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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 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 68 2 2.0 0.5- 7.8 66 98.0 92.2-99.5
Buncombe 53 2 3.1 0.7-12.5 51 96.9 87.5-99.3
Cabarrus 50 4 4.6 1.6-12.4 46 95.4 87.6-98.4
Catawba 76 4 3.9 1.4-10.6 72 96.1 89.4-98.6
Cumberland 97 14 14.2 8.1-23.8 83 85.8 76.2-91.9
Davidson 72 5 5.6 2.2-13.5 67 94.4 86.5-97.8
Durham 55 6 8.2 3.2-19.1 49 91.8 80.9-96.8
Forsyth 57 9 16.6 7.7-32.1 48 83.4 67.9-92.3
Gaston 59 1 3.8 0.5-22.3 58 96.2 77.7-99.5
Guilford 54 5 7.2 2.5-19.3 49 92.8 80.7-97.5
Iredell 57 3 3.8 1.1-12.1 54 96.2 87.9-98.9
Johnston 70 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 68 99.0 95.9-99.8
Mecklenburg 86 8 16.1 7.8-30.2 78 83.9 69.8-92.2
New Hanover 65 6 21.6 5.5-56.5 59 78.4 43.5-94.5
Onslow 63 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6 60 97.5 92.4-99.2
Orange 42 4 5.0 1.7-14.1 38 95.0 85.9-98.3
Pitt 56 7 9.5 4.3-19.7 49 90.5 80.3-95.7
Randolph 70 4 7.0 2.3-19.2 66 93.0 80.8-97.7
Robeson 89 8 8.3 3.8-17.1 81 91.7 82.9-96.2
Rowan 92 6 5.6 2.4-12.5 86 94.4 87.5-97.6
Union 55 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 53 98.2 92.8-99.6
Wake 101 5 3.8 1.4- 9.9 96 96.2 90.1-98.6
Wayne 80 4 6.0 1.7-19.0 76 94.0 81.0-98.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 973 89 10.6 7.8-14.2 884 89.4 85.8-92.2
Piedmont 1,178 78 6.4 4.7- 8.5 1,100 93.6 91.5-95.3
Western NC 496 40 6.3 4.3- 9.0 456 93.7 91.0-95.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 328 26 6.8 4.2-11.0 302 93.2 89.0-95.8
Northwest 555 42 6.6 4.5- 9.5 513 93.4 90.5-95.5
Charlotte 293 19 9.3 5.3-15.8 274 90.7 84.2-94.7
Greensboro 271 16 5.0 2.6- 9.4 255 95.0 90.6-97.4
Southern Regional 310 31 9.8 6.5-14.5 279 90.2 85.5-93.5
Coastal 136 11 13.1 4.3-33.4 125 86.9 66.6-95.7
Wake 280 17 4.5 2.4- 8.2 263 95.5 91.8-97.6
Area L 97 10 9.0 4.0-19.1 87 91.0 80.9-96.0
Eastern 377 35 10.8 7.2-15.8 342 89.2 84.2-92.8

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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