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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,811 11,627 68.9 67.6-70.1 1,803 9.1 8.6- 9.7 2,381 22.0 20.8-23.2
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 390 294 67.2 58.5-74.9 50 9.9 7.0-13.8 46 22.9 15.5-32.5
Buncombe 345 262 72.3 65.5-78.1 34 9.8 6.6-14.3 49 18.0 12.9-24.5
Cabarrus 369 287 74.2 66.8-80.4 39 10.9 7.1-16.4 43 14.9 9.9-21.8
Catawba 448 341 71.0 64.9-76.4 53 10.5 7.6-14.4 54 18.5 13.8-24.5
Cumberland 475 304 57.2 50.5-63.6 61 11.6 8.6-15.4 110 31.3 24.9-38.4
Davidson 408 297 70.0 63.4-75.8 49 9.1 6.1-13.5 62 20.9 15.8-27.1
Durham 396 286 63.3 55.7-70.3 39 7.1 4.8-10.5 71 29.5 22.7-37.5
Forsyth 408 314 75.2 69.0-80.5 44 7.8 5.6-10.7 50 17.0 12.1-23.3
Gaston 413 325 75.6 68.4-81.6 42 7.6 5.3-10.9 46 16.8 11.3-24.3
Guilford 420 304 66.8 59.5-73.4 53 9.7 6.8-13.6 63 23.5 17.3-31.0
Iredell 430 326 73.6 67.6-78.8 50 8.0 5.8-11.0 54 18.4 13.6-24.4
Johnston 470 342 67.1 60.6-73.0 55 10.8 7.6-15.1 73 22.1 16.9-28.5
Mecklenburg 675 504 71.2 66.6-75.5 82 9.3 7.3-11.8 89 19.4 15.5-24.0
New Hanover 371 278 67.4 59.0-74.8 44 9.9 7.0-13.8 49 22.7 15.5-32.1
Onslow 410 257 53.8 47.3-60.2 60 13.0 9.2-18.0 93 33.2 27.0-40.1
Orange 381 280 66.7 58.6-74.0 37 7.5 5.3-10.6 64 25.8 18.6-34.5
Pitt 391 284 69.7 62.9-75.8 49 10.5 7.3-14.8 58 19.8 14.5-26.5
Randolph 401 292 69.9 62.9-76.2 50 10.6 7.3-15.2 59 19.4 14.0-26.3
Robeson 396 274 62.4 54.6-69.7 48 8.7 6.3-12.0 74 28.9 22.2-36.5
Rowan 447 353 75.4 69.0-80.9 44 8.1 5.7-11.4 50 16.5 11.7-22.8
Union 407 309 68.7 61.1-75.4 36 7.4 5.0-10.6 62 23.9 17.4-32.0
Wake 586 444 72.5 67.3-77.2 53 7.3 5.3- 9.9 89 20.2 15.8-25.4
Wayne 444 326 62.9 54.4-70.7 42 8.4 5.8-12.0 76 28.7 20.9-38.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 5,293 3,740 64.4 62.3-66.5 665 10.7 9.7-11.8 888 24.9 22.9-27.0
Piedmont 7,607 5,727 70.6 68.9-72.3 833 8.5 7.8- 9.4 1,047 20.8 19.2-22.6
Western NC 2,911 2,160 70.4 67.8-72.8 305 8.4 7.3- 9.7 446 21.2 18.8-23.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,905 1,385 68.2 65.1-71.2 197 8.3 6.9-10.0 323 23.4 20.6-26.6
Northwest 3,315 2,537 73.7 71.2-76.0 365 8.6 7.5- 9.7 413 17.8 15.6-20.2
Charlotte 2,098 1,607 72.5 69.5-75.2 221 8.6 7.3-10.1 270 18.9 16.3-21.8
Greensboro 1,814 1,331 66.7 62.7-70.6 210 9.3 7.6-11.2 273 24.0 20.3-28.1
Southern Regional 1,544 1,047 62.8 58.9-66.5 205 11.3 9.4-13.5 292 25.9 22.4-29.8
Coastal 776 564 67.3 62.3-72.0 94 10.1 8.0-12.7 118 22.6 18.2-27.7
Wake 1,719 1,273 69.5 65.7-73.1 176 7.6 6.2- 9.2 270 22.9 19.4-26.8
Area L 474 363 70.1 63.8-75.7 52 10.8 7.4-15.4 59 19.1 14.3-25.2
Eastern 2,166 1,520 63.3 59.7-66.8 283 11.1 9.6-12.9 363 25.5 22.1-29.4

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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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