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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, boderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 17,251 1,849 8.5 8.0- 9.0 144 0.7 0.6- 0.9 15,042 89.6 89.1-90.1 216 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-Union County 383 33 6.4 4.4- 9.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1 344 92.6 89.7-94.8 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0
GENDER
Male 155 14 5.5 3.1- 9.6 0 0.0 . - . 139 94.0 89.9-96.5 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Female 228 19 7.3 4.4-11.9 3 1.4 0.4- 4.3 205 91.0 86.2-94.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
RACE
White 321 27 6.4 4.2- 9.6 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6 288 92.3 89.0-94.7 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3
Other 60 5 5.5 2.0-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 55 94.5 86.1-98.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 166 5 3.0 1.2- 7.3 3 1.2 0.4- 3.6 158 95.8 91.5-98.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 213 28 10.9 7.3-15.9 0 0.0 . - . 182 88.3 83.3-92.0 3 0.8 0.3- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 161 21 10.1 6.3-16.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 137 88.8 82.9-92.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Some College + 221 12 3.8 2.0- 6.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 206 95.2 91.9-97.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 25 10.2 6.6-15.5 3 1.5 0.5- 4.4 151 87.9 82.4-91.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
$50,000+ 149 5 2.7 1.1- 6.8 0 0.0 . - . 143 97.0 93.0-98.8 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9

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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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