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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, boderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,044 1,559 9.6 9.0-10.1 137 0.7 0.6- 0.9 13,170 88.7 88.1-89.3 178 1.0 0.8- 1.2
-Buncombe County 367 40 11.4 8.2-15.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 326 88.5 84.2-91.7 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 141 20 12.2 7.6-18.9 0 0.0 . - . 121 87.8 81.1-92.4 0 0.0 . - .
Female 226 20 10.7 6.6-16.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 205 89.1 82.9-93.2 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 325 33 10.4 7.2-14.9 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 291 89.4 84.9-92.7 0 0.0 . - .
Other 40 7 18.3 8.2-35.8 0 0.0 . - . 33 81.7 64.2-91.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 135 4 2.2 0.7- 6.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 130 97.5 93.4-99.1 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 232 36 17.8 12.6-24.4 0 0.0 . - . 196 82.2 75.6-87.4 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 23 19.2 12.5-28.2 0 0.0 . - . 109 80.8 71.8-87.5 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 235 17 6.8 4.0-11.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 217 93.0 88.4-95.9 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 28 13.5 9.0-19.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 180 86.3 80.0-90.8 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 89 2 2.8 0.7-10.7 0 0.0 . - . 87 97.2 89.3-99.3 0 0.0 . - .

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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 (MAHEC): 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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