.1
Union 68 35 41.9 25.8-59.8 33 58.1 40.2-74.2
Wake 95 40 39.2 27.8-51.9 55 60.8 48.1-72.2
Wayne 88 42 42.2 28.6-57.1 46 57.8 42.9-71.4
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,014 431 43.4 38.3-48.6 583 56.6 51.4-61.7
Piedmont 1,465 603 37.9 34.3-41.8 862 62.1 58.2-65.7
Western NC 610 239 42.2 37.0-47.6 371 57.8 52.4-63.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 394 159 44.7 37.9-51.7 235 55.3 48.3-62.1
Northwest 683 290 40.2 35.2-45.3 393 59.8 54.7-64.8
Charlotte 399 155 32.4 26.6-38.8 244 67.6 61.2-73.4
Greensboro 364 141 43.1 34.7-51.9 223 56.9 48.1-65.3
Southern Regional 275 119 42.1 33.1-51.7 156 57.9 48.3-66.9
Coastal 136 57 43.3 30.5-57.1 79 56.7 42.9-69.5
Wake 306 128 36.6 29.4-44.5 178 63.4 55.5-70.6
Area L 97 44 46.5 34.6-58.8 53 53.5 41.2-65.4
Eastern 435 180 42.9 34.6-51.7 255 57.1 48.3-65.4

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*Asked only of care givers providing care to those age 60 and older.

^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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