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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, and meter) due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,845 349 20.3 17.9-22.9 1,496 79.7 77.1-82.1
-Piedmont NC 986 181 18.6 15.5-22.1 805 81.4 77.9-84.5
GENDER
Male 391 56 16.4 11.7-22.6 335 83.6 77.4-88.3
Female 595 125 20.7 17.1-24.9 470 79.3 75.1-82.9
RACE
White 720 107 15.6 12.1-19.9 613 84.4 80.1-87.9
African American 237 66 25.2 19.0-32.7 171 74.8 67.3-81.0
Other Minorities 24 7 24.9 10.6-48.1 17 75.1 51.9-89.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 6 25.5 9.8-52.0 13 74.5 48.0-90.2
Non-Hispanic 965 174 18.3 15.2-21.9 791 81.7 78.1-84.8
AGE
18-24 3 2 69.3 16.0-96.4 1 30.7 3.6-84.0
25-34 26 8 42.4 18.0-71.0 18 57.6 29.0-82.0
35-44 62 22 28.3 17.0-43.2 40 71.7 56.8-83.0
45-54 170 40 20.3 13.7-29.1 130 79.7 70.9-86.3
55-64 291 67 21.5 16.4-27.7 224 78.5 72.3-83.6
65-74 262 27 11.4 6.9-18.2 235 88.6 81.8-93.1
75+ 170 15 9.0 5.1-15.3 155 91.0 84.7-94.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 67 30.5 22.8-39.4 180 69.5 60.6-77.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 313 53 13.5 9.8-18.3 260 86.5 81.7-90.2
Some Post-H.S. 214 40 19.2 13.5-26.5 174 80.8 73.5-86.5
College Graduate 209 21 11.3 6.3-19.4 188 88.7 80.6-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 186 51 25.0 18.5-33.0 135 75.0 67.0-81.5
$15,000- 24,999 208 51 31.1 22.5-41.3 157 68.9 58.7-77.5
$25,000- 34,999 124 25 15.7 9.9-24.1 99 84.3 75.9-90.1
$35,000- 49,999 105 13 13.9 7.8-23.4 92 86.1 76.6-92.2
$50,000-74,999 96 8 8.5 3.7-18.4 88 91.5 81.6-96.3
$75,000+ 85 4 8.3 1.9-29.3 81 91.7 70.7-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 563 128 23.2 18.7-28.3 435 76.8 71.7-81.3
No 407 50 12.9 9.0-18.0 357 87.1 82.0-91.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 183 16 10.4 5.5-18.9 167 89.6 81.1-94.5
Non-Veteran 803 165 20.8 17.2-24.9 638 79.2 75.1-82.8

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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