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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 9,711 9,102 92.2 91.1-93.2 609 7.8 6.8- 8.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 265 249 93.0 86.2-96.5 16 7.0 3.5-13.8
Buncombe 218 209 94.6 86.9-97.9 9 5.4 2.1-13.1
Cabarrus 227 213 92.7 85.4-96.5 14 7.3 3.5-14.6
Catawba 268 250 90.8 84.0-94.9 18 9.2 5.1-16.0
Cumberland 309 289 94.8 91.5-96.8 20 5.2 3.2- 8.5
Davidson 238 220 94.5 90.3-97.0 18 5.5 3.0- 9.7
Durham 249 236 91.1 84.9-95.0 13 8.9 5.0-15.1
Forsyth 246 236 91.9 81.0-96.8 10 8.1 3.2-19.0
Gaston 237 217 90.9 82.9-95.4 20 9.1 4.6-17.1
Guilford 258 243 88.5 75.8-95.0 15 11.5 5.0-24.2
Iredell 278 262 93.6 88.4-96.5 16 6.4 3.5-11.6
Johnston 288 274 94.3 89.3-97.0 14 5.7 3.0-10.7
Mecklenburg 397 373 92.6 87.5-95.7 24 7.4 4.3-12.5
New Hanover 225 220 98.1 95.2-99.3 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8
Onslow 238 231 95.3 87.3-98.4 7 4.7 1.6-12.7
Orange 223 216 95.7 86.3-98.7 7 4.3 1.3-13.7
Pitt 267 251 93.0 87.6-96.2 16 7.0 3.8-12.4
Randolph 254 237 92.5 84.7-96.5 17 7.5 3.5-15.3
Robeson 254 228 86.7 79.7-91.6 26 13.3 8.4-20.3
Rowan 267 254 96.3 93.3-98.0 13 3.7 2.0- 6.7
Union 255 237 90.5 81.1-95.5 18 9.5 4.5-18.9
Wake 337 317 93.4 89.1-96.1 20 6.6 3.9-10.9
Wayne 303 281 94.4 91.1-96.5 22 5.6 3.5- 8.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,344 3,128 92.8 91.3-94.1 216 7.2 5.9- 8.7
Piedmont 4,628 4,347 91.8 90.0-93.3 281 8.2 6.7-10.0
Western NC 1,739 1,627 92.6 90.0-94.5 112 7.4 5.5-10.0
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,124 1,066 94.8 92.2-96.5 58 5.2 3.5- 7.8
Northwest 2,011 1,876 92.1 89.6-94.1 135 7.9 5.9-10.4
Charlotte 1,264 1,176 91.9 89.0-94.1 88 8.1 5.9-11.0
Greensboro 1,134 1,069 91.0 86.0-94.4 65 9.0 5.6-14.0
Southern Regional 970 881 90.2 86.7-92.8 89 9.8 7.2-13.3
Coastal 470 444 94.9 92.3-96.7 26 5.1 3.3- 7.7
Wake 1,040 984 91.5 87.4-94.3 56 8.5 5.7-12.6
Area L 308 288 91.6 86.1-95.0 20 8.4 5.0-13.9
Eastern 1,390 1,318 94.2 91.3-96.2 72 5.8 3.8- 8.7

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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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