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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 339 310 91.6 85.2-95.4 6 1.6 0.5- 4.9 23 6.8 3.3-13.1
Buncombe 381 359 94.2 90.4-96.5 9 3.0 1.3- 6.5 13 2.8 1.5- 5.3
Cabarrus 325 290 87.2 80.3-91.9 11 4.4 2.0- 9.4 24 8.4 4.7-14.7
Catawba 350 312 84.3 74.8-90.6 7 3.2 1.2- 8.3 31 12.6 6.7-22.3
Cumberland 359 329 90.4 83.8-94.5 9 3.7 1.3-10.1 21 5.9 3.1-11.1
Davidson 395 369 92.7 87.5-95.8 4 1.2 0.3- 4.6 22 6.1 3.3-11.0
Durham 398 362 81.8 72.3-88.6 17 11.6 5.8-21.7 19 6.6 3.5-12.1
Forsyth 361 341 93.6 88.4-96.6 5 1.7 0.6- 4.8 15 4.7 2.2- 9.8
Gaston 326 284 87.1 81.2-91.4 7 3.9 1.5- 9.7 35 9.0 5.9-13.6
Guilford 401 377 91.9 86.6-95.3 7 3.7 1.6- 8.6 17 4.3 2.2- 8.4
Iredell 407 378 89.0 82.1-93.4 11 4.0 1.5-10.2 18 7.0 3.8-12.7
Johnston 338 306 88.4 79.6-93.7 9 5.5 1.6-17.2 23 6.1 3.7- 9.9
Mecklenburg 589 541 87.8 82.9-91.4 19 5.2 3.0- 8.9 29 7.0 4.3-11.2
New Hanover 392 363 89.0 81.1-93.8 8 3.4 1.1- 9.9 21 7.6 3.8-14.8
Onslow 365 342 93.0 88.5-95.8 6 1.8 0.6- 5.3 17 5.3 2.9- 9.2
Orange 355 330 91.6 86.7-94.7 8 3.9 1.7- 8.8 17 4.5 2.6- 7.6
Pitt 351 333 95.9 93.2-97.6 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 14 3.3 1.8- 5.9
Randolph 334 314 91.8 85.1-95.7 7 4.2 1.5-11.4 13 3.9 1.9- 8.1
Robeson 349 305 87.0 81.6-91.0 13 4.8 2.3- 9.9 31 8.2 5.5-12.1
Rowan 414 381 91.5 86.6-94.7 10 2.3 1.1- 4.7 23 6.3 3.5-11.0
Union 348 321 90.4 85.2-93.9 8 3.1 1.2- 7.5 19 6.5 3.9-10.8
Wake 565 535 91.9 86.0-95.5 10 2.0 1.0- 4.2 20 6.0 2.9-12.2
Wayne 362 321 86.5 80.1-91.0 10 4.3 1.7-10.4 31 9.2 5.8-14.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,416 3,104 88.8 86.2-90.9 85 3.1 2.3- 4.4 227 8.1 6.1-10.6
Piedmont 6,407 5,897 89.2 87.6-90.6 151 3.8 2.9- 4.8 359 7.0 5.8- 8.4
Western NC 2,693 2,478 92.8 91.2-94.2 55 2.8 1.8- 4.2 160 4.4 3.6- 5.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,838 1,704 92.9 90.7-94.6 37 3.3 2.0- 5.4 97 3.9 2.9- 5.1
Northwest 2,855 2,619 90.8 88.7-92.6 55 2.0 1.4- 3.0 181 7.2 5.6- 9.2
Charlotte 1,705 1,540 87.9 85.0-90.3 48 4.0 2.7- 5.8 117 8.1 6.1-10.6
Greensboro 1,560 1,449 89.2 85.1-92.2 34 4.9 2.8- 8.4 77 5.9 3.9- 9.0
Southern Regional 1,107 991 90.0 86.8-92.5 33 3.8 2.3- 6.4 83 6.2 4.3- 8.7
Coastal 538 492 88.2 82.3-92.4 13 3.9 1.8- 8.1 33 7.9 4.6-13.1
Wake 1,419 1,311 89.2 85.4-92.1 40 4.4 2.8- 6.9 68 6.4 4.1- 9.9
Area L 129 116 89.7 80.2-94.9 2 1.0 0.2- 5.6 11 9.3 4.3-18.8
Eastern 1,365 1,257 88.6 82.8-92.7 29 2.2 1.3- 3.7 79 9.2 5.4-15.3

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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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