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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Use of Trails and Greenways

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,673 7,056 68.2 67.0-69.3 3,617 31.8 30.7-33.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 358 266 72.6 66.1-78.3 92 27.4 21.7-33.9
Cumberland 408 271 66.3 60.3-71.7 137 33.7 28.3-39.7
Durham 399 302 73.5 67.2-79.0 97 26.5 21.0-32.8
Forsyth 387 274 71.4 65.5-76.7 113 28.6 23.3-34.5
Gaston 331 224 68.6 61.1-75.2 107 31.4 24.8-38.9
Guilford 461 339 73.8 68.2-78.7 122 26.2 21.3-31.8
Mecklenburg 559 420 77.4 73.1-81.3 139 22.6 18.7-26.9
New Hanover 366 295 76.6 69.3-82.6 71 23.4 17.4-30.7
Union 352 224 62.5 54.4-69.9 128 37.5 30.1-45.6
Wake 622 489 77.3 72.9-81.2 133 22.7 18.8-27.1
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,532 2,152 62.2 60.1-64.3 1,380 37.8 35.7-39.9
Piedmont 5,683 3,872 70.4 68.9-72.0 1,811 29.6 28.0-31.1
Western NC 1,458 1,032 71.9 68.6-74.9 426 28.1 25.1-31.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 990 700 71.7 67.5-75.6 290 28.3 24.4-32.5
Northwest 1,751 1,164 69.0 66.3-71.6 587 31.0 28.4-33.7
Charlotte 1,698 1,144 71.0 68.1-73.8 554 29.0 26.2-31.9
Greensboro 1,219 802 66.7 63.1-70.0 417 33.3 30.0-36.9
Southern Regional 1,402 826 62.9 59.4-66.3 576 37.1 33.7-40.6
Southeast 680 491 67.3 62.3-72.0 189 32.7 28.0-37.7
Wake 1,494 1,094 74.3 71.3-77.1 400 25.7 22.9-28.7
Area L 356 209 60.7 54.3-66.8 147 39.3 33.2-45.7
Eastern 1,083 626 59.4 55.7-63.0 457 40.6 37.0-44.3

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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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