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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 310 45 16.1 11.0-23.0 97 31.5 24.8-39.2 98 31.0 24.1-38.8 45 14.8 9.8-21.8 25 6.6 4.0-10.8
Buncombe 263 45 21.5 15.2-29.5 80 34.2 27.1-42.0 81 27.9 21.6-35.3 30 10.1 6.5-15.5 27 6.3 4.1- 9.5
Cabarrus 308 53 21.1 15.5-28.1 97 34.2 26.8-42.5 94 31.5 24.5-39.4 45 9.8 6.6-14.5 19 3.4 2.1- 5.7
Catawba 294 47 15.8 10.8-22.5 92 28.8 22.4-36.2 100 37.6 30.1-45.9 38 13.1 7.9-20.9 17 4.6 2.4- 8.6
Cumberland 298 39 13.7 9.5-19.4 86 29.7 23.5-36.7 96 36.4 29.4-43.9 55 14.4 10.4-19.5 22 5.9 3.5- 9.7
Davidson 362 50 19.9 13.1-29.1 109 29.2 22.8-36.5 121 34.7 27.0-43.3 44 7.6 5.1-11.1 38 8.7 5.5-13.3
Durham 615 140 27.6 22.5-33.5 219 34.9 29.7-40.5 172 27.6 22.3-33.6 62 7.8 5.4-11.1 22 2.1 1.3- 3.4
Forsyth 277 53 23.4 17.0-31.3 97 36.5 28.8-45.0 80 26.6 19.9-34.6 29 7.3 4.8-11.0 18 6.2 3.3-11.3
Gaston 266 39 15.5 9.1-25.2 82 32.7 24.3-42.2 90 34.4 26.2-43.6 34 10.2 6.2-16.3 21 7.2 4.0-12.6
Guilford 690 132 22.4 18.3-27.0 232 36.0 31.0-41.2 201 28.1 23.5-33.2 82 9.8 7.2-13.0 43 3.8 2.6- 5.5
Iredell 335 47 18.9 13.0-26.6 104 29.1 23.4-35.6 107 31.9 25.2-39.4 45 14.7 9.9-21.2 32 5.5 3.6- 8.1
Johnston 274 29 15.1 8.3-26.1 81 35.7 27.2-45.2 99 31.2 24.2-39.1 38 11.6 7.3-17.9 27 6.5 3.8-10.7
Mecklenburg 601 130 26.5 21.5-32.3 214 34.1 29.1-39.6 142 23.1 18.4-28.6 81 12.6 9.4-16.6 34 3.7 2.5- 5.4
New Hanover 331 73 23.3 17.7-30.1 96 32.1 25.8-39.1 98 27.2 21.5-33.7 47 12.8 8.7-18.4 17 4.7 2.4- 8.8
Onslow 302 60 20.9 15.6-27.3 94 35.3 28.1-43.2 89 30.1 22.8-38.5 35 8.7 5.7-13.2 24 5.0 3.2- 7.8
Orange 294 83 34.0 25.9-43.1 97 30.0 23.8-37.0 76 25.1 18.6-33.0 29 8.3 5.2-13.0 9 2.6 1.0- 6.7
Pitt 340 53 20.5 14.8-27.7 115 35.3 27.7-43.6 110 27.6 20.9-35.5 42 12.7 7.5-20.8 20 3.9 2.2- 6.6
Randolph 395 46 13.0 9.3-18.0 107 33.7 26.6-41.5 136 33.5 27.2-40.5 73 13.3 9.8-17.7 33 6.5 4.3- 9.7
Robeson 314 35 15.0 9.6-22.8 67 21.3 15.5-28.6 100 32.7 25.9-40.4 66 19.7 14.5-26.2 46 11.3 7.6-16.3
Rowan 380 43 15.2 10.3-22.0 118 34.7 28.1-42.0 123 29.5 23.9-35.8 60 14.0 9.6-20.0 36 6.5 4.3- 9.7
Union 345 70 25.4 18.7-33.6 122 38.6 30.9-46.9 90 18.8 14.4-24.2 38 12.5 6.2-23.8 25 4.7 2.7- 7.8
Wake 707 163 22.6 18.8-26.9 257 37.8 32.6-43.2 213 31.8 26.6-37.4 59 6.7 4.7- 9.4 15 1.2 0.7- 2.0
Wayne 365 50 14.9 10.6-20.5 106 26.5 20.8-33.0 114 39.1 30.9-48.0 70 14.6 10.8-19.5 25 4.9 2.6- 9.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,136 464 17.6 15.3-20.2 907 30.3 27.5-33.2 991 31.5 28.7-34.5 514 14.3 12.4-16.4 260 6.4 5.2- 7.8
Piedmont 6,998 1,259 20.6 19.1-22.2 2,278 33.3 31.5-35.1 2,089 30.0 28.2-31.9 920 11.4 10.3-12.6 452 4.7 4.1- 5.4
Western NC 1,962 287 17.7 15.1-20.6 559 31.5 28.6-34.5 602 29.5 26.8-32.3 308 13.6 11.7-15.7 206 7.8 6.5- 9.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,339 208 19.2 16.1-22.8 390 32.5 28.9-36.2 412 29.1 25.9-32.6 197 12.5 10.3-15.0 132 6.7 5.4- 8.3
Northwest 2,399 332 17.7 15.3-20.5 729 31.4 28.6-34.3 766 32.0 29.0-35.2 350 12.2 10.5-14.1 222 6.7 5.5- 8.1
Charlotte 1,710 312 21.5 18.4-24.8 572 33.7 30.4-37.2 475 26.9 23.7-30.4 233 12.5 10.1-15.4 118 5.4 4.1- 7.0
Greensboro 1,894 340 20.1 17.6-22.9 587 32.3 29.2-35.6 569 29.3 26.3-32.5 272 13.3 11.2-15.8 126 5.0 4.0- 6.3
Southern Regional 1,064 136 17.8 13.8-22.7 284 27.7 23.4-32.5 327 31.4 26.9-36.4 205 14.9 11.7-18.8 112 8.1 6.0-10.9
Coastal 496 97 18.9 13.9-25.1 147 31.8 25.3-39.1 155 30.2 24.3-36.8 72 15.0 10.8-20.3 25 4.2 2.3- 7.6
Wake 1,789 363 20.9 18.2-23.8 610 35.0 31.5-38.7 543 32.0 28.3-35.9 196 9.1 7.4-11.1 77 3.0 2.2- 4.2
Area L 129 23 24.8 16.0-36.4 33 23.3 15.8-32.9 39 28.4 19.4-39.5 25 18.2 11.4-28.0 9 5.3 2.6-10.5
Eastern 1,276 199 16.0 12.9-19.7 392 32.7 27.8-38.0 396 31.9 26.8-37.4 192 13.2 10.3-16.7 97 6.3 4.2- 9.3

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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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