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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Family doctor Internist Oncologist Cancer surgeon Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,647 941 58.4 54.7-62.0 219 12.5 10.4-14.9 135 8.2 6.5-10.2 62 3.8 2.6- 5.4 290 17.2 14.6-20.2
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 43 21 42.7 27.9-59.0 9 21.4 11.2-37.1 3 12.5 3.7-34.6 2 5.9 1.2-24.1 8 17.4 8.4-32.8
Buncombe 66 34 56.5 42.6-69.4 11 11.3 6.0-20.4 4 7.6 2.2-23.3 4 6.0 2.2-15.0 13 18.7 10.4-31.2
Cabarrus 36 19 58.4 39.7-74.9 4 11.8 3.8-31.1 2 4.9 1.1-19.0 2 6.2 1.5-21.9 9 18.8 9.2-34.5
Catawba 57 34 64.5 50.3-76.6 4 5.0 1.8-13.6 3 5.9 1.7-18.2 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 15 22.5 13.0-36.0
Cumberland 33 20 61.2 36.1-81.5 2 4.2 0.9-17.0 3 4.7 1.4-14.5 2 18.3 3.6-56.9 6 11.6 4.3-28.0
Davidson 53 33 62.5 46.7-76.0 4 4.9 1.6-14.1 2 2.9 0.7-11.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5 13 28.7 16.5-45.1
Durham 60 34 55.0 40.7-68.5 14 27.4 16.1-42.6 4 6.0 2.0-16.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 7 9.9 4.4-20.7
Forsyth 48 30 68.8 53.0-81.1 9 14.2 7.1-26.6 3 5.8 1.2-23.3 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 5 9.0 3.5-21.5
Gaston 47 28 56.5 40.4-71.4 3 6.0 1.5-20.9 5 9.3 3.5-22.7 2 3.8 0.9-14.2 9 24.4 12.6-41.8
Guilford 48 31 63.4 46.8-77.4 5 9.6 3.6-23.2 2 6.4 1.5-23.7 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2 9 19.8 9.6-36.3
Iredell 49 27 60.0 44.1-74.1 5 5.8 2.3-14.1 2 2.7 0.7-10.3 0 0.0 . - . 15 31.4 18.5-48.1
Johnston 42 26 63.9 45.2-79.1 3 6.1 1.9-18.0 3 6.1 1.9-18.3 1 1.5 0.2- 9.9 9 22.5 10.9-40.7
Mecklenburg 67 33 55.4 41.7-68.4 11 12.8 6.5-23.8 5 8.6 3.3-20.4 6 8.5 3.5-18.9 12 14.6 7.9-25.5
New Hanover 60 31 52.8 39.0-66.1 10 14.5 7.6-25.9 6 11.5 5.0-24.4 4 5.2 1.9-13.6 9 16.0 8.2-29.0
Onslow 47 24 48.5 32.6-64.8 3 3.9 1.1-12.7 9 23.6 11.5-42.4 0 0.0 . - . 11 23.9 12.8-40.2
Orange 53 21 44.0 29.6-59.5 9 18.6 9.7-32.8 8 14.0 6.2-28.3 1 1.7 0.2-11.2 14 21.7 12.3-35.3
Pitt 50 30 64.8 49.5-77.6 8 15.5 7.2-30.3 2 3.4 0.8-13.0 4 5.5 1.9-14.8 6 10.8 4.5-23.7
Randolph 48 34 66.3 47.2-81.3 0 0.0 . - . 7 20.3 8.0-42.8 0 0.0 . - . 7 13.4 6.0-27.1
Robeson 32 22 62.5 37.3-82.4 4 9.1 3.1-23.7 1 15.8 2.5-58.1 1 2.1 0.3-13.8 4 10.5 3.7-26.1
Rowan 58 32 54.1 39.8-67.7 11 20.9 11.3-35.2 4 6.6 2.4-17.0 2 3.0 0.7-11.5 9 15.4 7.8-28.3
Union 41 20 45.7 28.2-64.2 8 19.5 9.1-36.8 3 5.4 1.6-17.2 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 9 28.2 12.9-51.1
Wake 68 26 36.1 24.8-49.2 22 30.0 19.7-42.9 8 13.2 6.3-25.6 2 6.3 1.5-23.3 10 14.4 7.5-25.8
Wayne 39 22 58.7 41.1-74.2 2 2.5 0.6-10.2 4 8.0 2.9-20.1 5 15.9 6.5-34.0 6 14.9 5.8-33.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 421 249 61.2 53.3-68.5 44 9.0 5.6-14.2 41 9.6 6.3-14.5 20 3.9 1.8- 8.3 67 16.2 11.1-23.1
Piedmont 848 471 57.6 52.7-62.4 126 14.2 11.3-17.7 65 7.2 5.2- 9.9 25 3.3 1.9- 5.5 161 17.7 14.2-21.8
Western NC 378 221 55.6 49.4-61.5 49 12.5 9.2-16.8 29 9.0 5.7-13.9 17 5.5 3.2- 9.3 62 17.4 13.3-22.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 284 167 56.5 49.2-63.5 42 14.2 10.2-19.5 19 8.3 4.6-14.3 13 5.4 2.9-10.0 43 15.6 11.1-21.5
Northwest 368 217 62.5 56.4-68.3 40 9.2 6.5-12.9 25 6.3 3.8-10.2 9 2.6 1.3- 5.2 77 19.4 15.2-24.5
Charlotte 212 112 53.2 44.3-61.9 30 13.4 8.6-20.3 16 6.7 3.6-11.9 12 6.3 3.2-11.8 42 20.5 13.9-29.2
Greensboro 212 120 63.7 53.5-72.9 26 9.5 5.8-15.0 21 8.3 4.6-14.5 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 40 17.1 10.4-26.7
Southern Regional 114 72 57.8 42.7-71.6 11 12.3 4.8-27.8 8 5.4 2.3-12.4 4 4.8 1.0-20.4 19 19.7 10.3-34.3
Coastal 78 43 59.6 42.9-74.4 12 13.8 5.6-29.9 8 7.3 3.4-15.0 4 2.4 0.8- 6.6 11 16.9 6.7-36.4
Wake 184 96 49.6 39.8-59.5 39 20.8 14.5-28.8 16 9.8 5.4-17.2 4 3.6 1.0-12.3 29 16.2 10.0-25.2
Area L 20 12 70.8 47.4-86.8 1 4.1 0.5-24.5 4 15.7 5.5-37.2 2 5.7 1.2-22.9 1 3.7 0.5-22.8
Eastern 175 102 61.1 48.7-72.2 18 9.6 4.3-20.0 18 9.5 4.8-17.9 9 2.3 1.1- 4.9 28 17.4 9.3-30.2

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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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