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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,007 234 11.7 10.1-13.7 1,773 88.3 86.3-89.9
-Eastern NC 758 89 13.4 10.6-16.9 669 86.6 83.1-89.4
GENDER
Male 262 39 15.8 11.1-22.0 223 84.2 78.0-88.9
Female 496 50 11.5 8.4-15.5 446 88.5 84.5-91.6
RACE
White 445 45 11.3 8.2-15.4 400 88.7 84.6-91.8
African American 255 36 17.0 11.7-24.2 219 83.0 75.8-88.3
Other Minorities 57 8 13.8 5.8-29.2 49 86.2 70.8-94.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 3 11.8 3.1-35.9 17 88.2 64.1-96.9
Non-Hispanic 734 85 13.6 10.7-17.1 649 86.4 82.9-89.3
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 15 4 26.8 9.9-55.0 11 73.2 45.0-90.1
35-44 61 3 6.9 2.0-20.8 58 93.1 79.2-98.0
45-54 121 15 15.5 8.4-26.8 106 84.5 73.2-91.6
55-64 214 30 15.2 10.2-22.1 184 84.8 77.9-89.8
65-74 211 25 14.6 9.6-21.6 186 85.4 78.4-90.4
75+ 129 11 9.3 4.7-17.5 118 90.7 82.5-95.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 195 26 14.2 9.1-21.4 169 85.8 78.6-90.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 252 33 15.4 10.7-21.6 219 84.6 78.4-89.3
Some Post-H.S. 172 18 13.1 7.3-22.3 154 86.9 77.7-92.7
College Graduate 138 12 9.5 5.0-17.3 126 90.5 82.7-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 173 24 18.4 11.2-28.6 149 81.6 71.4-88.8
$15,000- 24,999 155 14 8.7 4.7-15.5 141 91.3 84.5-95.3
$25,000- 34,999 97 13 14.5 7.8-25.4 84 85.5 74.6-92.2
$35,000- 49,999 79 7 11.3 5.0-23.6 72 88.7 76.4-95.0
$50,000-74,999 76 9 16.4 8.3-29.7 67 83.6 70.3-91.7
$75,000+ 46 3 8.4 2.5-25.2 43 91.6 74.8-97.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 476 70 17.7 13.7-22.7 406 82.3 77.3-86.3
No 262 17 6.7 3.9-11.3 245 93.3 88.7-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 138 15 12.7 7.4-20.8 123 87.3 79.2-92.6
Non-Veteran 618 74 13.6 10.4-17.6 544 86.4 82.4-89.6

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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