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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,627 3,836 29.1 27.7-30.6 4,209 37.4 35.8-39.0 1,979 16.3 15.2-17.4 316 2.0 1.7- 2.4 2,287 15.2 14.2-16.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 342 106 28.4 21.2-36.8 102 31.3 24.0-39.6 50 12.3 8.7-17.2 14 4.0 2.1- 7.4 70 24.1 15.5-35.4
Buncombe 384 123 31.5 25.8-37.8 127 37.1 31.1-43.5 57 15.6 11.4-20.9 9 2.4 1.2- 4.9 68 13.4 10.1-17.4
Cabarrus 330 83 22.1 17.0-28.2 106 37.4 29.6-45.9 50 14.7 10.2-20.9 9 2.1 1.0- 4.2 82 23.7 17.6-31.1
Catawba 347 99 28.4 21.4-36.6 111 36.3 29.7-43.4 58 17.0 12.7-22.3 12 2.3 1.2- 4.2 67 16.1 12.2-21.0
Cumberland 359 112 33.5 27.3-40.3 126 36.6 30.3-43.5 45 12.7 9.1-17.4 7 1.9 0.7- 4.8 69 15.3 11.1-20.7
Davidson 399 124 29.5 24.0-35.6 121 31.8 25.9-38.4 66 18.4 14.0-23.9 13 3.0 1.6- 5.7 75 17.2 12.7-22.9
Durham 406 127 27.3 21.6-33.8 129 37.9 31.0-45.3 69 19.4 13.1-27.7 9 1.3 0.6- 2.9 72 14.1 10.7-18.5
Forsyth 370 122 32.9 26.6-39.9 126 36.7 30.2-43.7 50 14.2 9.9-19.9 4 1.4 0.4- 4.5 68 14.8 11.3-19.1
Gaston 327 97 30.4 23.9-37.9 108 36.0 29.4-43.1 57 18.8 13.5-25.4 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 60 13.5 10.0-17.8
Guilford 405 115 26.9 20.9-33.9 139 40.5 32.5-49.0 65 15.9 11.9-21.0 11 1.4 0.7- 2.7 75 15.2 11.5-20.0
Iredell 413 122 28.1 22.2-34.8 145 38.5 31.7-45.8 77 20.0 15.2-25.8 9 1.6 0.8- 3.2 60 11.8 8.6-15.9
Johnston 351 99 27.2 21.6-33.6 109 34.9 28.2-42.2 65 21.2 14.8-29.4 4 1.2 0.4- 3.6 74 15.5 11.7-20.4
Mecklenburg 593 178 28.7 24.2-33.7 209 36.9 31.8-42.3 84 14.2 10.9-18.1 17 2.4 1.4- 4.2 105 17.8 13.4-23.3
New Hanover 394 131 35.0 27.6-43.2 111 28.8 22.3-36.4 62 18.7 13.2-25.9 10 2.8 1.0- 7.4 80 14.6 11.0-19.2
Onslow 371 111 27.9 22.6-33.9 134 42.4 35.9-49.2 46 10.3 7.4-14.1 10 3.4 1.7- 6.6 70 16.0 12.1-20.9
Orange 350 121 31.1 25.7-37.1 118 38.7 32.3-45.5 53 14.1 10.3-18.9 8 2.8 1.3- 5.9 50 13.3 9.7-17.9
Pitt 350 113 27.5 22.1-33.7 120 40.4 33.1-48.2 53 17.7 12.3-24.9 10 2.4 1.2- 4.7 54 11.9 8.7-16.0
Randolph 336 89 28.7 22.0-36.5 110 35.1 28.2-42.7 59 17.4 12.8-23.1 9 1.6 0.8- 3.5 69 17.2 12.1-23.8
Robeson 353 100 31.2 24.8-38.3 115 33.4 27.2-40.3 55 14.8 10.7-20.0 12 2.4 1.3- 4.5 71 18.2 13.1-24.7
Rowan 418 129 26.7 21.4-32.8 139 39.8 33.0-47.1 58 15.5 11.3-20.9 18 3.3 2.0- 5.6 74 14.7 10.9-19.4
Union 347 86 27.4 20.7-35.3 125 36.3 29.8-43.4 58 16.4 11.8-22.2 10 2.7 1.4- 5.3 68 17.2 12.8-22.6
Wake 577 180 30.9 26.0-36.3 204 39.4 33.7-45.4 86 14.8 11.5-18.7 17 1.8 1.0- 3.0 90 13.2 9.9-17.3
Wayne 368 110 27.5 21.8-33.9 131 40.9 33.8-48.4 50 15.9 11.2-22.0 11 1.9 0.9- 3.8 66 13.8 9.8-19.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,465 1,051 29.7 26.8-32.8 1,157 36.0 32.9-39.3 525 17.2 14.7-19.9 82 1.6 1.2- 2.2 650 15.5 13.6-17.5
Piedmont 6,465 1,930 28.9 27.1-30.9 2,170 38.2 36.1-40.3 1,031 15.6 14.3-17.0 176 2.1 1.7- 2.7 1,158 15.2 13.8-16.6
Western NC 2,697 855 28.6 26.1-31.3 882 36.7 33.4-40.2 423 17.5 15.3-19.9 58 2.2 1.6- 3.0 479 15.0 13.0-17.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,844 602 30.5 27.7-33.5 592 36.1 33.0-39.3 284 17.2 14.9-19.8 40 2.3 1.5- 3.3 326 13.9 12.2-15.9
Northwest 2,874 875 29.6 26.7-32.6 956 35.4 32.3-38.6 459 17.1 14.9-19.5 74 1.9 1.4- 2.6 510 16.0 14.0-18.3
Charlotte 1,712 472 27.3 24.1-30.7 584 36.6 33.0-40.4 268 15.0 12.8-17.6 49 3.4 2.2- 5.2 339 17.6 14.9-20.8
Greensboro 1,568 474 28.6 24.4-33.2 513 39.0 34.3-44.0 254 14.7 12.3-17.5 43 1.8 1.2- 2.6 284 15.9 13.2-19.0
Southern Regional 1,116 325 27.8 23.5-32.6 384 38.4 33.6-43.5 168 16.3 12.9-20.3 29 1.8 1.1- 2.9 210 15.7 12.8-19.1
Coastal 544 177 27.0 21.2-33.6 159 35.5 26.6-45.4 83 18.2 12.8-25.2 14 2.2 1.0- 4.6 111 17.2 12.6-23.0
Wake 1,453 446 30.1 26.5-34.0 489 40.0 35.8-44.3 240 15.7 13.2-18.7 32 1.4 1.0- 2.2 246 12.7 10.4-15.3
Area L 132 43 38.1 25.9-51.9 50 37.6 26.2-50.6 21 12.4 7.3-20.4 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 16 11.0 5.8-19.9
Eastern 1,384 422 28.5 24.1-33.3 482 36.3 31.2-41.7 202 19.4 14.7-25.1 33 1.2 0.8- 1.9 245 14.6 11.8-18.0

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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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