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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,475 4,605 31.1 29.7-32.5 7,870 68.9 67.5-70.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 332 124 29.3 22.4-37.2 208 70.7 62.8-77.6
Buncombe 380 137 30.6 25.3-36.5 243 69.4 63.5-74.7
Cabarrus 323 116 30.9 23.8-39.1 207 69.1 60.9-76.2
Catawba 346 135 33.2 27.1-39.9 211 66.8 60.1-72.9
Cumberland 354 147 34.0 28.3-40.3 207 66.0 59.7-71.7
Davidson 391 144 27.6 22.6-33.2 247 72.4 66.8-77.4
Durham 396 113 24.4 19.0-30.9 283 75.6 69.1-81.0
Forsyth 359 124 29.6 24.1-35.8 235 70.4 64.2-75.9
Gaston 327 140 38.4 31.7-45.5 187 61.6 54.5-68.3
Guilford 397 132 29.0 23.5-35.2 265 71.0 64.8-76.5
Iredell 406 125 25.6 19.3-33.2 281 74.4 66.8-80.7
Johnston 343 127 35.3 28.2-43.2 216 64.7 56.8-71.8
Mecklenburg 581 169 26.3 21.5-31.8 412 73.7 68.2-78.5
New Hanover 397 151 32.6 26.0-39.9 246 67.4 60.1-74.0
Onslow 368 143 33.8 28.2-39.9 225 66.2 60.1-71.8
Orange 353 108 25.6 20.8-31.1 245 74.4 68.9-79.2
Pitt 349 128 29.1 23.6-35.4 221 70.9 64.6-76.4
Randolph 333 111 27.4 21.6-34.0 222 72.6 66.0-78.4
Robeson 351 159 39.3 32.9-46.1 192 60.7 53.9-67.1
Rowan 411 167 34.9 29.0-41.3 244 65.1 58.7-71.0
Union 343 103 26.5 20.8-33.2 240 73.5 66.8-79.2
Wake 566 173 25.6 20.8-31.1 393 74.4 68.9-79.2
Wayne 361 156 36.8 30.3-43.9 205 63.2 56.1-69.7
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,425 1,370 34.7 31.7-37.8 2,055 65.3 62.2-68.3
Piedmont 6,358 2,158 29.0 27.2-30.9 4,200 71.0 69.1-72.8
Western NC 2,692 1,077 32.3 29.8-34.9 1,615 67.7 65.1-70.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,842 762 33.9 31.1-36.8 1,080 66.1 63.2-68.9
Northwest 2,838 1,041 30.8 28.1-33.7 1,797 69.2 66.3-71.9
Charlotte 1,688 563 28.9 25.7-32.4 1,125 71.1 67.6-74.3
Greensboro 1,544 515 28.5 24.8-32.6 1,029 71.5 67.4-75.2
Southern Regional 1,103 470 36.0 31.4-40.9 633 64.0 59.1-68.6
Coastal 545 206 33.1 26.0-41.0 339 66.9 59.0-74.0
Wake 1,422 461 28.3 24.8-32.1 961 71.7 67.9-75.2
Area L 125 45 40.0 27.2-54.3 80 60.0 45.7-72.8
Eastern 1,368 542 31.9 27.5-36.5 826 68.1 63.5-72.5

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*Data for this table were derived from 2 CDC Core questions and 2 North Carolina questions
in the State-Added Section.

^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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