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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 12,499 10,855 85.7 84.3-86.9 562 4.6 4.0- 5.3 1,082 9.8 8.7-11.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 338 299 89.3 83.4-93.3 15 3.0 1.6- 5.4 24 7.7 4.2-13.6
Buncombe 379 332 86.9 81.5-90.9 19 5.5 3.0-10.0 28 7.5 4.6-12.0
Cabarrus 325 279 86.9 80.9-91.2 18 5.7 3.0-10.4 28 7.4 4.3-12.4
Catawba 349 287 81.6 72.9-88.0 22 9.0 3.9-19.5 40 9.4 6.3-13.7
Cumberland 357 311 85.6 78.8-90.5 17 4.0 2.2- 7.2 29 10.3 6.0-17.3
Davidson 394 350 89.4 84.6-92.9 11 2.7 1.2- 5.9 33 7.8 4.9-12.2
Durham 398 353 76.9 67.4-84.2 9 4.3 2.0- 9.0 36 18.8 11.9-28.6
Forsyth 361 335 90.6 84.1-94.7 10 3.8 1.5- 9.4 16 5.5 2.6-11.2
Gaston 325 274 89.0 84.7-92.2 20 3.7 2.2- 6.0 31 7.3 4.6-11.4
Guilford 400 346 86.6 80.3-91.0 21 4.1 2.5- 6.6 33 9.4 5.4-15.8
Iredell 407 363 89.3 83.9-93.1 17 4.9 2.2-10.7 27 5.8 3.7- 8.8
Johnston 338 291 85.7 80.4-89.8 14 5.6 3.1- 9.7 33 8.7 5.7-13.0
Mecklenburg 588 518 84.5 79.5-88.5 25 5.6 3.2- 9.6 45 9.9 6.8-14.1
New Hanover 391 346 90.2 85.5-93.4 18 3.9 2.1- 7.1 27 6.0 3.5- 9.9
Onslow 365 320 86.9 81.6-90.8 20 5.2 3.1- 8.8 25 7.9 4.8-12.7
Orange 355 313 87.9 83.4-91.3 11 4.0 2.1- 7.4 31 8.1 5.5-11.9
Pitt 351 303 86.1 80.7-90.1 17 5.9 3.2-10.5 31 8.1 5.3-12.2
Randolph 334 290 85.7 79.1-90.5 20 7.6 4.1-13.7 24 6.7 3.8-11.4
Robeson 348 287 79.8 73.1-85.1 16 5.8 3.0-11.1 45 14.4 10.0-20.3
Rowan 414 356 85.7 79.8-90.0 21 5.0 2.9- 8.5 37 9.3 5.7-14.9
Union 347 310 91.5 87.6-94.3 10 1.7 0.8- 3.5 27 6.8 4.3-10.5
Wake 565 503 85.8 79.0-90.6 23 4.7 2.4- 9.0 39 9.5 5.4-16.2
Wayne 364 306 83.2 76.7-88.1 20 6.4 3.3-12.3 38 10.4 6.9-15.4
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,412 2,929 86.4 84.0-88.5 160 3.8 3.0- 4.8 323 9.8 7.9-12.1
Piedmont 6,400 5,601 84.9 82.9-86.6 286 5.2 4.2- 6.3 513 9.9 8.4-11.7
Western NC 2,687 2,325 87.7 85.7-89.4 116 3.6 2.7- 4.7 246 8.7 7.2-10.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,834 1,600 87.4 84.8-89.6 74 3.7 2.6- 5.2 160 8.9 7.1-11.3
Northwest 2,851 2,474 86.9 84.2-89.1 132 5.0 3.6- 6.8 245 8.2 6.4-10.5
Charlotte 1,702 1,479 85.1 81.8-87.9 81 5.7 4.0- 8.0 142 9.2 7.0-12.0
Greensboro 1,558 1,360 85.2 80.9-88.7 76 4.9 3.4- 7.0 122 9.8 6.7-14.2
Southern Regional 1,103 931 84.6 80.4-88.0 50 4.4 2.6- 7.3 122 11.0 8.2-14.6
Coastal 537 475 90.1 85.2-93.5 22 2.8 1.3- 5.7 40 7.1 4.3-11.6
Wake 1,419 1,250 83.5 79.0-87.1 51 4.5 2.9- 6.9 118 12.0 8.7-16.3
Area L 128 108 87.6 79.2-92.8 9 5.7 2.5-12.5 11 6.7 3.2-13.4
Eastern 1,367 1,178 85.7 80.6-89.7 67 3.2 2.2- 4.6 122 11.0 7.3-16.3

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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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