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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,867 168 8.5 7.1-10.2 1,699 91.5 89.8-92.9
-Eastern NC 693 61 9.4 7.1-12.5 632 90.6 87.5-92.9
GENDER
Male 250 23 9.5 6.0-14.9 227 90.5 85.1-94.0
Female 443 38 9.4 6.6-13.2 405 90.6 86.8-93.4
RACE
White 402 42 11.3 8.0-15.8 360 88.7 84.2-92.0
African American 237 15 7.1 4.1-12.0 222 92.9 88.0-95.9
Other Minorities 53 4 7.0 2.2-20.1 49 93.0 79.9-97.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 0 0.0 . - . 20 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 669 61 10.1 7.6-13.3 608 89.9 86.7-92.4
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 11 3 23.5 7.2-55.0 8 76.5 45.0-92.8
35-44 54 5 7.9 3.0-19.2 49 92.1 80.8-97.0
45-54 114 15 12.9 6.9-23.0 99 87.1 77.0-93.1
55-64 198 19 9.6 5.8-15.4 179 90.4 84.6-94.2
65-74 195 13 8.7 4.8-15.2 182 91.3 84.8-95.2
75+ 114 6 6.0 2.4-14.2 108 94.0 85.8-97.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 182 18 10.2 6.0-16.6 164 89.8 83.4-94.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 230 22 12.2 7.5-19.1 208 87.8 80.9-92.5
Some Post-H.S. 152 10 6.1 3.1-11.9 142 93.9 88.1-96.9
College Graduate 128 11 8.0 4.2-14.7 117 92.0 85.3-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 156 18 12.5 7.6-20.0 138 87.5 80.0-92.4
$15,000- 24,999 143 13 7.8 4.2-14.0 130 92.2 86.0-95.8
$25,000- 34,999 87 10 15.0 7.7-27.0 77 85.0 73.0-92.3
$35,000- 49,999 72 2 2.1 0.5- 8.5 70 97.9 91.5-99.5
$50,000-74,999 69 3 8.4 2.3-26.6 66 91.6 73.4-97.7
$75,000+ 44 3 6.3 1.9-18.7 41 93.7 81.3-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 437 50 12.2 9.1-16.3 387 87.8 83.7-90.9
No 237 9 4.9 2.1-10.9 228 95.1 89.1-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 130 11 8.7 4.7-15.8 119 91.3 84.2-95.3
Non-Veteran 561 49 9.5 6.9-13.1 512 90.5 86.9-93.1

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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.

** 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.

***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.

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