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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit due to other diabetes complications?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,839 134 7.8 6.2- 9.6 1,705 92.2 90.4-93.8
-Piedmont NC 983 58 6.7 4.7- 9.6 925 93.3 90.4-95.3
GENDER
Male 389 24 6.5 3.4-12.0 365 93.5 88.0-96.6
Female 594 34 7.0 4.8-10.2 560 93.0 89.8-95.2
RACE
White 717 35 5.8 3.4- 9.7 682 94.2 90.3-96.6
African American 236 21 9.5 5.9-15.0 215 90.5 85.0-94.1
Other Minorities 25 2 4.6 1.0-18.3 23 95.4 81.7-99.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 0 0.0 . - . 20 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 961 58 7.0 4.8- 9.9 903 93.0 90.1-95.2
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 26 4 32.5 10.1-67.3 22 67.5 32.7-89.9
35-44 63 7 12.1 5.1-26.2 56 87.9 73.8-94.9
45-54 169 13 6.4 3.5-11.4 156 93.6 88.6-96.5
55-64 292 15 5.3 2.8- 9.6 277 94.7 90.4-97.2
65-74 259 13 5.6 3.0-10.2 246 94.4 89.8-97.0
75+ 169 6 2.0 0.9- 4.6 163 98.0 95.4-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 246 17 8.6 3.8-18.1 229 91.4 81.9-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 312 14 3.6 2.0- 6.5 298 96.4 93.5-98.0
Some Post-H.S. 214 15 10.0 5.5-17.3 199 90.0 82.7-94.5
College Graduate 208 11 5.7 2.9-11.0 197 94.3 89.0-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 184 19 10.1 6.3-15.7 165 89.9 84.3-93.7
$15,000- 24,999 208 10 9.2 3.4-22.5 198 90.8 77.5-96.6
$25,000- 34,999 124 8 5.9 2.7-12.6 116 94.1 87.4-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 103 6 8.5 3.6-19.0 97 91.5 81.0-96.4
$50,000-74,999 97 6 8.1 3.4-18.2 91 91.9 81.8-96.6
$75,000+ 85 3 1.8 0.6- 5.5 82 98.2 94.5-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 560 47 9.5 6.3-14.3 513 90.5 85.7-93.7
No 407 9 3.1 1.5- 6.4 398 96.9 93.6-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 8 2.4 1.1- 5.2 174 97.6 94.8-98.9
Non-Veteran 801 50 7.9 5.4-11.5 751 92.1 88.5-94.6

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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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