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2013 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 8,443 2,130 27.1 25.8-28.5 6,313 72.9 71.5-74.2
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 279 65 31.7 24.0-40.5 214 68.3 59.5-76.0
Cumberland 349 62 17.8 13.3-23.5 287 82.2 76.5-86.7
Durham 331 70 26.2 19.4-34.4 261 73.8 65.6-80.6
Forsyth 344 79 27.7 21.3-35.2 265 72.3 64.8-78.7
Gaston 297 65 23.4 16.7-31.7 232 76.6 68.3-83.3
Guilford 361 81 22.4 17.3-28.4 280 77.6 71.6-82.7
Mecklenburg 426 99 24.0 19.6-29.1 327 76.0 70.9-80.4
New Hanover 312 49 18.5 13.1-25.6 263 81.5 74.4-86.9
Union 279 67 31.9 22.8-42.7 212 68.1 57.3-77.2
Wake 454 109 25.8 21.1-31.0 345 74.2 69.0-78.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,548 682 28.0 25.5-30.6 1,866 72.0 69.4-74.5
Piedmont 4,919 1,225 26.7 25.0-28.4 3,694 73.3 71.6-75.0
Western NC 976 223 27.7 23.9-31.7 753 72.3 68.3-76.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 694 148 26.0 21.6-30.9 546 74.0 69.1-78.4
Northwest 1,411 346 27.7 24.6-31.0 1,065 72.3 69.0-75.4
Charlotte 1,425 353 26.1 23.0-29.5 1,072 73.9 70.5-77.0
Greensboro 1,054 272 26.4 23.1-30.1 782 73.6 69.9-76.9
Southern Regional 1,190 324 26.2 22.4-30.4 866 73.8 69.6-77.6
Southeast 536 110 25.3 20.4-31.0 426 74.7 69.0-79.6
Wake 1,249 329 28.0 24.7-31.5 920 72.0 68.5-75.3
Area L & Eastern 884 248 29.7 26.0-33.8 636 70.3 66.2-74.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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