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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 13,245 572 2.7 2.4- 3.1 12,673 97.3 96.9-97.6
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 351 19 3.1 1.8- 5.2 332 96.9 94.8-98.2
Buncombe 398 13 2.0 1.1- 3.6 385 98.0 96.4-98.9
Cabarrus 351 9 1.3 0.6- 2.6 342 98.7 97.4-99.4
Catawba 365 14 2.7 1.5- 5.0 351 97.3 95.0-98.5
Cumberland 382 20 3.5 2.1- 6.0 362 96.5 94.0-97.9
Davidson 411 23 3.5 2.2- 5.4 388 96.5 94.6-97.8
Durham 417 16 2.8 1.4- 5.5 401 97.2 94.5-98.6
Forsyth 383 14 1.9 1.1- 3.4 369 98.1 96.6-98.9
Gaston 349 13 2.2 1.2- 3.9 336 97.8 96.1-98.8
Guilford 427 21 4.0 2.2- 7.1 406 96.0 92.9-97.8
Iredell 438 22 3.3 2.0- 5.2 416 96.7 94.8-98.0
Johnston 369 18 3.2 1.8- 5.5 351 96.8 94.5-98.2
Mecklenburg 617 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2 598 98.2 96.8-99.0
New Hanover 411 19 2.7 1.6- 4.5 392 97.3 95.5-98.4
Onslow 385 14 2.3 1.3- 3.9 371 97.7 96.1-98.7
Orange 370 15 2.7 1.5- 4.8 355 97.3 95.2-98.5
Pitt 370 17 2.7 1.6- 4.6 353 97.3 95.4-98.4
Randolph 357 17 3.0 1.7- 5.1 340 97.0 94.9-98.3
Robeson 374 12 1.8 0.9- 3.5 362 98.2 96.5-99.1
Rowan 436 20 2.9 1.7- 4.9 416 97.1 95.1-98.3
Union 368 12 2.0 1.0- 3.9 356 98.0 96.1-99.0
Wake 603 23 2.5 1.6- 3.9 580 97.5 96.1-98.4
Wayne 386 27 4.3 2.7- 6.7 359 95.7 93.3-97.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,653 181 3.0 2.4- 3.7 3,472 97.0 96.3-97.6
Piedmont 6,773 273 2.5 2.1- 3.0 6,500 97.5 97.0-97.9
Western NC 2,819 118 3.0 2.4- 3.9 2,701 97.0 96.1-97.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,921 78 2.8 2.1- 3.7 1,843 97.2 96.3-97.9
Northwest 3,011 136 2.7 2.2- 3.4 2,875 97.3 96.6-97.8
Charlotte 1,806 57 1.9 1.3- 2.7 1,749 98.1 97.3-98.7
Greensboro 1,646 73 3.1 2.1- 4.6 1,573 96.9 95.4-97.9
Southern Regional 1,190 57 3.7 2.5- 5.5 1,133 96.3 94.5-97.5
Coastal 572 24 2.3 1.2- 4.3 548 97.7 95.7-98.8
Wake 1,512 62 2.5 1.8- 3.4 1,450 97.5 96.6-98.2
Area L 142 5 1.9 0.7- 5.0 137 98.1 95.0-99.3
Eastern 1,445 80 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,365 96.5 95.1-97.5

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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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