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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 35 Age 35 to 55 Age 55 to 65 Age 65 to 75 Age 75 and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,811 263 17.4 14.7-20.5 601 37.2 33.8-40.8 443 22.9 20.1-26.1 343 14.5 12.4-16.8 161 7.9 6.3-10.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 52 8 19.4 9.1-36.8 11 25.4 14.0-41.5 17 31.1 19.1-46.3 9 13.0 6.5-24.5 7 11.1 5.1-22.5
Buncombe 76 11 13.8 6.7-26.2 28 42.0 29.6-55.5 21 26.8 17.4-39.0 9 13.0 6.7-23.7 7 4.4 2.1- 9.3
Cabarrus 38 6 21.0 8.7-42.7 6 16.7 7.1-34.6 8 25.6 12.0-46.6 8 14.4 6.7-28.1 10 22.3 11.4-39.1
Catawba 61 10 18.1 9.3-32.2 15 34.0 21.5-49.3 16 20.6 12.2-32.6 13 18.7 10.7-30.6 7 8.6 3.9-17.8
Cumberland 43 7 20.1 8.9-39.4 14 42.3 26.3-60.1 6 14.4 6.2-29.9 10 15.2 7.7-28.0 6 7.9 3.3-17.5
Davidson 58 3 6.1 1.6-20.7 23 45.5 31.6-60.2 18 28.3 17.6-42.2 11 14.0 7.3-25.2 3 6.1 1.9-17.4
Durham 62 7 15.5 7.1-30.6 21 34.6 22.5-49.1 16 26.4 16.2-40.0 14 19.5 11.2-31.9 4 3.9 1.4-10.6
Forsyth 55 5 16.2 6.5-34.9 20 40.9 27.2-56.1 16 25.5 15.3-39.4 11 13.3 7.0-24.0 3 4.1 1.2-12.5
Gaston 50 11 32.4 17.9-51.2 16 30.7 18.2-47.0 13 23.7 13.1-38.9 5 6.0 2.3-14.7 5 7.2 2.8-17.2
Guilford 53 4 11.6 4.3-27.9 22 45.6 31.1-60.9 12 19.4 10.8-32.5 8 12.0 5.7-23.5 7 11.3 4.8-24.6
Iredell 49 7 13.2 6.1-26.2 16 34.3 21.0-50.8 11 23.8 13.0-39.3 13 25.4 14.5-40.6 2 3.4 0.8-13.5
Johnston 44 6 18.2 7.9-36.7 12 37.1 19.5-58.8 12 21.2 11.2-36.4 10 18.3 9.2-33.0 4 5.3 1.9-14.0
Mecklenburg 68 14 21.0 12.3-33.6 27 47.8 34.3-61.5 14 18.2 10.4-29.7 8 8.5 3.8-17.9 5 4.5 1.7-11.4
New Hanover 65 8 12.2 5.6-24.8 19 33.4 21.6-47.6 16 25.8 16.0-38.9 13 16.2 9.2-27.0 9 12.4 6.3-22.9
Onslow 51 12 33.7 19.7-51.4 18 38.0 24.0-54.3 7 7.7 3.4-16.5 10 11.7 5.8-22.0 4 8.9 3.2-22.2
Orange 59 7 17.5 8.3-33.3 22 40.9 27.8-55.4 14 19.0 10.7-31.6 13 19.6 10.8-32.9 3 3.0 0.9- 9.5
Pitt 55 8 17.3 8.3-32.7 16 31.5 19.4-46.6 12 23.9 13.5-38.6 12 16.9 9.3-28.6 7 10.5 4.8-21.5
Randolph 52 6 17.5 7.9-34.5 14 31.0 17.1-49.6 17 29.2 17.3-44.8 13 20.3 11.3-33.7 2 2.0 0.5- 7.7
Robeson 40 3 18.3 5.1-48.5 15 33.7 18.5-53.1 11 19.1 9.7-34.2 7 14.1 6.3-28.6 4 14.8 3.7-43.9
Rowan 65 9 17.8 8.7-33.0 17 28.1 17.4-42.2 19 32.7 20.4-47.9 17 18.8 11.2-29.8 3 2.5 0.7- 8.9
Union 42 6 18.8 8.3-37.1 16 50.1 32.1-68.0 11 18.1 9.4-32.2 5 7.4 2.9-17.7 4 5.6 1.9-15.2
Wake 79 9 13.1 6.6-24.1 30 43.1 31.4-55.6 22 25.3 16.5-36.9 13 12.8 7.2-21.8 5 5.7 2.3-13.3
Wayne 41 7 24.3 11.8-43.5 16 35.8 21.9-52.6 9 18.7 9.1-34.7 7 18.9 8.5-36.7 2 2.3 0.6- 9.0
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 471 74 20.1 14.5-27.0 153 36.6 29.4-44.3 107 20.6 15.4-27.1 87 13.9 9.8-19.5 50 8.8 5.9-13.0
Piedmont 923 119 16.0 12.6-20.1 301 37.1 32.6-41.8 242 24.5 20.5-28.9 180 14.3 11.8-17.3 81 8.1 5.8-11.3
Western NC 417 70 17.8 13.6-23.0 147 38.9 33.3-44.8 94 21.6 17.4-26.5 76 16.2 12.7-20.5 30 5.4 3.7- 7.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 310 51 15.9 11.3-21.9 103 37.7 31.1-44.8 75 22.8 17.8-28.8 58 17.7 13.4-23.0 23 5.9 3.8- 9.1
Northwest 406 53 15.8 11.5-21.3 137 37.1 31.4-43.2 102 24.7 19.9-30.1 87 16.6 12.9-21.2 27 5.9 3.3-10.2
Charlotte 220 40 22.7 15.7-31.7 72 40.2 31.6-49.5 49 17.7 12.7-24.1 33 11.2 7.2-17.1 26 8.2 4.8-13.5
Greensboro 238 27 13.8 8.2-22.3 77 35.2 26.5-45.0 66 26.4 17.9-37.2 46 13.3 9.0-19.2 22 11.2 5.4-21.7
Southern Regional 138 19 15.9 8.8-27.0 46 31.4 20.8-44.3 27 24.0 13.1-39.9 27 16.9 10.0-27.2 19 11.8 6.4-20.6
Coastal 84 12 21.5 9.9-40.7 25 37.3 23.3-53.8 23 24.5 14.4-38.4 15 10.6 5.6-19.3 9 6.1 2.9-12.2
Wake 198 24 16.6 9.7-27.0 69 41.0 32.0-50.7 53 23.4 17.0-31.4 39 14.7 9.8-21.4 13 4.2 2.1- 8.2
Area L 24 3 17.6 4.7-48.3 7 35.1 14.8-62.7 8 26.8 11.8-50.1 3 13.7 4.2-36.6 3 6.7 2.0-20.5
Eastern 193 34 19.7 12.3-30.1 65 36.6 25.9-48.9 40 19.5 11.9-30.3 35 12.9 6.8-23.3 19 11.2 5.9-20.2

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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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