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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,794 290 16.8 14.7-19.1 437 25.8 23.3-28.5 621 33.1 30.4-35.9 446 24.4 21.9-27.0
-Wake County 54 7 15.2 7.1-29.6 17 29.6 17.8-44.9 16 33.8 19.5-51.7 14 21.4 11.5-36.3
GENDER
Male 25 3 12.0 3.5-34.0 10 35.4 17.6-58.5 6 34.7 14.4-62.6 6 17.9 7.2-37.8
Female 29 4 18.8 7.2-41.0 7 23.0 10.3-43.6 10 32.8 16.9-53.9 8 25.4 10.8-48.7
RACE
White 41 5 12.4 5.0-27.6 12 29.0 15.8-47.1 12 35.8 19.0-57.1 12 22.8 11.3-40.6
Other 12 2 25.7 6.8-62.1 4 26.6 8.4-58.9 4 29.2 9.9-60.8 2 18.4 4.4-52.6
AGE
18-44 6 2 27.9 5.2-73.2 2 18.7 2.5-66.9 1 47.1 9.0-88.9 1 6.4 0.7-39.6
45+ 48 5 12.4 5.0-27.4 15 32.0 19.4-47.9 15 30.8 18.5-46.6 13 24.8 13.4-41.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 22 5 26.8 10.6-53.2 4 15.1 5.0-37.6 7 40.8 17.2-69.5 6 17.3 6.3-39.2
Some College + 31 2 6.7 1.7-23.6 13 41.4 24.0-61.3 8 26.6 12.9-47.1 8 25.2 11.5-46.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 28 5 23.0 9.2-46.9 7 19.8 8.1-40.8 9 40.2 18.5-66.7 7 16.9 6.8-36.3
$50,000+ 16 0 0.0 . - . 9 59.9 34.3-81.1 3 19.4 6.2-46.6 4 20.7 7.1-47.1

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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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