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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 969 186 18.4 15.4-21.9 525 52.8 48.8-56.8 133 14.6 12.0-17.7 98 10.0 8.0-12.5 27 4.1 2.4- 7.1
GENDER
Male 382 72 19.4 14.6-25.4 199 49.8 43.5-56.2 58 15.9 11.9-21.0 42 9.9 7.0-13.7 11 5.0 2.2-11.1
Female 587 114 17.4 14.1-21.3 326 55.6 50.7-60.5 75 13.5 10.3-17.4 56 10.1 7.5-13.6 16 3.3 1.9- 5.8
RACE
White 708 138 19.0 15.5-23.1 379 51.9 47.2-56.5 96 14.3 11.4-17.8 80 11.1 8.6-14.1 15 3.7 1.7- 7.9
African American 233 45 17.9 12.2-25.5 127 53.5 45.3-61.6 35 16.0 10.7-23.4 16 7.3 4.2-12.7 10 5.2 2.6-10.4
Other Minorities 23 3 12.2 3.1-37.9 15 64.3 39.3-83.4 2 12.0 2.5-42.1 1 5.8 0.8-31.9 2 5.7 1.3-22.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 3 13.1 2.9-43.0 9 53.7 28.7-77.0 1 2.7 0.4-17.8 1 7.2 1.0-37.4 5 23.2 8.7-49.0
Non-Hispanic 948 183 18.6 15.6-22.1 515 52.8 48.7-56.8 132 15.0 12.3-18.2 96 10.0 7.9-12.5 22 3.6 1.9- 6.7
AGE
18-24 3 1 30.7 3.6-84.0 1 20.2 2.2-74.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 49.1 7.9-91.5
25-34 26 4 12.0 3.9-31.2 10 27.9 12.4-51.4 3 9.4 2.6-29.3 2 6.6 1.4-25.9 7 44.0 19.4-72.0
35-44 60 4 8.5 2.7-23.5 33 56.0 40.5-70.4 11 18.5 8.4-36.1 8 12.5 6.0-24.1 4 4.5 1.6-12.1
45-54 165 22 19.0 11.0-30.9 91 51.1 41.2-61.0 25 15.9 10.1-24.1 23 11.5 7.3-17.8 4 2.4 0.8- 6.7
55-64 287 58 18.0 13.2-24.0 142 49.2 42.2-56.3 46 17.1 12.4-23.1 34 12.4 8.4-18.0 7 3.3 1.4- 7.8
65-74 259 60 22.4 16.9-29.1 153 60.0 52.7-66.9 27 11.0 7.2-16.5 17 5.9 3.4-10.0 2 0.7 0.1- 3.2
75+ 167 35 18.6 13.0-25.9 95 56.9 47.5-65.8 21 13.9 8.3-22.4 14 9.8 5.3-17.5 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 243 38 11.9 8.1-17.2 126 51.8 43.3-60.1 32 13.7 9.1-20.2 32 11.5 7.7-16.9 15 11.1 5.4-21.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 304 67 23.1 17.1-30.5 151 46.7 39.8-53.7 48 16.3 11.7-22.2 28 10.3 6.7-15.5 10 3.6 1.8- 7.1
Some Post-H.S. 212 41 18.0 12.7-25.0 121 56.0 47.6-64.0 28 16.9 10.8-25.4 21 8.5 5.3-13.3 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
College Graduate 207 40 20.2 13.8-28.6 126 59.5 50.8-67.6 23 10.8 6.8-16.7 17 9.4 5.5-15.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 183 38 19.6 13.5-27.6 88 46.2 37.5-55.1 27 15.7 10.1-23.6 23 13.1 8.1-20.7 7 5.4 2.5-11.2
$15,000- 24,999 205 39 15.1 10.2-21.7 108 52.2 43.0-61.2 27 13.0 8.1-20.3 26 12.5 8.1-18.8 5 7.3 2.1-22.2
$25,000- 34,999 121 18 19.0 10.5-31.7 72 58.6 47.0-69.3 20 12.4 7.5-19.8 8 4.7 2.2- 9.9 3 5.3 1.5-17.0
$35,000- 49,999 102 19 15.8 9.5-25.3 64 59.5 47.8-70.1 6 9.8 4.1-21.6 9 10.7 5.4-20.3 4 4.2 1.3-12.1
$50,000-74,999 95 20 22.9 13.4-36.3 47 48.1 35.9-60.6 17 19.6 11.7-31.1 9 7.4 3.5-14.9 2 1.9 0.5- 7.3
$75,000+ 85 17 23.2 12.7-38.4 52 55.8 42.5-68.4 11 14.0 7.5-24.7 4 5.6 1.9-15.3 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 557 110 18.5 14.7-23.0 299 52.5 47.1-57.7 72 12.8 9.7-16.6 62 11.6 8.8-15.3 14 4.6 2.1- 9.8
No 397 72 18.1 13.5-24.0 221 53.5 47.1-59.7 59 17.0 12.7-22.3 33 7.8 5.3-11.5 12 3.6 1.8- 7.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 43 25.1 17.8-34.2 101 53.2 44.3-61.9 27 16.4 10.7-24.5 9 3.1 1.6- 6.0 2 2.1 0.5- 9.1
Non-Veteran 787 143 16.6 13.4-20.2 424 52.7 48.1-57.2 106 14.1 11.3-17.5 89 11.9 9.4-15.0 25 4.7 2.6- 8.3

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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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