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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
< 20 years 20 to 50 years 50 to 75 years 75 years and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,499 54 3.6 2.4- 5.4 184 13.4 11.1-16.1 582 42.6 38.6-46.7 679 40.3 36.5-44.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 46 5 10.5 4.0-25.0 4 12.5 4.6-29.6 14 36.5 22.1-53.7 23 40.6 26.5-56.5
Buncombe 52 0 0.0 . - . 7 16.0 7.3-31.5 18 34.4 21.3-50.3 27 49.7 34.2-65.2
Cabarrus 43 2 3.1 0.7-12.1 4 9.7 3.1-26.5 17 40.8 23.4-60.9 20 46.4 26.8-67.2
Catawba 52 1 1.7 0.2-11.0 5 12.4 4.9-27.8 19 36.0 23.0-51.4 27 49.9 34.8-65.2
Cumberland 47 1 1.5 0.2- 9.8 7 13.9 5.0-32.8 19 47.7 30.8-65.2 20 37.0 22.3-54.5
Davidson 54 2 7.1 1.8-24.2 3 10.8 3.1-31.9 19 36.3 23.4-51.6 30 45.7 31.5-60.7
Durham 46 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9 3 12.2 3.8-32.6 19 39.8 25.1-56.7 21 44.8 29.2-61.4
Forsyth 43 0 0.0 . - . 7 17.3 8.0-33.4 16 41.8 25.7-59.9 20 40.9 25.1-58.8
Gaston 39 2 4.5 1.0-18.1 7 16.8 7.4-33.6 11 22.4 11.5-39.1 19 56.3 37.4-73.5
Guilford 35 3 14.0 4.5-36.2 5 16.4 6.2-36.8 6 20.8 8.2-43.7 21 48.8 30.7-67.2
Iredell 46 4 12.3 4.4-29.9 8 20.7 10.2-37.7 14 27.3 16.0-42.5 20 39.7 25.3-56.1
Johnston 42 4 8.0 2.8-20.9 3 5.9 1.8-17.7 18 48.4 30.9-66.2 17 37.7 22.2-56.2
Mecklenburg 71 0 0.0 . - . 14 18.5 9.8-32.0 31 47.0 31.7-62.9 26 34.5 21.5-50.4
New Hanover 46 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 6 20.6 8.9-40.7 21 41.8 25.4-60.3 18 36.9 22.3-54.5
Onslow 49 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5 9 15.3 7.5-28.7 20 47.5 31.1-64.4 19 35.9 21.6-53.1
Orange 34 1 5.2 0.7-29.0 7 20.3 9.0-39.4 11 33.6 18.5-52.9 15 41.0 23.9-60.5
Pitt 44 0 0.0 . - . 9 15.1 7.1-29.3 19 41.7 25.3-60.1 16 43.2 24.9-63.6
Randolph 44 1 1.8 0.2-11.9 4 11.2 3.8-28.6 25 66.6 48.5-80.8 14 20.5 10.9-35.1
Robeson 42 1 5.3 0.8-29.4 7 13.3 5.7-28.0 16 41.0 23.9-60.5 18 40.4 22.6-61.1
Rowan 49 1 1.8 0.3-12.2 6 25.4 11.4-47.5 21 44.5 28.8-61.4 21 28.3 17.4-42.5
Union 34 2 7.0 1.7-24.7 4 7.8 2.7-20.4 13 48.8 30.5-67.5 15 36.4 21.0-55.2
Wake 63 2 3.6 0.9-13.4 6 8.3 3.5-18.7 21 37.4 24.2-52.8 34 50.7 36.1-65.1
Wayne 37 2 2.9 0.6-13.0 3 8.1 2.4-24.3 17 54.5 36.9-71.1 15 34.5 20.3-52.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 418 16 5.1 2.2-11.6 54 12.5 8.1-18.7 177 40.9 33.8-48.3 171 41.5 34.4-48.9
Piedmont 746 31 3.4 2.2- 5.1 94 13.2 10.4-16.7 277 43.3 37.7-49.1 344 40.1 34.8-45.7
Western NC 335 7 1.9 0.8- 4.4 36 16.0 10.6-23.4 128 43.0 35.3-51.0 164 39.1 32.5-46.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 212 5 2.2 0.8- 6.0 23 17.1 10.7-26.2 76 36.2 28.5-44.7 108 44.4 36.3-52.9
Northwest 377 10 2.8 1.5- 5.4 44 16.7 11.9-22.9 145 43.0 36.1-50.1 178 37.5 31.5-43.9
Charlotte 201 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8 31 14.8 9.4-22.4 78 45.3 35.0-56.0 85 38.2 28.7-48.6
Greensboro 167 11 7.8 3.8-15.3 23 15.5 9.0-25.3 56 42.8 29.6-57.2 77 34.0 24.2-45.3
Southern Regional 136 5 4.3 1.4-12.8 18 11.9 5.6-23.3 59 49.4 35.8-63.2 54 34.4 22.9-48.1
Coastal 61 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 7 12.3 5.4-25.9 25 34.4 20.4-51.9 27 52.3 35.0-69.0
Wake 161 9 3.3 1.4- 7.5 12 6.9 3.6-12.9 64 41.0 30.9-52.0 76 48.7 37.8-59.8
Area L 17 2 20.0 4.6-56.3 4 29.0 10.5-58.8 5 23.1 8.7-48.7 6 27.9 11.6-53.3
Eastern 167 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8 22 5.7 3.5- 9.3 74 47.0 34.5-59.9 68 46.7 34.3-59.5

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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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