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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 1,555 192 11.5 9.7-13.7 1,363 88.5 86.3-90.3
GENDER
Male 583 62 9.7 7.3-12.8 521 90.3 87.2-92.7
Female 972 130 13.3 10.6-16.5 842 86.7 83.5-89.4
RACE
White 1,063 133 11.5 9.3-14.1 930 88.5 85.9-90.7
African American 407 52 12.6 9.0-17.4 355 87.4 82.6-91.0
Asian 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
Native American 42 5 12.4 4.4-30.4 37 87.6 69.6-95.6
Other Minorities 30 2 4.6 1.1-17.6 28 95.4 82.4-98.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 4 7.4 2.6-19.7 31 92.6 80.3-97.4
-English Speaking 22 3 10.6 3.2-30.0 19 89.4 70.0-96.8
-Spanish Speaking 13 1 3.8 0.5-25.1 12 96.2 74.9-99.5
Non-Hispanic 1,516 188 11.7 9.8-13.9 1,328 88.3 86.1-90.2
AGE
18-24 15 0 0.0 . - . 15 100 . - .
25-34 55 4 6.9 2.0-20.7 51 93.1 79.3-98.0
35-44 103 19 18.3 10.9-29.2 84 81.7 70.8-89.1
45-54 266 42 15.1 10.1-21.9 224 84.9 78.1-89.9
55-64 402 59 12.8 9.5-17.0 343 87.2 83.0-90.5
65-74 416 35 7.8 5.2-11.6 381 92.2 88.4-94.8
75+ 288 32 8.7 5.9-12.7 256 91.3 87.3-94.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 432 66 14.4 10.7-19.1 366 85.6 80.9-89.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 507 63 12.6 9.2-16.9 444 87.4 83.1-90.8
Some Post-H.S. 342 33 8.5 5.5-13.0 309 91.5 87.0-94.5
College Graduate 270 30 9.7 6.3-14.6 240 90.3 85.4-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 336 62 19.2 14.4-25.1 274 80.8 74.9-85.6
$15,000- 24,999 318 44 13.4 9.4-18.8 274 86.6 81.2-90.6
$25,000- 34,999 160 17 10.6 6.3-17.3 143 89.4 82.7-93.7
$35,000- 49,999 157 12 5.5 2.9- 9.9 145 94.5 90.1-97.1
$50,000-74,999 111 7 6.6 2.9-14.4 104 93.4 85.6-97.1
$75,000+ 87 6 7.1 2.8-17.1 81 92.9 82.9-97.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 940 159 16.3 13.5-19.5 781 83.7 80.5-86.5
No 576 26 4.2 2.6- 6.7 550 95.8 93.3-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 28 8.6 5.6-12.9 255 91.4 87.1-94.4
Non-Veteran 1,270 163 12.4 10.2-14.9 1,107 87.6 85.1-89.8
Currently Serving 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .

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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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