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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more times/day 1 or more times/week 1 or more times/month 1 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,517 1,002 65.2 62.1-68.1 327 22.3 19.7-25.0 61 3.9 2.9- 5.3 33 1.9 1.3- 2.9 94 6.7 5.3- 8.6
COUNTY/REGIONS***
Alamance 40 33 81.4 64.8-91.3 4 10.1 3.6-25.4 1 3.2 0.4-19.4 1 2.2 0.3-14.4 1 3.0 0.4-18.7
Buncombe 40 28 66.2 47.6-80.9 7 22.2 10.4-41.4 1 1.6 0.2-10.5 1 5.2 0.7-28.9 3 4.8 1.3-15.5
Cabarrus 37 21 53.3 35.8-70.1 13 39.7 23.8-58.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.1 0.3-13.4 2 4.9 1.2-18.2
Catawba 36 26 73.2 54.4-86.2 5 13.9 5.2-32.4 2 4.1 0.9-16.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.7 2.7-25.0
Cumberland 53 37 73.1 58.7-83.9 11 19.3 10.3-33.2 4 6.3 2.1-17.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7
Davidson 35 23 66.8 48.1-81.4 8 16.9 8.1-32.0 1 3.2 0.5-19.8 1 4.9 0.7-27.6 2 8.1 2.0-27.8
Durham 26 18 71.5 49.3-86.7 5 21.2 8.3-44.5 1 3.9 0.5-23.1 1 1.7 0.2-11.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.4
Forsyth 33 25 70.2 48.9-85.3 5 21.7 8.8-44.3 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.8 1.2-23.0
Gaston 49 28 58.7 42.4-73.4 13 29.2 16.5-46.1 5 7.4 2.8-18.1 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5 2 3.4 0.7-14.9
Guilford 42 28 59.4 41.7-74.9 11 31.3 17.5-49.5 2 8.2 2.0-27.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.1- 7.5
Iredell 43 23 48.0 32.3-64.2 12 31.1 17.7-48.7 3 8.1 2.3-24.5 4 11.4 4.4-26.7 1 1.4 0.2- 9.5
Johnston 53 44 89.1 78.4-94.8 6 6.5 2.7-14.9 3 4.5 1.3-14.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Mecklenburg 44 34 75.7 58.3-87.4 8 21.5 10.4-39.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.8 0.7-11.0
New Hanover 32 20 61.1 40.8-78.2 6 19.0 7.9-38.9 1 6.0 0.8-32.2 1 1.3 0.2- 9.1 4 12.6 4.0-33.0
Onslow 35 24 64.4 45.3-79.8 6 19.1 8.4-37.9 2 6.9 1.5-26.6 2 5.8 1.4-20.9 1 3.8 0.5-22.6
Orange 32 18 52.6 32.9-71.5 10 28.6 13.6-50.5 1 7.4 1.1-37.3 2 6.6 1.4-26.1 1 4.7 0.7-27.0
Pitt 28 20 70.1 48.1-85.5 4 16.2 5.2-40.3 2 6.3 1.4-23.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.5 1.6-28.3
Randolph 30 22 73.6 51.6-88.0 4 10.0 3.4-25.9 2 6.0 1.4-22.0 1 7.9 1.1-39.1 1 2.4 0.3-15.8
Robeson 52 36 66.4 50.8-79.1 9 17.4 8.6-31.9 3 7.0 2.2-20.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 9.2 3.4-23.0
Rowan 43 29 63.0 44.8-78.1 10 22.2 11.7-37.9 1 7.2 1.0-36.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.6 1.8-26.9
Union 34 23 69.6 50.6-83.7 5 16.0 6.2-35.4 1 2.6 0.4-16.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 11.7 4.6-27.0
Wake 40 23 58.2 40.9-73.7 14 36.0 21.5-53.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 2 5.2 1.1-20.9
Carteret/Currituck/Craven/Dare/Hyde/Pamlico 32 19 62.5 42.9-78.7 11 32.9 17.7-52.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.5 0.5-21.2 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
Northeast Partnership II 76 50 66.8 54.3-77.4 18 22.0 13.5-33.9 1 1.3 0.2- 8.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 9.8 4.6-19.8
Northeast Partnership I 55 37 62.8 45.8-77.1 12 20.7 11.0-35.6 3 6.9 1.9-22.3 2 2.7 0.6-11.1 1 6.9 1.0-35.1
Franklin/Nash/Wilson 52 30 61.4 45.9-74.8 13 22.1 12.5-36.2 4 9.0 3.1-23.3 2 2.3 0.6- 9.1 3 5.2 1.5-16.2
Duplin/Greene/Harn./Jones/Lenoir/Samp./Wayne 56 37 58.6 42.3-73.2 10 25.7 13.2-44.0 2 3.8 0.9-14.1 3 5.2 1.4-17.4 4 6.7 2.4-17.4
Bladen/Brunswick/Columbus/Pender 46 37 78.8 61.6-89.6 3 6.8 1.7-23.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 3 7.4 2.2-22.0 2 5.5 1.1-23.4
Caswell/Granville/Person/Vance 53 35 63.0 48.0-75.9 12 26.3 15.1-41.7 2 2.8 0.7-11.5 1 1.9 0.3-12.3 3 5.9 1.8-18.1
Chatham/Lee/Moore 37 23 63.1 43.9-78.9 8 18.5 8.4-36.0 1 3.3 0.5-20.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 15.1 5.3-36.2
Anson/Hoke/Montgo./Richmond/Scotland/Stanly 71 36 51.9 38.8-64.7 21 28.2 18.1-41.0 4 6.3 2.1-17.0 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 8 11.5 5.5-22.6
Davie/Rockingham/Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 35 22 61.7 42.6-77.8 9 25.8 12.8-45.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 3 11.0 3.2-31.8
Alleghany/Ashe/Avery/Watagua/Wilkes 32 21 66.7 47.0-81.9 6 13.6 5.7-29.1 1 3.6 0.5-21.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 16.1 5.6-38.1
Alexander/Burke/Caldwell/Cleve./Lincoln 45 28 70.5 55.3-82.2 11 19.6 10.4-34.0 2 2.4 0.6- 9.3 1 1.2 0.2- 8.2 3 6.3 1.9-18.6
Mountain AHEC (Excludes Buncombe) 70 44 63.3 47.7-76.6 17 18.7 10.5-31.1 3 3.8 0.9-15.6 0 0.0 . - . 6 14.2 5.8-30.9
NORTHEASTERN PARTNERSHIP**
Yes 140 91 64.0 54.3-72.6 34 23.5 16.5-32.2 4 3.2 1.1- 9.4 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 9 8.4 3.9-17.0
No 1,377 911 65.3 62.0-68.4 293 22.2 19.5-25.1 57 4.0 2.9- 5.4 31 2.0 1.3- 3.0 85 6.6 5.1- 8.5
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 583 397 66.9 62.1-71.3 116 20.6 16.9-25.0 27 4.5 3.0- 6.8 12 2.2 1.1- 4.1 31 5.8 3.9- 8.5
Piedmont 766 494 63.7 59.3-67.9 177 24.5 20.8-28.7 27 3.7 2.3- 5.9 19 1.9 1.2- 3.1 49 6.1 4.4- 8.5
Western NC 168 111 66.0 56.6-74.3 34 18.6 12.8-26.3 7 3.3 1.3- 8.2 2 1.4 0.3- 6.5 14 10.6 5.6-19.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS(AHEC)****
Mountain AHEC 109 71 63.5 51.2-74.2 24 20.1 12.7-30.3 4 3.2 0.9-11.1 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 9 11.6 5.2-23.8
Northwest 262 171 64.6 57.4-71.3 56 21.7 16.2-28.5 11 3.9 2.1- 7.2 7 2.5 1.2- 5.4 17 7.2 4.2-12.1
Charlotte 211 134 67.3 59.2-74.4 52 24.3 17.8-32.1 7 2.6 1.1- 6.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 15 5.2 2.9- 9.0
Greensboro 170 115 63.3 53.2-72.3 37 23.4 15.8-33.1 6 5.7 2.2-14.1 4 2.1 0.6- 6.9 8 5.5 2.3-12.5
Southern Regional 196 124 61.5 53.0-69.3 44 24.3 17.5-32.7 12 5.9 3.2-10.6 4 2.7 0.9- 7.8 12 5.5 3.0-10.1
Coastal 70 51 72.2 58.8-82.5 7 11.8 5.3-24.4 2 3.7 0.8-15.1 4 4.9 1.7-13.7 6 7.4 2.9-17.4
Wake 192 133 66.0 56.9-74.1 38 24.4 17.2-33.4 7 2.9 1.1- 7.3 5 1.7 0.7- 4.0 9 5.0 2.2-10.7
Area L 84 57 70.1 58.2-79.8 18 21.7 13.4-33.2 5 5.1 2.0-12.3 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6 2 1.9 0.5- 7.5
Eastern 206 136 65.1 57.0-72.4 46 21.6 15.7-28.8 7 3.5 1.5- 7.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 14 8.4 4.7-14.8

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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, Edgecombe, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.

*** 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.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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