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2012 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 11,860 9,933 79.0 78.0-80.0 1,927 21.0 20.0-22.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 391 331 78.0 71.6-83.3 60 22.0 16.7-28.4
Cumberland 446 385 83.4 78.3-87.5 61 16.6 12.5-21.7
Durham 458 386 77.5 71.7-82.4 72 22.5 17.6-28.3
Forsyth 424 364 78.4 71.5-84.0 60 21.6 16.0-28.5
Gaston 368 319 77.4 69.8-83.5 49 22.6 16.5-30.2
Guilford 508 435 81.5 76.7-85.6 73 18.5 14.4-23.3
Mecklenburg 683 552 78.5 74.5-82.0 131 21.5 18.0-25.5
New Hanover 396 351 80.9 73.8-86.4 45 19.1 13.6-26.2
Union 386 347 85.8 79.6-90.4 39 14.2 9.6-20.4
Wake 696 558 80.0 76.2-83.4 138 20.0 16.6-23.8
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,912 3,244 78.2 76.4-80.0 668 21.8 20.0-23.6
Piedmont 6,340 5,343 80.0 78.6-81.3 997 20.0 18.7-21.4
Western NC 1,608 1,346 78.3 75.2-81.0 262 21.7 19.0-24.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,105 929 78.7 74.9-82.1 176 21.3 17.9-25.1
Northwest 1,895 1,610 79.9 77.2-82.3 285 20.1 17.7-22.8
Charlotte 1,935 1,638 79.2 76.4-81.7 297 20.8 18.3-23.6
Greensboro 1,342 1,137 80.2 77.2-82.8 205 19.8 17.2-22.8
Southern Regional 1,553 1,289 79.7 76.7-82.5 264 20.3 17.5-23.3
Southeast 743 634 78.3 73.7-82.3 109 21.7 17.7-26.3
Wake 1,676 1,374 79.7 77.1-82.1 302 20.3 17.9-22.9
Area L 396 321 73.5 67.0-79.2 75 26.5 20.8-33.0
Eastern 1,215 1,001 78.9 75.9-81.7 214 21.1 18.3-24.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

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