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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
GENDER
Male 581 311 53.0 48.0-58.0 270 47.0 42.0-52.0
Female 974 522 54.0 50.0-57.9 452 46.0 42.1-50.0
RACE
White 1,062 561 51.7 47.9-55.5 501 48.3 44.5-52.1
African American 408 229 60.0 54.2-65.5 179 40.0 34.5-45.8
Asian 3 1 33.8 3.6-87.4 2 66.2 12.6-96.4
Native American 42 19 40.9 24.3-60.0 23 59.1 40.0-75.7
Other Minorities 30 18 50.5 26.6-74.2 12 49.5 25.8-73.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 19 45.8 26.1-66.9 16 54.2 33.1-73.9
-English Speaking 22 12 51.4 29.2-73.0 10 48.6 27.0-70.8
-Spanish Speaking 13 7 39.6 13.2-73.9 6 60.4 26.1-86.8
Non-Hispanic 1,516 814 53.8 50.6-57.0 702 46.2 43.0-49.4
AGE
18-24 15 9 53.6 21.8-82.7 6 46.4 17.3-78.2
25-34 55 37 66.8 51.4-79.2 18 33.2 20.8-48.6
35-44 103 61 53.0 40.7-64.9 42 47.0 35.1-59.3
45-54 267 162 60.2 52.3-67.6 105 39.8 32.4-47.7
55-64 400 247 60.1 53.9-65.9 153 39.9 34.1-46.1
65-74 416 195 47.4 41.4-53.5 221 52.6 46.5-58.6
75+ 289 115 40.4 33.5-47.6 174 59.6 52.4-66.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 434 173 39.0 33.1-45.3 261 61.0 54.7-66.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 506 250 51.4 46.0-56.8 256 48.6 43.2-54.0
Some Post-H.S. 341 224 63.9 57.2-70.1 117 36.1 29.9-42.8
College Graduate 270 184 65.1 57.9-71.7 86 34.9 28.3-42.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 338 166 47.8 41.0-54.8 172 52.2 45.2-59.0
$15,000- 24,999 317 142 43.6 36.8-50.7 175 56.4 49.3-63.2
$25,000- 34,999 159 84 49.8 40.3-59.4 75 50.2 40.6-59.7
$35,000- 49,999 157 109 68.6 59.3-76.6 48 31.4 23.4-40.7
$50,000-74,999 110 75 67.3 56.3-76.7 35 32.7 23.3-43.7
$75,000+ 87 57 65.7 53.2-76.3 30 34.3 23.7-46.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 941 497 52.5 48.4-56.5 444 47.5 43.5-51.6
No 575 320 54.9 49.7-60.0 255 45.1 40.0-50.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 282 157 58.5 51.5-65.1 125 41.5 34.9-48.5
Non-Veteran 1,271 675 52.1 48.5-55.6 596 47.9 44.4-51.5
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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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