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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Parent/Parent-in-law Child/Spouse Relative Non-realtive
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,512 605 42.8 38.8-46.8 295 16.0 13.7-18.5 364 27.7 23.9-31.8 248 13.5 11.3-16.1
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 46 17 37.7 23.8-54.1 9 20.0 10.1-35.8 15 28.3 16.4-44.4 5 13.9 5.3-31.6
Buncombe 53 22 44.4 29.6-60.1 11 21.1 11.4-35.7 11 22.8 11.5-40.4 9 11.7 5.6-22.7
Cabarrus 44 19 31.5 16.5-51.8 8 14.3 5.6-32.0 12 46.0 22.9-71.0 5 8.1 2.5-23.5
Catawba 51 19 36.9 23.1-53.2 10 19.5 9.8-34.9 11 23.2 12.5-38.8 11 20.5 10.7-35.7
Cumberland 47 20 43.6 27.2-61.7 10 19.4 9.1-36.7 14 34.5 19.8-52.9 3 2.4 0.7- 7.7
Davidson 54 21 41.1 27.0-56.8 11 23.2 12.8-38.4 13 19.6 10.7-33.1 9 16.1 7.7-30.7
Durham 46 18 38.3 23.8-55.2 8 15.0 7.1-29.0 14 33.9 19.7-51.7 6 12.9 4.6-31.2
Forsyth 43 20 50.7 33.6-67.5 6 11.8 4.8-26.0 12 27.6 14.6-45.9 5 9.9 3.9-23.3
Gaston 40 15 35.5 20.3-54.3 8 15.6 7.1-31.1 8 31.1 14.0-55.6 9 17.8 8.7-32.9
Guilford 36 16 46.9 29.2-65.4 8 24.6 11.9-44.2 6 17.3 7.0-37.0 6 11.2 4.3-26.2
Iredell 46 16 38.8 24.2-55.6 13 29.6 17.0-46.4 7 10.3 4.6-21.4 10 21.3 11.0-37.1
Johnston 42 17 40.7 24.9-58.7 10 14.7 7.3-27.4 8 29.7 14.5-51.3 7 14.9 6.8-29.6
Mecklenburg 70 26 37.4 24.0-53.1 15 15.6 8.7-26.5 20 34.5 19.4-53.5 9 12.5 5.9-24.3
New Hanover 47 15 35.5 20.0-54.9 12 19.2 10.2-33.4 11 25.0 12.6-43.5 9 20.2 9.3-38.5
Onslow 51 18 43.2 27.4-60.5 13 19.0 10.5-31.9 8 17.6 8.4-32.9 12 20.2 10.0-36.6
Orange 33 12 31.6 17.1-51.0 9 33.9 17.9-54.6 5 17.4 6.4-39.5 7 17.1 7.1-35.7
Pitt 45 13 34.3 17.5-56.2 10 22.3 10.7-40.8 17 36.5 21.3-55.0 5 6.9 2.4-17.9
Randolph 45 17 42.0 24.3-62.0 10 15.6 7.5-29.7 11 29.2 13.0-53.3 7 13.2 5.4-28.9
Robeson 43 12 24.4 12.6-41.9 8 19.3 8.8-37.3 17 46.6 27.9-66.4 6 9.6 3.9-21.6
Rowan 50 25 51.6 35.0-67.9 9 15.0 7.2-28.5 11 26.0 13.2-44.8 5 7.4 2.9-17.7
Union 37 17 43.1 26.1-61.8 6 12.8 5.3-27.5 8 28.4 14.4-48.4 6 15.8 6.2-34.6
Wake 63 28 51.7 37.1-66.1 13 17.6 9.8-29.6 9 16.5 6.9-34.5 13 14.3 7.7-24.8
Wayne 37 17 52.3 34.7-69.4 6 14.9 6.3-31.3 8 17.1 8.1-32.7 6 15.7 6.4-33.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 424 155 39.4 32.4-46.8 85 16.9 12.3-22.8 116 28.8 22.4-36.1 68 14.9 10.4-21.0
Piedmont 751 308 43.8 38.3-49.6 147 14.9 12.2-18.1 176 28.4 23.0-34.4 120 12.9 10.2-16.2
Western NC 337 142 45.1 37.5-53.0 63 18.3 13.6-24.1 72 23.1 17.6-29.8 60 13.5 9.2-19.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 215 89 45.0 36.7-53.6 43 19.9 14.3-27.0 38 20.1 13.5-28.9 45 15.0 10.8-20.5
Northwest 376 157 43.9 37.0-50.9 70 17.1 13.1-22.2 91 24.4 19.2-30.3 58 14.7 10.3-20.5
Charlotte 205 86 45.0 34.7-55.6 38 13.4 8.9-19.7 52 31.4 21.7-43.0 29 10.2 6.4-15.9
Greensboro 168 67 46.4 33.4-60.0 37 18.4 12.1-27.0 39 24.2 15.3-36.0 25 11.0 6.4-18.2
Southern Regional 137 50 36.6 24.6-50.7 22 16.5 9.1-28.1 47 35.2 22.4-50.5 18 11.7 5.9-22.0
Coastal 63 21 35.9 20.4-55.0 15 12.2 6.6-21.5 15 29.1 16.1-46.8 12 22.8 11.3-40.5
Wake 161 67 43.8 33.5-54.7 32 14.1 9.2-21.2 34 28.0 17.8-41.1 28 14.0 8.8-21.7
Area L 17 6 28.5 11.9-54.0 3 19.1 6.0-46.5 5 33.2 12.7-62.8 3 19.2 5.1-51.3
Eastern 170 62 43.7 31.6-56.6 35 15.2 9.1-24.3 43 26.5 16.3-40.0 30 14.6 7.9-25.3

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These questions are asked only of caregivers.

^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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