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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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Respond.^
1+ times per day 1+ times per week 1+ times per month 1+ times last 12 months Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,227 141 1.3 1.0- 1.6 763 7.1 6.4- 7.9 1,146 11.9 10.9-13.0 1,178 11.4 10.4-12.4 7,999 68.4 66.9-69.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 282 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 27 9.9 5.8-16.5 27 11.5 7.3-17.9 35 13.7 8.8-20.9 191 63.9 55.5-71.6
Buncombe 249 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 9 4.5 1.8-10.7 18 8.4 4.8-14.2 19 10.0 5.7-16.8 202 76.6 68.4-83.1
Cabarrus 285 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 20 8.3 4.5-14.8 24 8.8 5.5-13.8 33 14.4 9.0-22.2 203 67.0 58.6-74.5
Catawba 273 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1 25 9.8 6.1-15.5 34 9.3 6.3-13.6 31 14.5 9.0-22.5 179 64.5 56.2-72.0
Cumberland 273 4 1.8 0.6- 5.4 25 8.9 5.5-14.1 28 12.0 8.0-17.7 27 9.9 5.8-16.5 189 67.4 59.7-74.2
Davidson 335 4 3.9 0.8-16.0 28 10.7 5.3-20.4 34 11.8 7.3-18.4 25 6.0 3.6- 9.7 244 67.7 58.1-76.1
Durham 577 9 1.4 0.6- 2.9 20 4.1 2.2- 7.6 47 9.6 6.5-13.7 62 11.2 8.1-15.4 439 73.7 68.2-78.6
Forsyth 251 3 0.9 0.2- 4.3 20 6.5 4.0-10.5 23 11.7 7.0-18.7 36 16.9 10.7-25.6 169 64.0 55.2-72.0
Gaston 249 4 1.7 0.5- 5.5 23 9.0 5.5-14.3 22 11.7 5.9-21.9 30 9.7 6.3-14.7 170 67.9 58.5-76.1
Guilford 655 10 1.5 0.7- 3.0 46 5.6 3.9- 8.0 70 13.8 10.2-18.3 85 13.4 10.2-17.4 444 65.8 60.5-70.7
Iredell 313 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7 23 6.5 3.9-10.7 38 12.4 8.6-17.6 42 14.2 9.2-21.1 208 66.3 58.8-73.1
Johnston 253 4 2.1 0.5- 7.5 14 6.8 3.4-13.1 35 15.3 10.0-22.6 25 8.9 4.9-15.5 175 67.0 57.8-75.1
Mecklenburg 564 8 1.2 0.5- 2.9 29 5.7 3.6- 9.0 60 10.8 7.6-15.0 54 11.3 7.3-17.0 413 71.0 64.9-76.4
New Hanover 309 7 1.7 0.7- 4.0 26 7.1 4.5-10.9 40 19.1 13.5-26.5 34 9.2 6.2-13.5 202 62.9 55.5-69.7
Onslow 276 6 3.0 1.1- 8.1 21 9.2 4.8-17.0 33 10.1 6.4-15.8 25 10.2 6.3-16.3 191 67.4 59.0-74.8
Orange 288 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 15 4.8 2.7- 8.3 39 14.9 10.3-21.0 29 10.7 6.3-17.7 204 69.4 61.5-76.3
Pitt 313 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9 15 8.4 4.4-15.4 34 9.6 6.3-14.3 27 7.0 4.5-10.8 233 74.1 66.7-80.3
Randolph 369 9 2.9 1.1- 7.1 28 8.0 5.0-12.7 38 8.5 5.9-12.2 31 10.0 6.2-15.8 263 70.5 63.6-76.7
Robeson 280 5 3.0 0.9- 9.1 19 9.2 5.3-15.5 24 9.7 5.1-17.9 20 5.1 3.0- 8.4 212 73.0 64.5-80.1
Rowan 350 7 2.9 1.2- 7.3 31 10.2 6.6-15.4 41 11.5 8.0-16.1 41 15.3 10.4-22.0 230 60.1 52.7-67.1
Union 323 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 24 6.2 3.9- 9.6 33 10.1 6.7-15.0 39 18.1 10.4-29.8 226 65.4 55.8-74.0
Wake 656 5 0.7 0.2- 2.2 43 5.9 4.0- 8.7 71 11.4 8.6-15.0 91 15.2 11.4-19.9 446 66.8 61.5-71.7
Wayne 341 6 4.0 1.0-15.5 26 10.7 5.9-18.5 25 13.0 7.5-21.7 29 7.9 4.9-12.7 255 64.3 55.1-72.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,891 44 1.6 1.0- 2.6 204 7.7 6.2- 9.5 307 13.0 10.9-15.5 259 8.6 7.1-10.5 2,077 69.0 66.0-72.0
Piedmont 6,498 85 1.3 0.9- 1.7 458 7.0 6.1- 7.9 677 11.7 10.4-13.1 746 12.8 11.5-14.3 4,532 67.2 65.3-69.1
Western NC 1,838 12 0.6 0.3- 1.2 101 6.4 4.9- 8.1 162 10.5 8.6-12.7 173 10.5 8.7-12.7 1,390 72.1 69.1-74.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,255 9 0.6 0.3- 1.3 65 5.6 4.0- 7.7 110 9.7 7.6-12.2 117 11.8 9.2-14.9 954 72.4 68.7-75.9
Northwest 2,218 23 1.3 0.7- 2.5 168 7.7 6.3- 9.5 234 12.3 9.9-15.2 245 12.0 10.0-14.4 1,548 66.7 63.3-69.9
Charlotte 1,591 21 1.1 0.7- 2.0 109 7.1 5.5- 9.0 161 11.2 9.0-13.8 172 12.2 9.6-15.4 1,128 68.4 64.7-72.0
Greensboro 1,779 24 1.3 0.8- 2.1 132 7.9 6.1-10.1 188 11.6 9.6-13.9 200 11.8 9.9-14.1 1,235 67.4 64.1-70.6
Southern Regional 965 15 1.5 0.8- 2.8 71 7.1 4.9-10.0 87 10.0 7.3-13.6 83 10.5 7.3-15.0 709 70.9 65.7-75.7
Coastal 461 9 1.8 0.6- 5.7 42 11.5 7.0-18.4 48 9.2 6.5-13.0 48 7.6 5.1-11.1 314 69.8 62.8-76.0
Wake 1,655 21 1.1 0.6- 2.1 91 6.0 4.6- 7.9 175 12.2 10.0-14.8 201 13.1 10.7-16.0 1,167 67.5 63.8-70.9
Area L 116 0 0.0 . - . 7 7.8 3.2-18.1 17 18.9 11.2-30.2 8 6.4 2.9-13.5 84 66.9 55.1-76.9
Eastern 1,187 19 2.1 1.0- 4.6 78 6.2 4.5- 8.6 126 15.1 11.0-20.4 104 8.7 6.3-11.8 860 67.9 62.4-72.9

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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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