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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,683 290 16.3 13.6-19.5 922 52.1 47.9-56.3 223 12.8 10.6-15.3 187 11.6 9.3-14.4 61 7.1 3.9-12.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 56 12 18.6 9.9-32.2 37 70.5 55.7-82.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 5 8.1 2.9-20.7 1 1.8 0.3-11.8
Buncombe 34 5 13.6 5.2-31.0 16 44.1 27.2-62.6 8 30.5 15.3-51.8 4 8.8 3.2-22.4 1 2.9 0.4-17.9
Cabarrus 47 7 11.2 4.8-24.0 30 61.9 40.4-79.5 5 9.0 3.2-22.8 3 6.1 1.9-18.1 2 11.8 1.9-47.5
Catawba 37 5 10.0 3.9-23.4 26 70.5 51.0-84.6 2 9.1 1.9-34.0 4 10.4 3.5-27.3 0 0.0 . - .
Cumberland 71 12 17.5 9.5-30.0 34 40.7 28.4-54.3 13 15.5 8.6-26.2 7 18.0 7.6-37.2 5 8.3 3.0-21.1
Davidson 57 11 16.5 8.2-30.5 31 48.3 33.7-63.1 8 19.1 9.1-35.9 6 12.6 5.6-25.9 1 3.5 0.5-20.9
Durham 51 13 27.4 14.8-44.9 27 56.7 40.1-71.9 6 9.0 3.5-21.0 4 4.6 1.6-12.6 1 2.3 0.3-14.7
Forsyth 41 3 2.7 0.8- 8.4 28 67.0 48.8-81.2 6 15.3 6.6-31.6 2 7.7 1.9-26.6 2 7.4 1.9-25.2
Gaston 47 12 22.8 12.3-38.4 25 43.9 28.1-61.1 6 14.8 4.9-36.8 4 18.5 6.2-43.6 0 0.0 . - .
Guilford 62 12 16.9 9.3-28.7 33 48.4 34.3-62.8 12 28.6 16.4-45.0 3 3.6 1.1-11.2 2 2.5 0.5-10.7
Iredell 45 7 14.5 6.7-28.4 20 41.5 27.3-57.3 10 25.7 14.0-42.4 6 10.3 4.3-22.7 2 8.0 1.9-28.4
Johnston 46 13 18.1 9.6-31.5 23 53.9 35.6-71.1 4 8.2 2.9-21.2 5 19.1 6.0-46.6 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
Mecklenburg 58 11 17.3 8.6-31.8 30 51.8 37.0-66.2 7 10.8 4.5-23.4 4 7.7 2.6-20.6 6 12.4 5.5-25.8
New Hanover 69 17 22.9 13.5-36.1 36 53.7 39.9-66.9 3 2.3 0.7- 7.5 11 18.2 9.9-31.2 2 2.9 0.7-10.9
Onslow 50 9 21.2 10.7-37.8 26 56.9 41.0-71.4 7 9.4 4.2-19.7 6 7.4 3.0-17.0 2 5.1 1.2-19.2
Orange 24 4 13.2 4.6-32.6 14 59.1 36.6-78.4 2 11.8 2.9-37.0 3 8.1 2.3-25.1 1 7.8 1.1-38.9
Pitt 41 5 10.7 4.1-25.0 25 60.8 43.1-76.0 4 6.4 2.3-16.5 4 16.2 5.9-37.4 3 6.0 1.8-18.3
Randolph 40 5 9.7 3.5-23.8 20 56.3 36.0-74.7 10 22.7 10.9-41.5 4 8.0 2.4-23.4 1 3.3 0.5-20.3
Robeson 59 7 9.7 4.3-20.4 39 58.2 41.9-72.9 5 12.2 3.8-32.4 4 9.8 2.9-27.9 4 10.3 3.8-24.9
Rowan 64 15 19.6 10.8-33.0 36 56.7 41.8-70.4 5 6.3 2.4-15.7 6 11.6 4.6-26.5 2 5.7 1.2-23.0
Union 31 7 26.4 12.0-48.7 15 40.9 22.5-62.2 3 15.1 4.6-39.5 4 11.7 3.9-30.0 2 6.0 1.4-22.2
Wake 43 2 6.0 1.4-22.1 32 67.9 49.4-82.1 3 10.2 3.1-28.8 5 14.5 5.3-33.9 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2
Wayne 66 9 8.0 3.9-15.5 30 43.9 30.3-58.4 15 27.5 16.2-42.8 7 4.6 2.0-10.3 5 16.0 6.0-36.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 554 98 16.3 11.4-22.8 303 50.1 41.7-58.5 64 9.3 6.5-13.3 61 12.1 8.0-17.9 28 12.2 5.1-26.5
Piedmont 773 141 17.1 13.4-21.5 440 54.8 49.6-59.9 95 13.7 10.5-17.7 72 9.9 7.1-13.7 25 4.5 2.7- 7.3
Western NC 356 51 13.4 9.7-18.2 179 47.5 40.9-54.2 64 19.2 14.4-25.1 54 17.2 12.5-23.4 8 2.7 1.2- 6.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 239 36 13.9 9.5-19.9 127 50.8 42.9-58.6 44 23.0 16.4-31.2 27 10.1 6.5-15.4 5 2.2 0.8- 5.9
Northwest 372 59 11.9 8.6-16.2 199 54.0 47.1-60.7 53 14.9 10.7-20.4 51 14.8 10.5-20.4 10 4.4 2.2- 8.6
Charlotte 202 40 19.8 12.4-30.1 108 47.3 37.6-57.3 23 10.2 6.2-16.3 21 15.9 9.1-26.1 10 6.8 3.2-13.8
Greensboro 202 34 13.6 8.7-20.7 116 56.7 45.9-66.8 29 20.8 12.8-32.0 18 6.9 3.6-12.7 5 2.0 0.8- 5.2
Southern Regional 190 30 16.6 10.4-25.5 108 50.3 39.4-61.3 22 10.1 5.8-16.9 18 9.9 4.9-19.0 12 13.1 6.2-25.4
Coastal 94 23 24.1 12.8-40.9 48 46.1 31.6-61.2 5 4.4 1.2-15.1 15 22.6 10.8-41.2 3 2.8 0.7- 9.7
Wake 157 34 19.9 12.5-30.1 92 61.0 50.3-70.7 14 9.2 4.5-17.7 14 8.9 4.3-17.2 3 1.2 0.3- 4.2
Area L 20 1 2.3 0.3-15.3 10 42.0 21.1-66.3 4 15.1 5.1-37.1 4 26.7 10.1-54.3 1 13.8 2.1-54.8
Eastern 207 33 18.5 9.3-33.4 114 50.7 33.8-67.4 29 8.8 4.7-16.0 19 4.0 1.8- 8.4 12 18.0 4.5-50.8

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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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