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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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
-Eastern NC 5,045 600 11.2 10.2-12.3 50 0.8 0.6- 1.1 4,336 86.9 85.7-88.0 59 1.1 0.8- 1.4
GENDER
Male 1,819 212 11.6 10.0-13.5 0 0.0 . - . 1,583 87.2 85.2-88.9 24 1.2 0.8- 1.9
Female 3,226 388 10.9 9.8-12.2 50 1.5 1.1- 2.1 2,753 86.6 85.3-87.9 35 1.0 0.7- 1.4
RACE
White 3,325 344 10.0 8.8-11.3 35 0.8 0.6- 1.2 2,901 87.9 86.6-89.2 45 1.2 0.9- 1.7
African American 1,275 214 15.8 13.5-18.2 8 0.5 0.2- 1.0 1,039 82.7 80.2-85.0 14 1.1 0.6- 1.9
Other Minorities 14 1 5.3 0.7-30.7 0 0.0 . - . 13 94.7 69.3-99.3 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-24 335 10 1.9 0.9- 3.8 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2 317 96.8 94.6-98.1 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6
25-34 822 23 2.5 1.6- 3.9 16 1.5 0.9- 2.6 780 95.3 93.5-96.7 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
35-44 890 38 4.2 2.9- 5.9 15 1.2 0.7- 2.2 830 93.8 91.9-95.3 7 0.8 0.3- 1.6
45-54 926 92 10.6 8.2-13.6 8 0.7 0.3- 1.4 817 87.9 84.8-90.4 9 0.9 0.4- 1.7
55-64 877 158 18.4 15.5-21.8 3 0.4 0.1- 1.7 706 80.2 76.9-83.2 10 0.9 0.4- 2.0
65-74 682 175 26.6 22.7-30.8 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 488 70.5 66.2-74.5 17 2.8 1.6- 4.8
75+ 494 100 21.4 17.3-26.1 0 0.0 . - . 383 76.7 71.8-80.9 11 2.0 1.0- 3.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 867 170 17.3 14.3-20.9 5 0.6 0.2- 1.7 685 81.6 78.0-84.7 7 0.5 0.2- 1.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,626 204 11.1 9.5-13.0 18 1.0 0.6- 1.6 1,378 86.3 84.3-88.1 26 1.6 1.0- 2.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,322 139 10.4 8.6-12.5 9 0.5 0.2- 1.0 1,155 87.7 85.4-89.6 19 1.4 0.8- 2.4
College Graduate 1,222 85 7.4 5.8- 9.4 18 1.0 0.6- 1.7 1,112 91.2 89.1-92.8 7 0.4 0.2- 0.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 670 145 20.5 17.0-24.6 5 1.1 0.4- 2.7 512 77.0 72.8-80.7 8 1.4 0.6- 3.2
$15,000- 24,999 948 131 13.0 10.4-16.0 9 0.5 0.3- 1.1 799 85.8 82.7-88.4 9 0.7 0.3- 1.4
$25,000- 34,999 593 60 10.4 7.9-13.7 9 1.4 0.6- 3.0 512 86.2 82.6-89.2 12 2.0 1.0- 3.9
$35,000- 49,999 668 54 7.9 5.8-10.7 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8 601 90.2 87.2-92.5 8 1.2 0.5- 2.7
$50,000-74,999 540 35 6.4 4.4- 9.2 6 0.7 0.3- 1.6 494 91.9 89.0-94.1 5 0.9 0.4- 2.3
$75,000+ 550 25 5.4 3.5- 8.3 7 0.7 0.3- 1.5 513 93.2 90.2-95.3 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,751 370 20.1 18.0-22.5 11 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,338 77.5 75.1-79.8 32 1.8 1.2- 2.7
No 3,125 211 6.9 5.8- 8.1 37 0.9 0.6- 1.3 2,851 91.5 90.2-92.6 26 0.8 0.5- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 718 107 15.6 12.8-19.0 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 592 81.7 78.2-84.7 16 2.3 1.3- 4.0
Non-Veteran 4,181 493 10.8 9.7-12.0 46 0.9 0.6- 1.3 3,599 87.4 86.2-88.6 43 0.9 0.6- 1.2
Currently Serving 136 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 135 99.7 97.8- 100 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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