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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,441 959 8.1 7.4- 8.9 78 0.9 0.6- 1.2 8,404 91.0 90.2-91.8
-Guilford County 446 36 6.7 4.7- 9.5 7 2.3 0.9- 5.8 403 91.0 87.4-93.7
GENDER
Male 165 12 5.9 3.2-10.4 0 0.0 . - . 153 94.1 89.6-96.8
Female 281 24 7.4 4.7-11.5 7 4.4 1.7-10.7 250 88.2 82.2-92.3
RACE
White 313 22 6.3 4.0- 9.8 4 1.6 0.5- 5.4 287 92.1 88.0-94.9
Other 132 14 7.7 4.2-13.5 3 3.8 0.9-14.3 115 88.5 80.0-93.7
AGE
18-44 177 4 1.6 0.5- 5.1 5 4.2 1.5-11.4 168 94.1 87.3-97.4
45+ 265 32 11.6 8.0-16.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 231 87.9 82.9-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 22 11.1 7.0-17.2 2 4.0 1.0-14.7 128 84.9 76.4-90.6
Some College + 292 14 4.3 2.4- 7.5 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3 273 94.4 91.0-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 19 8.6 5.3-13.8 3 2.1 0.5- 8.4 173 89.2 83.1-93.3
$50,000+ 142 5 3.3 1.3- 8.3 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 135 95.6 90.5-98.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 454 41 8.1 5.8-11.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 411 91.4 88.1-93.8
Guilford 446 36 6.7 4.7- 9.5 7 2.3 0.9- 5.8 403 91.0 87.4-93.7
Mecklenburg 447 39 7.0 4.9- 9.9 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7 406 92.4 89.4-94.7
Orange 451 25 4.7 3.0- 7.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 425 94.6 91.6-96.6
Wake 453 31 5.3 3.6- 7.9 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 418 93.9 91.1-95.8
Chatham/Lee 399 33 6.8 4.6-10.0 5 1.1 0.5- 2.6 361 92.1 88.7-94.5
Nash/Wilson 380 44 10.2 7.4-14.1 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6 333 88.9 85.0-91.9
Craven/Pamlico 454 55 10.3 7.7-13.7 6 1.4 0.6- 3.5 393 88.3 84.7-91.1
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 438 45 10.4 7.3-14.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 389 89.0 84.7-92.2
Appalachian/Wilkes 456 33 5.1 3.5- 7.5 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0 421 94.1 91.5-96.0
Franklin/Gran./Vance 479 32 4.6 3.1- 6.8 3 1.3 0.3- 5.1 444 94.1 91.0-96.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 426 48 8.7 6.0-12.3 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 372 90.3 86.4-93.1
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 474 80 15.0 11.9-18.9 0 0.0 . - . 394 85.0 81.1-88.1
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 420 55 10.6 7.8-14.1 3 0.8 0.2- 2.6 362 88.6 84.9-91.5
Northeast NC I 461 72 13.6 10.4-17.4 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 384 85.7 81.7-88.9
Northeast NC II 511 65 11.5 8.8-15.0 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 443 87.9 84.4-90.7
Northeastern Partnership 972 137 12.3 10.1-14.8 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4 827 87.1 84.5-89.3
Mountain AHEC 1,308 133 8.4 6.7-10.5 11 0.5 0.3- 1.1 1,164 91.1 89.0-92.8
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 3,315 425 9.6 8.4-11.1 24 0.6 0.3- 1.1 2,866 89.8 88.3-91.1
Piedmont 4,047 334 7.4 6.4- 8.5 38 1.1 0.7- 1.7 3,675 91.5 90.3-92.6
Western NC 2,079 200 7.9 6.5- 9.5 16 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,863 91.5 89.8-92.9

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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