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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,824 455 26.4 23.9-29.0 1,369 73.6 71.0-76.1
-Rowan County 76 14 24.7 13.8-40.3 62 75.3 59.7-86.2
GENDER
Male 25 6 35.5 15.6-62.0 19 64.5 38.0-84.4
Female 51 8 16.7 8.1-31.1 43 83.3 68.9-91.9
RACE
White 58 10 19.8 10.2-35.0 48 80.2 65.0-89.8
Other 17 4 42.7 15.3-75.5 13 57.3 24.5-84.7
AGE
18-44 7 1 22.7 3.4-71.2 6 77.3 28.8-96.6
45+ 69 13 25.0 13.4-41.7 56 75.0 58.3-86.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 8 21.0 10.2-38.3 43 79.0 61.7-89.8
Some College + 25 6 31.9 11.9-62.0 19 68.1 38.0-88.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 11 28.5 14.8-47.6 43 71.5 52.4-85.2
$50,000+ 9 1 23.0 3.6-70.6 8 77.0 29.4-96.4

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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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