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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 55 12 27.0 14.7-44.2 13 23.1 13.1-37.3 13 22.9 13.0-37.1 17 27.0 16.0-41.9
GENDER
Male 26 7 26.2 12.2-47.4 7 27.0 12.6-48.6 5 19.6 7.8-41.2 7 27.2 12.0-50.7
Female 29 5 27.9 10.4-56.2 6 18.9 8.0-38.4 8 26.4 12.6-47.3 10 26.8 13.6-46.1
RACE
White 47 11 28.9 15.3-47.8 12 26.3 14.7-42.4 12 24.9 13.8-40.7 12 19.9 10.8-33.8
Other 8 1 18.4 2.6-65.7 1 8.4 1.1-43.6 1 13.7 1.8-57.4 5 59.5 23.2-87.8
AGE
18-44 4 1 43.7 7.4-88.4 1 22.3 2.7-74.9 2 34.0 6.3-79.8 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 50 11 24.1 13.4-39.5 12 23.5 13.3-37.9 11 21.1 11.5-35.5 16 31.3 18.9-47.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 8 25.6 11.8-47.0 10 24.6 12.8-42.0 8 19.3 9.4-35.6 14 30.5 16.9-48.5
Some College + 15 4 30.9 11.4-60.9 3 18.6 5.7-46.2 5 33.4 13.2-62.3 3 17.0 5.2-43.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 40 7 23.4 10.1-45.4 8 21.0 10.2-38.3 9 21.9 10.9-39.1 16 33.8 19.5-51.7
$50,000+ 4 2 52.9 13.4-89.1 1 25.5 3.4-76.9 1 21.6 2.8-72.8 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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