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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Sodium or Salt-Related Behavior

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,915 2,593 59.4 57.2-61.6 1,322 40.6 38.4-42.8
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Cumberland 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Durham 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Forsyth 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Gaston 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Guilford 158 110 65.1 54.4-74.5 48 34.9 25.5-45.6
Mecklenburg 208 128 55.1 46.8-63.2 80 44.9 36.8-53.2
New Hanover 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Union 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 203 117 56.3 48.1-64.2 86 43.7 35.8-51.9
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,187 813 61.7 57.4-65.8 374 38.3 34.2-42.6
Piedmont 2,289 1,509 59.5 56.6-62.4 780 40.5 37.6-43.4
Western NC 439 271 52.1 45.8-58.4 168 47.9 41.6-54.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 308 188 50.3 42.4-58.2 120 49.7 41.8-57.6
Northwest 585 389 58.8 53.4-64.1 196 41.2 35.9-46.6
Charlotte 685 453 59.0 53.4-64.3 232 41.0 35.7-46.6
Greensboro 494 313 59.9 53.8-65.7 181 40.1 34.3-46.2
Southern Regional 538 374 63.0 55.9-69.6 164 37.0 30.4-44.1
Southeast 253 167 61.1 51.9-69.5 86 38.9 30.5-48.1
Wake 641 436 60.4 54.8-65.7 205 39.6 34.3-45.2
Area L & Eastern 411 273 60.0 53.5-66.2 138 40.0 33.8-46.5

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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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