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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Diabetes

A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3-4 times 5+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,614 241 15.0 12.9-17.4 361 23.9 21.3-26.8 762 45.7 42.7-48.8 124 7.3 5.8- 9.0 126 8.1 6.6- 9.8
-Cumberland County 37 7 16.4 7.3-33.1 8 19.6 9.7-35.6 18 52.6 35.4-69.3 4 11.3 4.0-28.1 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 16 2 9.4 2.3-31.7 4 17.3 6.1-40.3 8 59.1 33.9-80.3 2 14.2 3.5-43.1 0 0.0 . - .
Female 21 5 23.7 8.9-49.8 4 21.9 8.3-46.5 10 46.0 24.9-68.5 2 8.4 1.9-30.5 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 25 3 9.8 3.0-27.5 6 22.5 10.0-43.1 13 56.2 35.8-74.8 3 11.5 3.5-31.7 0 0.0 . - .
Other 11 4 29.0 9.2-62.1 2 16.0 3.8-47.8 4 43.2 16.3-74.8 1 11.8 1.6-51.9 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 5 2 35.0 8.1-76.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 65.0 23.2-91.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 32 5 11.0 4.2-25.7 8 25.3 12.8-44.0 15 49.0 31.1-67.1 4 14.7 5.3-34.6 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 14 2 11.1 2.5-37.6 3 20.2 6.3-48.6 7 47.0 21.8-73.8 2 21.7 5.6-56.5 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 23 5 19.1 7.2-41.7 5 19.3 7.8-40.3 11 55.4 33.9-75.1 2 6.3 1.4-24.2 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 20 3 12.3 3.3-36.2 4 18.3 6.6-41.6 10 53.2 30.0-75.1 3 16.2 4.8-42.7 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 12 2 18.5 4.2-53.7 4 28.8 10.5-58.4 5 44.2 19.0-72.9 1 8.4 1.2-41.9 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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