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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,614 89 11.4 7.6-16.9 489 35.3 31.4-39.3 463 27.2 24.0-30.7 573 26.1 22.9-29.6
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 54 1 2.5 0.3-15.8 19 47.7 32.0-63.8 12 20.8 11.2-35.4 22 29.0 18.1-43.1
Buncombe 32 3 15.3 4.4-41.6 5 18.7 7.6-39.1 12 36.0 20.4-55.3 12 30.0 16.5-48.1
Cabarrus 43 1 14.1 2.2-54.9 14 36.4 18.6-59.0 14 31.6 17.0-51.1 14 17.8 8.9-32.5
Catawba 35 3 10.1 3.0-29.1 5 22.3 9.1-45.1 9 29.1 15.1-48.7 18 38.6 23.2-56.6
Cumberland 70 4 8.4 2.9-21.8 22 33.0 21.4-47.1 23 27.6 17.6-40.5 21 31.1 18.6-47.1
Davidson 58 2 8.7 2.2-28.8 9 21.4 11.1-37.3 24 36.9 24.2-51.7 23 33.0 21.0-47.7
Durham 49 6 13.8 5.7-29.7 16 45.1 28.6-62.9 13 23.5 13.1-38.4 14 17.6 9.7-29.8
Forsyth 40 4 13.9 4.8-34.1 15 46.8 29.6-64.9 10 22.3 11.2-39.4 11 17.0 8.8-30.4
Gaston 44 4 20.3 7.2-45.8 11 30.0 15.2-50.4 10 19.0 9.6-34.2 19 30.7 18.1-47.1
Guilford 60 3 9.5 3.1-25.5 17 34.1 21.2-49.8 21 35.1 22.8-49.8 19 21.3 12.4-34.2
Iredell 43 4 6.8 2.3-18.3 13 39.5 24.5-56.7 14 32.9 19.8-49.3 12 20.8 11.5-34.9
Johnston 45 1 3.6 0.5-21.6 13 40.8 23.3-60.9 16 29.5 16.9-46.2 15 26.1 14.6-42.3
Mecklenburg 52 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5 18 45.8 30.5-61.8 16 30.6 18.5-46.1 17 22.7 13.1-36.3
New Hanover 69 3 8.3 2.4-25.1 19 33.2 21.1-48.0 17 21.2 12.7-33.3 30 37.2 25.4-50.8
Onslow 50 2 4.2 1.0-15.4 22 51.0 35.5-66.3 9 13.4 6.4-26.0 17 31.4 19.2-46.8
Orange 21 3 24.7 8.0-55.2 4 21.3 7.2-48.4 4 14.6 5.0-35.9 10 39.5 19.5-63.7
Pitt 40 1 4.0 0.6-23.3 13 31.8 18.5-49.0 13 37.3 22.0-55.7 13 26.9 14.9-43.6
Randolph 38 2 9.6 2.3-32.6 8 23.9 11.3-43.7 11 40.4 20.1-64.6 17 26.1 14.2-43.1
Robeson 54 3 13.6 4.0-36.8 17 39.3 24.7-56.1 21 31.1 19.3-45.9 13 16.0 8.8-27.4
Rowan 61 3 6.3 1.5-23.4 19 38.5 24.4-54.8 14 21.8 12.5-35.1 25 33.4 21.5-47.8
Union 29 2 11.6 2.9-36.1 10 40.2 21.4-62.4 6 15.2 6.4-31.9 11 33.0 16.1-55.8
Wake 39 4 12.1 4.3-29.9 15 39.3 24.1-56.8 11 29.7 16.6-47.4 9 18.8 9.6-33.7
Wayne 62 2 3.8 0.9-14.4 25 50.9 35.9-65.7 11 17.0 8.5-31.2 24 28.4 17.8-42.0
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 537 26 13.7 6.0-28.0 186 35.9 28.6-43.9 148 23.5 18.0-30.0 177 27.0 20.6-34.5
Piedmont 733 47 10.7 7.4-15.3 209 35.8 30.8-41.2 216 29.3 25.0-34.1 261 24.1 20.4-28.3
Western NC 344 16 7.2 3.9-12.8 94 30.9 24.9-37.6 99 30.2 24.2-37.0 135 31.7 26.2-37.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 230 10 6.6 2.9-14.7 58 29.2 22.3-37.4 70 30.4 23.7-38.0 92 33.7 27.0-41.2
Northwest 361 22 8.7 5.2-14.0 98 33.3 26.9-40.4 106 31.0 24.7-38.1 135 27.0 22.0-32.8
Charlotte 185 10 13.0 6.2-25.3 57 37.1 27.8-47.5 54 28.4 20.7-37.6 64 21.5 15.7-28.7
Greensboro 193 10 9.6 4.3-20.1 53 33.9 23.7-45.9 54 28.3 20.2-38.0 76 28.2 19.9-38.3
Southern Regional 181 12 10.8 4.6-23.2 64 39.1 28.7-50.7 53 21.2 14.1-30.7 52 28.8 19.7-40.1
Coastal 94 5 7.1 2.6-17.9 24 24.6 13.1-41.3 29 37.4 22.2-55.5 36 31.0 15.3-52.9
Wake 150 12 10.7 5.5-19.9 50 41.6 31.4-52.5 46 28.6 20.3-38.6 42 19.1 13.0-27.2
Area L 20 1 7.9 1.1-39.6 5 32.5 12.8-61.2 9 37.4 18.4-61.4 5 22.1 8.5-46.3
Eastern 200 7 21.2 5.9-53.5 80 37.4 24.0-53.1 42 15.0 8.4-25.3 71 26.5 16.3-39.9

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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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