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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 13,137 3,277 20.2 19.1-21.4 9,860 79.8 78.6-80.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 348 86 18.6 13.7-24.7 262 81.4 75.3-86.3
Buncombe 398 104 22.5 17.9-27.9 294 77.5 72.1-82.1
Cabarrus 348 81 16.8 12.5-22.2 267 83.2 77.8-87.5
Catawba 363 95 19.0 14.9-23.8 268 81.0 76.2-85.1
Cumberland 380 106 22.2 17.7-27.6 274 77.8 72.4-82.3
Davidson 409 104 18.6 14.8-23.2 305 81.4 76.8-85.2
Durham 414 70 12.6 8.9-17.6 344 87.4 82.4-91.1
Forsyth 379 85 18.9 14.6-24.1 294 81.1 75.9-85.4
Gaston 347 102 27.9 22.0-34.7 245 72.1 65.3-78.0
Guilford 423 91 16.0 12.2-20.7 332 84.0 79.3-87.8
Iredell 434 92 14.6 11.2-18.9 342 85.4 81.1-88.8
Johnston 365 98 24.0 17.7-31.6 267 76.0 68.4-82.3
Mecklenburg 609 127 18.8 14.6-23.9 482 81.2 76.1-85.4
New Hanover 411 112 23.4 18.0-29.8 299 76.6 70.2-82.0
Onslow 382 106 23.4 18.8-28.6 276 76.6 71.4-81.2
Orange 366 70 15.0 11.4-19.4 296 85.0 80.6-88.6
Pitt 368 84 16.8 13.1-21.3 284 83.2 78.7-86.9
Randolph 350 80 17.6 13.3-22.9 270 82.4 77.1-86.7
Robeson 373 102 22.6 17.9-28.0 271 77.4 72.0-82.1
Rowan 434 120 23.2 18.4-28.9 314 76.8 71.1-81.6
Union 365 68 16.1 11.7-21.8 297 83.9 78.2-88.3
Wake 599 129 16.7 13.2-20.9 470 83.3 79.1-86.8
Wayne 382 110 22.1 17.4-27.7 272 77.9 72.3-82.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,625 962 21.9 19.6-24.4 2,663 78.1 75.6-80.4
Piedmont 6,710 1,523 18.8 17.3-20.4 5,187 81.2 79.6-82.7
Western NC 2,802 792 22.9 20.7-25.3 2,010 77.1 74.7-79.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,909 574 24.8 22.3-27.3 1,335 75.2 72.7-77.7
Northwest 2,991 737 20.2 17.9-22.8 2,254 79.8 77.2-82.1
Charlotte 1,789 402 19.6 16.9-22.6 1,387 80.4 77.4-83.1
Greensboro 1,625 354 17.9 14.9-21.5 1,271 82.1 78.5-85.1
Southern Regional 1,179 315 23.2 19.3-27.5 864 76.8 72.5-80.7
Coastal 572 151 21.6 16.1-28.2 421 78.4 71.8-83.9
Wake 1,498 330 17.8 15.1-20.8 1,168 82.2 79.2-84.9
Area L 138 26 17.9 10.8-28.0 112 82.1 72.0-89.2
Eastern 1,436 388 21.9 18.4-25.8 1,048 78.1 74.2-81.6

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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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