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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 8,840 1,430 18.5 17.3-19.6 7,410 81.5 80.4-82.7
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 289 38 18.6 12.6-26.5 251 81.4 73.5-87.4
Cumberland 387 52 14.9 10.5-20.5 335 85.1 79.5-89.5
Durham 351 41 12.8 9.0-18.0 310 87.2 82.0-91.0
Forsyth 352 53 20.2 14.8-26.8 299 79.8 73.2-85.2
Gaston 309 49 21.7 15.1-30.1 260 78.3 69.9-84.9
Guilford 374 71 20.2 15.4-26.1 303 79.8 73.9-84.6
Mecklenburg 500 98 20.6 16.7-25.2 402 79.4 74.8-83.3
New Hanover 323 34 12.8 8.0-20.1 289 87.2 79.9-92.0
Union 289 40 22.3 13.9-33.7 249 77.7 66.3-86.1
Wake 504 72 12.3 9.5-15.7 432 87.7 84.3-90.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,680 440 19.1 16.9-21.4 2,240 80.9 78.6-83.1
Piedmont 5,157 822 18.1 16.7-19.6 4,335 81.9 80.4-83.3
Western NC 1,003 168 19.4 16.2-22.9 835 80.6 77.1-83.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 717 107 17.9 14.2-22.4 610 82.1 77.6-85.8
Northwest 1,438 235 18.9 16.2-21.8 1,203 81.1 78.2-83.8
Charlotte 1,530 261 20.5 17.7-23.6 1,269 79.5 76.4-82.3
Greensboro 1,086 191 20.4 17.3-23.9 895 79.6 76.1-82.7
Southern Regional 1,243 223 21.6 17.9-25.7 1,020 78.4 74.3-82.1
Southeast 552 70 15.7 11.8-20.6 482 84.3 79.4-88.2
Wake 1,336 192 13.7 11.6-16.0 1,144 86.3 84.0-88.4
Area L & Eastern 938 151 19.5 16.2-23.1 787 80.5 76.9-83.8

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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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