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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 12 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,439 47 0.9 0.6- 1.5 418 8.6 7.3-10.0 588 11.6 10.3-13.1 579 12.1 10.6-13.7 3,807 66.8 64.6-69.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 158 2 0.8 0.2- 3.9 12 10.2 4.1-23.1 20 10.1 5.9-16.9 18 9.8 5.2-17.7 106 69.1 55.4-80.0
Buncombe 162 1 0.2 0.0- 1.8 7 4.8 2.0-10.9 14 8.0 4.5-13.9 12 7.2 3.7-13.5 128 79.8 71.6-86.1
Cabarrus 144 0 0.0 . - . 16 13.9 7.4-24.5 15 12.9 7.1-22.3 16 16.8 8.7-30.0 97 56.4 44.4-67.6
Catawba 132 0 0.0 . - . 6 5.8 2.4-13.5 17 15.8 9.1-26.1 16 9.2 5.3-15.3 93 69.2 58.6-78.1
Cumberland 162 5 2.3 0.8- 6.1 17 9.7 5.7-16.2 18 11.4 6.8-18.7 17 11.6 6.6-19.7 105 64.9 55.5-73.3
Davidson 147 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 15 10.5 5.7-18.6 14 11.4 6.2-19.8 14 12.0 6.1-22.3 101 65.1 54.6-74.4
Durham 200 0 0.0 . - . 14 5.3 2.8-10.0 30 16.9 10.4-26.5 20 10.4 6.2-16.9 136 67.3 57.2-76.0
Forsyth 174 0 0.0 . - . 12 11.5 5.1-23.9 25 13.2 7.7-21.5 19 11.0 6.0-19.1 118 64.4 53.2-74.2
Gaston 135 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 13 14.5 6.5-28.9 11 8.1 4.0-16.0 14 9.7 5.5-16.6 96 66.3 54.0-76.8
Guilford 182 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 12 9.6 3.6-23.2 21 11.3 6.7-18.5 25 13.5 7.9-22.1 123 65.3 54.3-74.8
Iredell 179 0 0.0 . - . 13 8.4 4.5-15.2 18 8.8 5.1-14.6 15 14.8 6.3-30.9 133 68.0 55.3-78.5
Johnston 149 1 7.6 1.1-36.9 16 9.4 5.4-15.8 20 15.8 9.6-24.9 18 9.5 5.4-16.3 94 57.7 45.1-69.4
Mecklenburg 254 2 0.4 0.1- 2.0 17 6.6 3.9-11.0 29 11.1 7.0-17.0 28 11.2 7.1-17.1 178 70.7 63.1-77.3
New Hanover 167 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 14 5.6 3.2- 9.6 25 17.7 10.5-28.3 19 16.8 9.2-28.6 108 59.5 48.4-69.8
Onslow 151 2 1.7 0.4- 6.9 15 9.3 5.3-15.8 18 13.8 8.0-22.8 11 10.3 5.1-19.7 105 64.9 54.7-73.9
Orange 149 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.2 2.0- 8.4 18 14.2 8.7-22.3 15 8.2 4.8-13.8 108 73.4 64.6-80.6
Pitt 157 4 2.3 0.8- 6.5 13 6.7 3.6-12.0 22 18.6 11.5-28.5 14 9.8 5.4-17.3 104 62.7 52.8-71.6
Randolph 141 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 8 5.4 2.3-12.1 15 12.2 6.5-21.6 9 5.9 2.9-11.7 108 75.2 64.6-83.5
Robeson 125 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 6 4.5 1.9-10.4 13 19.5 10.8-32.6 8 7.4 3.3-15.9 97 68.3 56.1-78.4
Rowan 187 4 2.5 0.7- 8.6 20 9.4 5.0-16.8 15 11.2 5.4-21.7 20 11.3 6.3-19.6 128 65.6 54.6-75.2
Union 146 0 0.0 . - . 13 7.2 3.7-13.7 25 15.3 9.6-23.5 20 14.1 7.8-24.3 88 63.3 51.6-73.7
Wake 267 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1 14 3.4 1.9- 6.2 34 12.9 8.8-18.5 40 13.8 9.7-19.3 176 69.2 61.8-75.7
Wayne 154 2 1.3 0.3- 5.5 13 11.4 6.0-20.6 11 6.8 3.2-14.1 18 14.8 8.6-24.3 110 65.7 55.0-74.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,448 22 1.9 0.9- 3.9 126 9.4 6.9-12.5 165 12.4 9.6-15.9 150 11.4 8.8-14.7 985 64.9 60.3-69.3
Piedmont 2,826 19 0.6 0.3- 1.1 217 8.6 7.0-10.6 329 11.8 10.2-13.6 312 12.5 10.5-14.9 1,949 66.5 63.6-69.4
Western NC 1,164 6 0.5 0.2- 1.2 75 6.6 5.0- 8.6 93 9.0 6.5-12.2 117 11.5 9.2-14.2 873 72.5 68.6-76.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 880 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 55 6.8 4.9- 9.4 67 7.5 5.5-10.1 86 11.2 8.6-14.5 667 74.0 69.9-77.7
Northwest 1,138 8 0.4 0.2- 1.1 90 9.5 6.7-13.2 117 11.9 9.1-15.4 119 12.5 9.5-16.2 804 65.7 60.9-70.2
Charlotte 729 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 64 8.9 6.4-12.2 82 9.8 7.4-12.9 84 13.4 9.1-19.3 496 67.6 61.7-72.9
Greensboro 692 5 0.4 0.2- 1.2 47 10.8 6.5-17.2 81 12.4 9.0-16.9 73 10.9 7.6-15.4 486 65.4 58.9-71.4
Southern Regional 475 7 0.8 0.3- 2.1 43 13.4 8.3-20.8 56 14.8 10.3-20.8 47 11.1 7.3-16.4 322 59.9 52.5-66.9
Coastal 223 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 16 4.9 2.0-11.4 27 7.9 4.6-13.3 26 18.8 9.1-34.6 153 68.3 54.7-79.4
Wake 666 5 1.7 0.5- 5.2 49 5.2 3.5- 7.7 90 13.2 10.2-16.9 82 12.3 9.0-16.6 440 67.6 62.1-72.7
Area L 49 3 5.0 1.2-19.4 7 10.9 4.6-23.6 6 21.1 7.5-47.0 6 7.4 3.0-17.3 27 55.5 35.0-74.2
Eastern 586 10 1.4 0.6- 3.4 47 8.0 4.9-12.9 61 9.8 6.6-14.4 56 10.4 7.2-14.9 412 70.3 63.7-76.1

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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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