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2009 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 1,661 1,153 69.8 66.3-73.1 508 30.2 26.9-33.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 45 33 78.2 63.5-88.1 12 21.8 11.9-36.5
Buncombe 66 44 67.6 53.8-78.9 22 32.4 21.1-46.2
Cabarrus 37 20 50.0 31.8-68.3 17 50.0 31.7-68.2
Catawba 57 39 64.5 49.3-77.3 18 35.5 22.7-50.7
Cumberland 34 22 72.9 54.2-86.0 12 27.1 14.0-45.8
Davidson 54 37 70.2 54.8-82.1 17 29.8 17.9-45.2
Durham 59 47 84.1 72.6-91.3 12 15.9 8.7-27.4
Forsyth 50 41 85.3 72.7-92.7 9 14.7 7.3-27.3
Gaston 47 32 67.5 51.0-80.6 15 32.5 19.4-49.0
Guilford 49 30 65.4 49.8-78.3 19 34.6 21.7-50.2
Iredell 49 37 68.5 51.7-81.5 12 31.5 18.5-48.3
Johnston 42 21 56.6 37.9-73.6 21 43.4 26.4-62.1
Mecklenburg 67 50 81.7 70.7-89.2 17 18.3 10.8-29.3
New Hanover 61 40 61.9 47.5-74.4 21 38.1 25.6-52.5
Onslow 48 35 74.0 56.5-86.3 13 26.0 13.7-43.5
Orange 55 45 79.5 63.4-89.7 10 20.5 10.3-36.6
Pitt 50 37 74.7 59.6-85.6 13 25.3 14.4-40.4
Randolph 45 27 57.4 38.9-74.0 18 42.6 26.0-61.1
Robeson 33 19 64.5 44.1-80.7 14 35.5 19.3-55.9
Rowan 59 41 67.3 52.6-79.2 18 32.7 20.8-47.4
Union 38 26 58.8 37.5-77.3 12 41.2 22.7-62.5
Wake 65 48 76.1 63.1-85.5 17 23.9 14.5-36.9
Wayne 39 28 70.9 53.4-83.8 11 29.1 16.2-46.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 428 286 68.1 60.5-74.8 142 31.9 25.2-39.5
Piedmont 849 600 70.9 66.1-75.3 249 29.1 24.7-33.9
Western NC 384 267 68.9 63.1-74.2 117 31.1 25.8-36.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 288 199 70.1 63.3-76.0 89 29.9 24.0-36.7
Northwest 376 270 71.5 65.5-76.8 106 28.5 23.2-34.5
Charlotte 209 144 73.3 65.3-80.1 65 26.7 19.9-34.7
Greensboro 214 146 61.1 49.6-71.5 68 38.9 28.5-50.4
Southern Regional 116 78 73.2 58.8-84.0 38 26.8 16.0-41.2
Coastal 80 53 66.9 50.7-79.9 27 33.1 20.1-49.3
Wake 180 124 73.6 64.3-81.1 56 26.4 18.9-35.7
Area L 20 13 70.8 46.1-87.3 7 29.2 12.7-53.9
Eastern 178 126 65.5 52.9-76.1 52 34.5 23.9-47.1

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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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