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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
1-12 months 1-2 years 2-5 years 5 or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,033 8,164 67.0 65.6-68.4 1,088 10.3 9.4-11.3 1,092 10.1 9.2-11.2 1,629 11.8 10.9-12.8 60 0.7 0.5- 1.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 308 190 62.0 54.2-69.2 36 11.6 7.6-17.2 29 9.7 6.3-14.7 52 15.6 10.7-22.1 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4
Buncombe 263 166 62.9 54.9-70.2 20 8.0 4.5-13.9 30 11.0 7.2-16.5 46 17.9 12.5-25.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Cabarrus 304 193 58.9 50.6-66.7 30 9.7 6.1-15.0 32 14.6 9.0-22.7 48 15.9 10.4-23.6 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
Catawba 292 198 67.4 59.6-74.3 25 10.2 6.3-16.2 29 10.2 6.4-16.1 38 11.2 7.3-16.8 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
Cumberland 298 186 63.4 56.0-70.2 26 10.3 6.0-17.3 38 10.7 7.1-16.0 46 14.4 10.3-19.7 2 1.2 0.2- 5.6
Davidson 358 238 65.8 57.3-73.4 24 9.0 5.5-14.7 26 5.5 3.3- 9.1 67 18.8 12.5-27.4 3 0.8 0.2- 3.8
Durham 614 459 68.7 62.5-74.4 63 12.8 9.0-17.7 42 8.7 5.7-13.1 45 7.1 4.7-10.6 5 2.7 0.7-10.2
Forsyth 277 206 67.8 58.7-75.7 22 13.9 7.9-23.3 14 7.7 3.8-14.7 34 10.4 6.5-16.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
Gaston 264 169 65.2 56.2-73.2 29 12.6 7.4-20.7 26 10.3 6.1-16.7 40 12.0 7.9-17.7 0 0.0 . - .
Guilford 687 517 75.7 71.2-79.7 45 6.4 4.5- 9.2 58 9.4 6.8-12.9 66 8.1 6.0-10.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Iredell 329 214 65.0 57.4-72.0 29 9.3 5.8-14.7 38 13.0 8.2-19.8 46 10.9 7.5-15.8 2 1.7 0.3- 9.2
Johnston 273 185 69.1 60.2-76.8 36 16.2 10.1-24.9 19 6.3 3.2-12.0 31 8.0 5.1-12.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.6
Mecklenburg 602 469 77.6 72.7-81.8 42 5.7 4.0- 8.2 38 7.6 5.1-11.3 49 8.1 5.5-11.8 4 1.0 0.3- 2.6
New Hanover 329 247 71.3 64.1-77.5 29 10.8 7.1-16.2 26 8.7 5.2-14.2 27 9.2 5.5-14.8 0 0.0 . - .
Onslow 300 205 72.9 65.6-79.1 27 9.7 5.4-16.8 26 7.2 4.5-11.3 42 10.2 7.1-14.5 0 0.0 . - .
Orange 292 219 68.7 59.8-76.5 25 9.7 5.7-15.9 28 15.8 9.4-25.3 19 5.4 2.9- 9.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
Pitt 340 243 72.2 64.1-79.0 32 12.5 7.3-20.6 37 8.9 5.6-14.0 28 6.4 4.0-10.0 0 0.0 . - .
Randolph 394 253 62.6 55.0-69.6 26 7.7 4.3-13.5 39 10.8 7.0-16.2 71 16.4 11.2-23.4 5 2.5 0.7- 7.9
Robeson 313 167 51.5 43.8-59.1 33 10.1 6.4-15.6 43 18.2 12.6-25.5 70 20.2 15.0-26.6 0 0.0 . - .
Rowan 378 231 61.8 54.5-68.5 33 11.4 7.0-18.0 46 10.8 7.6-15.3 65 15.1 10.6-20.9 3 0.9 0.2- 4.0
Union 343 238 66.7 57.6-74.7 36 16.1 8.9-27.5 28 8.0 5.0-12.6 38 8.3 5.6-12.0 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9
Wake 706 561 73.7 67.6-78.9 60 11.1 7.7-15.8 43 8.4 5.3-13.2 40 6.2 3.4-10.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.0
Wayne 360 236 68.1 60.7-74.7 34 8.4 5.4-12.9 35 10.1 6.5-15.3 54 13.3 9.0-19.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,115 2,045 65.4 62.4-68.2 306 11.0 9.1-13.2 323 11.2 9.3-13.3 430 12.2 10.4-14.1 11 0.4 0.2- 0.8
Piedmont 6,963 4,894 68.8 66.9-70.6 606 10.2 9.0-11.5 594 9.8 8.6-11.2 831 10.4 9.3-11.7 38 0.8 0.5- 1.3
Western NC 1,955 1,225 62.5 59.4-65.5 176 9.8 8.1-11.9 175 9.4 7.6-11.4 368 17.5 15.4-19.9 11 0.8 0.3- 2.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,334 846 62.1 58.3-65.8 125 10.4 8.2-13.1 115 9.2 7.1-11.7 244 18.1 15.3-21.3 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7
Northwest 2,383 1,558 66.5 63.4-69.4 196 10.6 8.6-13.0 224 9.1 7.4-11.0 387 13.0 11.3-15.0 18 0.9 0.4- 1.8
Charlotte 1,701 1,174 68.4 64.8-71.8 162 9.7 7.7-12.0 141 10.0 7.7-12.9 216 11.3 9.3-13.7 8 0.6 0.3- 1.3
Greensboro 1,885 1,318 68.0 64.6-71.2 149 8.1 6.5-10.0 176 11.7 9.3-14.7 232 10.9 9.0-13.0 10 1.3 0.6- 3.0
Southern Regional 1,061 639 60.4 55.2-65.3 109 9.8 7.3-13.1 132 14.1 10.7-18.3 175 15.0 11.7-19.1 6 0.7 0.2- 2.0
Coastal 492 358 70.1 63.6-76.0 43 10.4 7.0-15.1 38 7.4 4.6-11.7 53 12.1 8.4-17.1 0 0.0 . - .
Wake 1,785 1,341 71.4 67.6-75.0 174 11.5 9.1-14.4 124 8.6 6.4-11.5 136 7.6 5.6-10.3 10 0.8 0.3- 2.1
Area L 128 77 62.2 51.2-72.0 13 13.7 7.3-24.5 17 10.1 5.8-16.9 19 13.3 7.9-21.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
Eastern 1,264 853 67.2 61.8-72.1 117 10.8 7.5-15.4 125 11.3 8.0-15.6 167 10.5 8.2-13.3 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7

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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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