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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 861 56 5.2 3.8- 7.1 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2 793 93.5 91.4-95.1 9 1.0 0.5- 1.9
GENDER
Male 331 26 5.3 3.3- 8.4 0 0.0 . - . 301 93.7 90.4-95.9 4 1.0 0.4- 2.7
Female 530 30 5.1 3.4- 7.6 3 0.7 0.2- 2.5 492 93.2 90.5-95.3 5 1.0 0.4- 2.3
RACE
White 639 43 5.8 4.0- 8.2 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8 585 92.4 89.7-94.5 8 1.3 0.6- 2.6
Other 213 12 3.8 2.0- 7.1 0 0.0 . - . 200 95.9 92.6-97.8 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
AGE
18-44 419 8 1.8 0.7- 4.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 409 97.8 95.2-99.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
45+ 440 48 10.7 7.9-14.4 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1 382 86.5 82.5-89.7 8 2.3 1.1- 4.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 23 7.8 4.6-13.0 0 0.0 . - . 190 91.1 85.9-94.6 3 1.0 0.3- 3.2
Some College + 643 32 4.0 2.7- 5.9 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7 602 94.5 92.4-96.1 6 1.0 0.4- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 348 30 6.8 4.2-10.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 316 92.9 89.1-95.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
$50,000+ 398 16 3.2 1.9- 5.3 2 0.6 0.2- 2.6 374 94.9 92.3-96.7 6 1.3 0.6- 2.9

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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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