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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Diabetes

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Respond.^
Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,811 367 20.3 18.0-22.9 957 51.4 48.5-54.3 260 15.1 13.1-17.3 179 10.0 8.4-11.7 48 3.2 2.1- 4.8
-Alamance County 52 6 12.3 4.9-27.6 32 54.1 37.7-69.7 10 23.2 11.1-42.3 3 8.6 2.3-27.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.5
GENDER
Male 16 0 0.0 . - . 10 49.9 22.8-77.1 5 35.8 12.4-68.8 1 14.2 2.1-56.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 36 6 20.0 8.3-40.9 22 56.8 38.2-73.7 5 15.3 5.8-34.7 2 5.1 1.3-18.4 1 2.8 0.4-17.7
RACE
White 39 4 10.8 3.4-28.9 25 53.4 34.2-71.6 7 24.6 10.3-48.2 3 11.2 3.0-34.0 0 0.0 . - .
Other 13 2 17.4 3.5-54.7 7 56.7 28.4-81.2 3 18.5 5.4-47.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 7.5 1.0-38.7
AGE
18-44 10 2 21.8 5.0-59.8 4 35.0 12.2-67.5 2 16.9 3.3-55.1 1 20.0 3.0-66.7 1 6.4 0.8-35.6
45+ 42 4 8.7 2.7-24.7 28 61.4 41.6-78.0 8 25.6 11.1-48.5 2 4.3 1.1-16.0 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 3 10.3 2.6-32.8 16 43.3 24.3-64.5 8 32.1 14.2-57.5 2 11.5 2.4-40.2 1 2.8 0.4-17.9
Some College + 21 3 16.5 4.8-43.6 16 75.8 51.0-90.5 1 3.5 0.5-21.5 1 4.1 0.6-24.6 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 28 2 9.4 1.8-37.2 17 52.6 31.4-72.8 6 21.5 8.9-43.2 3 16.5 4.6-45.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 9 3 26.6 6.5-65.4 4 32.8 9.4-69.8 2 40.6 9.4-81.9 0 0.0 . - . 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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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