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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

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In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit due to hypoglycemia or low blood sugar?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,838 93 5.7 4.3- 7.4 1,745 94.3 92.6-95.7
-Rowan County 76 3 4.4 1.3-13.8 73 95.6 86.2-98.7
GENDER
Male 25 0 0.0 . - . 25 100 . - .
Female 51 3 7.8 2.4-22.7 48 92.2 77.3-97.6
RACE
White 58 2 4.4 1.0-17.2 56 95.6 82.8-99.0
Other 17 1 4.8 0.6-28.4 16 95.2 71.6-99.4
AGE
18-44 7 0 0.0 . - . 7 100 . - .
45+ 69 3 5.0 1.5-15.4 66 95.0 84.6-98.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 2 5.1 1.2-19.4 49 94.9 80.6-98.8
Some College + 25 1 3.2 0.4-20.1 24 96.8 79.9-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 54 2 4.8 1.1-18.6 52 95.2 81.4-98.9
$50,000+ 9 0 0.0 . - . 9 100 . - .

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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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