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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 11,866 2,023 18.9 18.0-19.8 9,843 81.1 80.2-82.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 391 51 18.4 13.6-24.4 340 81.6 75.6-86.4
Cumberland 444 70 18.8 14.4-24.2 374 81.2 75.8-85.6
Durham 457 58 16.4 12.0-21.8 399 83.6 78.2-88.0
Forsyth 426 72 19.6 15.3-24.7 354 80.4 75.3-84.7
Gaston 368 68 23.8 17.9-30.8 300 76.2 69.2-82.1
Guilford 507 82 18.1 14.2-22.9 425 81.9 77.1-85.8
Mecklenburg 683 135 20.2 16.8-24.1 548 79.8 75.9-83.2
New Hanover 398 52 15.4 11.0-21.2 346 84.6 78.8-89.0
Union 387 54 20.7 15.0-27.7 333 79.3 72.3-85.0
Wake 696 116 16.7 13.6-20.5 580 83.3 79.5-86.4
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,909 698 19.7 18.1-21.5 3,211 80.3 78.5-81.9
Piedmont 6,345 1,073 18.5 17.3-19.8 5,272 81.5 80.2-82.7
Western NC 1,612 252 18.2 15.8-21.0 1,360 81.8 79.0-84.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,106 176 18.6 15.6-22.0 930 81.4 78.0-84.4
Northwest 1,902 306 17.9 15.8-20.1 1,596 82.1 79.9-84.2
Charlotte 1,937 335 19.4 17.2-21.9 1,602 80.6 78.1-82.8
Greensboro 1,342 229 18.9 16.3-21.7 1,113 81.1 78.3-83.7
Southern Regional 1,551 304 22.0 19.1-25.1 1,247 78.0 74.9-80.9
Southeast 743 113 18.1 14.6-22.3 630 81.9 77.7-85.4
Wake 1,672 271 17.1 14.9-19.5 1,401 82.9 80.5-85.1
Area L 398 65 18.6 14.2-24.1 333 81.4 75.9-85.8
Eastern 1,215 224 20.0 17.3-23.0 991 80.0 77.0-82.7

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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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