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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,843 189 10.6 8.9-12.6 1,654 89.4 87.4-91.1
-Piedmont NC 987 91 8.4 6.6-10.6 896 91.6 89.4-93.4
GENDER
Male 391 40 8.2 5.6-11.8 351 91.8 88.2-94.4
Female 596 51 8.6 6.3-11.7 545 91.4 88.3-93.7
RACE
White 720 74 9.6 7.4-12.4 646 90.4 87.6-92.6
African American 237 16 5.3 2.9- 9.7 221 94.7 90.3-97.1
Other Minorities 25 1 8.5 1.2-41.1 24 91.5 58.9-98.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 2 16.4 3.9-48.6 18 83.6 51.4-96.1
Non-Hispanic 965 89 8.2 6.4-10.4 876 91.8 89.6-93.6
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 26 4 7.8 2.6-21.1 22 92.2 78.9-97.4
35-44 63 3 3.5 1.0-11.1 60 96.5 88.9-99.0
45-54 170 19 9.5 5.5-15.9 151 90.5 84.1-94.5
55-64 290 34 11.9 8.0-17.1 256 88.1 82.9-92.0
65-74 262 19 8.4 4.9-14.0 243 91.6 86.0-95.1
75+ 171 12 4.3 2.2- 8.2 159 95.7 91.8-97.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 248 28 10.6 6.8-16.1 220 89.4 83.9-93.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 312 27 6.8 4.4-10.4 285 93.2 89.6-95.6
Some Post-H.S. 214 19 9.7 5.7-16.1 195 90.3 83.9-94.3
College Graduate 210 17 7.0 4.0-11.9 193 93.0 88.1-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 185 24 11.8 7.4-18.3 161 88.2 81.7-92.6
$15,000- 24,999 209 20 10.1 6.0-16.6 189 89.9 83.4-94.0
$25,000- 34,999 124 10 5.6 2.8-10.9 114 94.4 89.1-97.2
$35,000- 49,999 105 6 5.9 2.4-13.5 99 94.1 86.5-97.6
$50,000-74,999 97 10 7.6 3.6-15.1 87 92.4 84.9-96.4
$75,000+ 85 7 9.2 3.9-20.3 78 90.8 79.7-96.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 564 67 11.2 8.5-14.6 497 88.8 85.4-91.5
No 407 22 4.6 2.7- 7.6 385 95.4 92.4-97.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 16 7.3 4.0-12.8 167 92.7 87.2-96.0
Non-Veteran 804 75 8.7 6.7-11.3 729 91.3 88.7-93.3

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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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