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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,794 1,356 76.0 73.4-78.4 139 7.5 6.1- 9.1 151 8.2 6.7- 9.9 148 8.4 6.8-10.2
-Union County 32 24 76.4 56.1-89.1 5 10.6 4.0-25.4 1 1.7 0.2-11.1 2 11.3 2.9-35.6
GENDER
Male 13 10 72.5 38.4-91.8 1 8.5 1.2-42.2 1 3.8 0.5-23.7 1 15.2 2.2-58.4
Female 19 14 79.4 54.4-92.5 4 12.3 4.1-31.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 8.4 1.2-41.1
RACE
White 26 21 81.3 57.5-93.3 3 8.2 2.2-25.6 1 2.1 0.3-13.9 1 8.4 1.2-40.7
Other 5 2 50.6 12.8-87.7 2 23.3 4.5-66.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 26.1 3.5-77.3
AGE
18-44 5 3 58.7 18.3-90.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 41.3 10.0-81.7
45+ 27 21 83.1 64.6-93.0 5 14.6 5.6-33.2 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 20 14 71.0 44.5-88.2 3 8.7 2.5-26.2 1 2.6 0.3-16.8 2 17.7 4.6-49.2
Some College + 12 10 85.9 53.4-97.0 2 14.1 3.0-46.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 24 19 88.1 72.1-95.5 4 9.6 3.3-25.2 1 2.3 0.3-15.1 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 5 3 45.5 11.6-84.2 1 19.6 2.5-69.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 35.0 5.6-83.0

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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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