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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,794 290 16.8 14.7-19.1 437 25.8 23.3-28.5 621 33.1 30.4-35.9 446 24.4 21.9-27.0
-Alamance County 52 12 27.2 15.2-44.0 13 28.5 15.4-46.7 13 19.7 11.1-32.6 14 24.5 13.3-40.8
GENDER
Male 16 3 12.9 3.2-39.6 5 39.2 14.4-71.2 4 16.0 5.3-39.3 4 31.9 10.9-64.3
Female 36 9 35.9 19.7-56.2 8 22.1 10.7-40.3 9 21.9 11.1-38.6 10 20.0 10.1-35.9
RACE
White 39 10 31.6 16.7-51.6 11 30.1 14.9-51.6 8 15.4 7.4-29.5 10 22.8 10.6-42.4
Other 13 2 13.3 3.2-41.7 2 23.4 6.1-59.1 5 33.4 13.1-62.5 4 29.9 10.3-61.3
AGE
18-44 10 5 56.1 24.1-83.6 2 13.4 3.1-43.0 1 7.3 1.0-39.1 2 23.2 4.5-66.0
45+ 42 7 16.2 7.0-33.3 11 34.3 18.0-55.4 12 24.4 13.4-40.3 12 25.0 13.3-42.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 30 11 38.7 20.5-60.7 6 27.7 11.1-54.2 5 11.1 4.2-26.0 8 22.4 9.1-45.7
Some College + 22 1 8.0 1.2-39.6 7 29.9 13.7-53.3 8 34.1 17.2-56.4 6 28.0 12.4-51.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 28 7 34.0 16.3-57.7 5 17.3 7.1-36.6 8 20.8 9.8-38.9 8 27.9 12.1-52.1
$50,000+ 9 0 0.0 . - . 6 75.0 37.5-93.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 25.0 6.2-62.5

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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: 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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