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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,224 69 3.3 2.3- 4.6 3,155 96.7 95.4-97.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 90 4 6.1 2.0-17.5 86 93.9 82.5-98.0
Buncombe 47 0 0.0 . - . 47 100 . - .
Cabarrus 81 2 3.6 0.9-13.6 79 96.4 86.4-99.1
Catawba 94 1 1.8 0.2-11.6 93 98.2 88.4-99.8
Cumberland 83 5 3.7 1.5- 9.0 78 96.3 91.0-98.5
Davidson 90 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 88 99.0 95.9-99.8
Durham 138 3 4.6 1.1-17.5 135 95.4 82.5-98.9
Forsyth 82 2 1.1 0.3- 4.7 80 98.9 95.3-99.7
Gaston 78 3 5.3 1.5-17.5 75 94.7 82.5-98.5
Guilford 211 3 6.2 1.7-20.2 208 93.8 79.8-98.3
Iredell 104 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 103 99.4 95.9-99.9
Johnston 78 5 6.5 2.1-18.2 73 93.5 81.8-97.9
Mecklenburg 151 0 0.0 . - . 151 100 . - .
New Hanover 107 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2 106 99.4 95.8-99.9
Onslow 86 3 4.8 1.4-15.0 83 95.2 85.0-98.6
Orange 84 0 0.0 . - . 84 100 . - .
Pitt 80 3 13.1 3.9-36.1 77 86.9 63.9-96.1
Randolph 106 2 2.7 0.5-12.3 104 97.3 87.7-99.5
Robeson 68 2 4.3 1.0-17.1 66 95.7 82.9-99.0
Rowan 120 1 2.6 0.4-16.2 119 97.4 83.8-99.6
Union 97 4 17.4 3.9-52.5 93 82.6 47.5-96.1
Wake 211 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 209 99.1 96.4-99.8
Wayne 86 3 9.1 1.6-37.7 83 90.9 62.3-98.4
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 814 28 4.4 2.6- 7.3 786 95.6 92.7-97.4
Piedmont 1,962 36 3.0 1.8- 4.9 1,926 97.0 95.1-98.2
Western NC 448 5 1.9 0.7- 5.3 443 98.1 94.7-99.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 301 2 0.6 0.1- 4.1 299 99.4 95.9-99.9
Northwest 668 12 2.4 1.2- 4.8 656 97.6 95.2-98.8
Charlotte 461 11 4.9 2.0-11.5 450 95.1 88.5-98.0
Greensboro 543 11 4.6 2.0-10.0 532 95.4 90.0-98.0
Southern Regional 254 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8 247 98.3 96.2-99.2
Coastal 147 2 1.8 0.3- 9.1 145 98.2 90.9-99.7
Wake 489 10 1.9 0.9- 4.0 479 98.1 96.0-99.1
Area L 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
Eastern 329 14 7.6 3.7-14.9 315 92.4 85.1-96.3

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

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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