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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Care Giving

During the past year, has the person you care for experienced changes in thinking or remembering?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,462 836 53.0 48.9-57.2 626 47.0 42.8-51.1
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 45 26 56.5 40.3-71.5 19 43.5 28.5-59.7
Buncombe 52 32 54.9 38.6-70.3 20 45.1 29.7-61.4
Cabarrus 41 25 44.9 23.7-68.1 16 55.1 31.9-76.3
Catawba 48 35 73.6 57.2-85.3 13 26.4 14.7-42.8
Cumberland 45 31 66.6 47.0-81.7 14 33.4 18.3-53.0
Davidson 52 34 64.3 48.5-77.4 18 35.7 22.6-51.5
Durham 45 31 76.6 60.9-87.3 14 23.4 12.7-39.1
Forsyth 42 23 55.6 37.8-72.0 19 44.4 28.0-62.2
Gaston 36 17 43.6 27.3-61.3 19 56.4 38.7-72.7
Guilford 36 23 54.3 35.2-72.2 13 45.7 27.8-64.8
Iredell 44 25 60.2 43.7-74.7 19 39.8 25.3-56.3
Johnston 41 20 46.0 28.7-64.4 21 54.0 35.6-71.3
Mecklenburg 66 33 50.0 34.1-66.0 33 50.0 34.0-65.9
New Hanover 45 24 52.8 34.5-70.4 21 47.2 29.6-65.5
Onslow 51 25 39.6 25.5-55.7 26 60.4 44.3-74.5
Orange 34 21 56.5 36.7-74.3 13 43.5 25.7-63.3
Pitt 40 17 37.3 22.7-54.7 23 62.7 45.3-77.3
Randolph 43 23 54.3 34.7-72.7 20 45.7 27.3-65.3
Robeson 43 25 61.2 41.4-77.9 18 38.8 22.1-58.6
Rowan 51 30 57.4 40.3-72.9 21 42.6 27.1-59.7
Union 35 20 50.4 31.9-68.8 15 49.6 31.2-68.1
Wake 61 29 45.5 31.4-60.4 32 54.5 39.6-68.6
Wayne 36 15 45.0 27.8-63.4 21 55.0 36.6-72.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 410 210 50.6 43.0-58.1 200 49.4 41.9-57.0
Piedmont 725 420 52.9 47.1-58.7 305 47.1 41.3-52.9
Western NC 327 206 58.5 50.4-66.2 121 41.5 33.8-49.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 208 136 61.2 52.4-69.4 72 38.8 30.6-47.6
Northwest 366 224 59.8 52.6-66.6 142 40.2 33.4-47.4
Charlotte 192 102 46.9 36.5-57.7 90 53.1 42.3-63.5
Greensboro 165 99 62.5 50.4-73.2 66 37.5 26.8-49.6
Southern Regional 134 80 53.9 39.5-67.7 54 46.1 32.3-60.5
Coastal 61 30 48.4 31.3-65.9 31 51.6 34.1-68.7
Wake 157 83 47.5 36.7-58.7 74 52.5 41.3-63.3
Area L 17 9 45.4 22.2-70.8 8 54.6 29.2-77.8
Eastern 162 73 46.7 34.0-59.9 89 53.3 40.1-66.0

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These questions are asked only of caregivers.

^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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