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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,555 192 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,363 88.5 86.3-90.3
-Eastern NC 599 68 11.0 8.2-14.5 531 89.0 85.5-91.8
GENDER
Male 212 23 11.2 7.0-17.6 189 88.8 82.4-93.0
Female 387 45 10.7 7.7-14.6 342 89.3 85.4-92.3
RACE
White 343 37 11.2 7.6-16.2 306 88.8 83.8-92.4
African American 214 27 11.6 7.4-17.9 187 88.4 82.1-92.6
Other Minorities 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
AGE
18-24 10 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .
25-34 23 1 1.1 0.1- 7.5 22 98.9 92.5-99.9
35-44 38 10 28.3 14.9-46.9 28 71.7 53.1-85.1
45-54 91 14 10.6 5.8-18.7 77 89.4 81.3-94.2
55-64 158 23 14.0 8.6-22.1 135 86.0 77.9-91.4
65-74 175 12 8.6 4.2-16.9 163 91.4 83.1-95.8
75+ 100 8 5.7 2.7-11.6 92 94.3 88.4-97.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 169 23 12.1 7.1-19.9 146 87.9 80.1-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 204 23 13.0 8.3-19.9 181 87.0 80.1-91.7
Some Post-H.S. 139 13 6.9 3.6-12.9 126 93.1 87.1-96.4
College Graduate 85 9 11.0 4.8-23.4 76 89.0 76.6-95.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 145 25 21.0 13.5-31.3 120 79.0 68.7-86.5
$15,000- 24,999 131 15 10.2 5.6-17.7 116 89.8 82.3-94.4
$25,000- 34,999 60 1 3.7 0.5-22.0 59 96.3 78.0-99.5
$35,000- 49,999 54 5 5.7 2.3-13.4 49 94.3 86.6-97.7
$50,000-74,999 35 1 4.4 0.6-25.1 34 95.6 74.9-99.4
$75,000+ 25 3 16.2 4.2-46.1 22 83.8 53.9-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 369 59 16.5 12.2-22.0 310 83.5 78.0-87.8
No 211 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 203 96.8 93.4-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 107 11 11.4 5.7-21.4 96 88.6 78.6-94.3
Non-Veteran 492 57 10.8 7.9-14.6 435 89.2 85.4-92.1

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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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