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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,123 757 4.4 3.7- 5.2 12,366 95.6 94.8-96.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 351 28 4.3 2.8- 6.5 323 95.7 93.5-97.2
Buncombe 395 23 4.3 2.7- 6.7 372 95.7 93.3-97.3
Cabarrus 348 10 2.1 1.0- 4.6 338 97.9 95.4-99.0
Catawba 366 19 3.4 2.0- 5.6 347 96.6 94.4-98.0
Cumberland 381 30 4.5 2.9- 6.9 351 95.5 93.1-97.1
Davidson 409 27 3.8 2.5- 5.8 382 96.2 94.2-97.5
Durham 415 19 3.5 1.6- 7.6 396 96.5 92.4-98.4
Forsyth 381 24 4.0 2.6- 6.3 357 96.0 93.7-97.4
Gaston 345 21 5.5 3.1- 9.6 324 94.5 90.4-96.9
Guilford 424 28 4.9 3.1- 7.6 396 95.1 92.4-96.9
Iredell 435 11 1.5 0.8- 2.7 424 98.5 97.3-99.2
Johnston 366 30 4.1 2.7- 6.1 336 95.9 93.9-97.3
Mecklenburg 613 29 3.2 1.9- 5.6 584 96.8 94.4-98.1
New Hanover 408 30 5.8 3.6- 9.1 378 94.2 90.9-96.4
Onslow 382 21 3.6 2.3- 5.8 361 96.4 94.2-97.7
Orange 366 10 1.1 0.6- 2.2 356 98.9 97.8-99.4
Pitt 367 11 1.9 1.0- 3.6 356 98.1 96.4-99.0
Randolph 352 14 2.9 1.4- 6.0 338 97.1 94.0-98.6
Robeson 369 23 4.0 2.4- 6.6 346 96.0 93.4-97.6
Rowan 432 28 4.0 2.6- 6.1 404 96.0 93.9-97.4
Union 365 15 2.1 1.2- 3.5 350 97.9 96.5-98.8
Wake 604 22 2.2 1.4- 3.6 582 97.8 96.4-98.6
Wayne 381 29 5.3 3.5- 7.9 352 94.7 92.1-96.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,613 232 5.8 4.0- 8.3 3,381 94.2 91.7-96.0
Piedmont 6,731 331 3.5 2.9- 4.3 6,400 96.5 95.7-97.1
Western NC 2,779 194 5.2 4.1- 6.4 2,585 94.8 93.6-95.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,893 132 4.9 4.0- 6.0 1,761 95.1 94.0-96.0
Northwest 2,988 175 4.1 3.2- 5.1 2,813 95.9 94.9-96.8
Charlotte 1,790 80 3.1 2.2- 4.4 1,710 96.9 95.6-97.8
Greensboro 1,633 85 4.7 2.9- 7.6 1,548 95.3 92.4-97.1
Southern Regional 1,182 73 4.1 2.8- 5.8 1,109 95.9 94.2-97.2
Coastal 564 41 11.0 4.6-24.3 523 89.0 75.7-95.4
Wake 1,507 81 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,426 96.8 95.5-97.7
Area L 138 7 2.1 0.9- 4.7 131 97.9 95.3-99.1
Eastern 1,428 83 6.0 3.4-10.4 1,345 94.0 89.6-96.6

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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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