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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,690 2,776 20.5 19.3-21.7 7,338 66.0 64.6-67.4 1,010 8.5 7.7- 9.5 566 5.0 4.3- 5.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 298 85 25.8 19.3-33.6 184 65.9 58.0-73.0 16 5.0 2.7- 9.2 13 3.2 1.7- 5.8
Buncombe 256 62 24.4 17.7-32.7 166 63.2 54.8-70.9 17 8.2 4.4-14.8 11 4.2 1.9- 9.0
Cabarrus 296 73 18.7 13.9-24.8 183 64.5 56.1-72.1 25 7.8 4.7-12.7 15 9.0 3.9-19.2
Catawba 288 64 18.3 13.2-24.9 173 64.4 56.6-71.6 34 10.9 7.0-16.7 17 6.3 3.6-11.0
Cumberland 286 60 19.3 14.1-25.8 192 67.4 59.8-74.2 22 7.8 4.4-13.4 12 5.5 2.5-11.9
Davidson 349 86 21.2 15.4-28.3 211 67.9 60.2-74.6 32 6.8 4.2-10.6 20 4.2 2.5- 7.0
Durham 600 137 23.4 18.1-29.6 407 69.2 63.1-74.8 31 4.1 2.6- 6.5 25 3.3 2.0- 5.4
Forsyth 270 64 23.6 16.9-32.1 182 67.8 59.3-75.3 12 3.8 1.9- 7.2 12 4.8 2.2-10.2
Gaston 259 64 26.5 18.5-36.5 154 63.2 53.6-71.8 26 6.5 3.9-10.5 15 3.8 2.1- 7.0
Guilford 671 170 18.9 15.6-22.7 434 69.1 63.8-73.8 37 7.9 4.7-13.2 30 4.1 2.5- 6.8
Iredell 325 65 18.9 13.5-25.9 219 70.1 62.8-76.5 22 5.3 3.1- 8.9 19 5.6 3.1- 9.9
Johnston 266 52 14.4 10.0-20.3 172 71.7 63.7-78.5 27 10.7 6.4-17.3 15 3.2 1.8- 5.8
Mecklenburg 582 138 20.2 16.2-24.9 402 69.0 63.1-74.3 22 6.3 3.6-11.0 20 4.5 2.1- 9.2
New Hanover 319 84 26.0 20.0-33.0 208 65.3 57.9-72.1 17 5.2 2.8- 9.5 10 3.5 1.3- 9.3
Onslow 287 56 13.8 10.1-18.5 202 76.4 69.8-81.9 21 7.7 4.2-13.6 8 2.1 1.0- 4.5
Orange 290 68 19.6 14.1-26.5 192 68.2 59.4-75.9 21 10.6 5.2-20.5 9 1.6 0.8- 3.3
Pitt 326 87 19.1 14.2-25.3 208 70.1 62.7-76.5 18 5.7 3.2-10.1 13 5.1 2.4-10.3
Randolph 385 102 26.3 19.9-34.0 216 58.0 50.5-65.1 44 9.8 6.7-14.1 23 5.9 3.7- 9.4
Robeson 294 72 25.3 18.5-33.5 158 54.2 46.0-62.2 48 14.2 9.8-20.2 16 6.2 2.8-13.3
Rowan 363 92 21.2 16.4-26.9 204 63.1 56.4-69.3 49 12.1 8.8-16.6 18 3.6 2.0- 6.4
Union 334 58 15.5 8.6-26.3 233 67.9 57.8-76.6 35 12.7 7.8-19.9 8 3.9 1.1-12.8
Wake 683 123 13.6 10.8-17.1 480 75.0 70.1-79.3 42 6.3 3.9-10.0 38 5.1 3.0- 8.4
Wayne 354 84 20.7 15.1-27.7 225 64.4 56.0-72.0 22 7.5 3.9-14.0 23 7.4 3.4-15.3
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,017 715 20.1 17.9-22.6 1,922 66.8 63.8-69.7 238 8.3 6.6-10.5 142 4.8 3.6- 6.4
Piedmont 6,769 1,584 20.3 18.8-22.0 4,348 67.2 65.3-69.0 519 7.6 6.6- 8.8 318 4.8 3.9- 5.9
Western NC 1,904 477 22.0 19.5-24.7 1,068 58.8 55.6-61.9 253 13.1 11.1-15.4 106 6.1 4.8- 7.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,298 323 22.1 18.9-25.7 746 60.0 56.1-63.9 166 12.6 10.1-15.5 63 5.3 3.8- 7.3
Northwest 2,319 554 21.7 18.9-24.7 1,381 63.4 60.2-66.5 247 9.5 8.0-11.3 137 5.4 4.3- 6.9
Charlotte 1,651 374 20.8 17.7-24.2 1,084 65.7 61.8-69.5 128 7.9 6.0-10.4 65 5.6 3.6- 8.5
Greensboro 1,844 476 21.0 18.6-23.6 1,148 66.2 62.9-69.3 134 8.9 6.8-11.6 86 3.9 3.0- 5.2
Southern Regional 1,018 237 20.1 16.6-24.0 614 63.1 58.0-67.9 108 9.6 6.9-13.2 59 7.3 4.7-11.1
Coastal 477 126 22.5 17.6-28.3 312 66.0 58.6-72.7 24 8.7 4.2-17.1 15 2.8 1.4- 5.4
Wake 1,728 363 17.9 15.4-20.7 1,169 71.6 68.2-74.7 114 6.5 4.8- 8.7 82 4.0 2.8- 5.8
Area L 123 32 23.6 15.5-34.3 81 67.1 55.8-76.7 7 7.2 2.8-17.6 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7
Eastern 1,232 291 19.6 15.6-24.3 803 68.0 62.5-73.1 82 7.2 4.5-11.3 56 5.2 3.0- 8.8

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NOTE: For AHEC Regions, results for Area L are least reliable due to small sample size.

^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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