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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
-Eastern NC 4,556 360 6.5 5.7- 7.4 4,196 93.5 92.6-94.3
GENDER
Male 1,639 132 6.2 5.0- 7.8 1,507 93.8 92.2-95.0
Female 2,917 228 6.7 5.8- 7.9 2,689 93.3 92.1-94.2
RACE
White 3,150 232 6.1 5.2- 7.2 2,918 93.9 92.8-94.8
African American 946 93 8.8 6.7-11.3 853 91.2 88.7-93.3
Other Minorities 433 34 4.8 3.1- 7.4 399 95.2 92.6-96.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 204 16 4.8 2.6- 8.5 188 95.2 91.5-97.4
Non-Hispanic 4,334 344 6.7 5.8- 7.6 3,990 93.3 92.4-94.2
AGE
18-24 184 9 2.8 1.3- 5.7 175 97.2 94.3-98.7
25-34 518 20 3.7 2.2- 6.2 498 96.3 93.8-97.8
35-44 784 53 6.5 4.6- 9.0 731 93.5 91.0-95.4
45-54 902 63 7.1 5.2- 9.5 839 92.9 90.5-94.8
55-64 887 90 10.6 8.4-13.2 797 89.4 86.8-91.6
65-74 731 77 11.4 8.9-14.6 654 88.6 85.4-91.1
75+ 518 45 7.6 5.5-10.4 473 92.4 89.6-94.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 630 47 5.5 3.7- 8.2 583 94.5 91.8-96.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,419 124 6.8 5.4- 8.5 1,295 93.2 91.5-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,255 104 7.1 5.6- 9.0 1,151 92.9 91.0-94.4
College Graduate 1,239 85 6.0 4.6- 7.9 1,154 94.0 92.1-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 534 47 7.0 4.8-10.2 487 93.0 89.8-95.2
$15,000- 24,999 694 60 6.8 4.8- 9.6 634 93.2 90.4-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 497 49 8.4 5.6-12.3 448 91.6 87.7-94.4
$35,000- 49,999 665 59 8.4 6.1-11.3 606 91.6 88.7-93.9
$50,000-74,999 712 45 4.4 3.1- 6.2 667 95.6 93.8-96.9
$75,000+ 874 59 6.2 4.6- 8.4 815 93.8 91.6-95.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,619 177 10.3 8.5-12.5 1,442 89.7 87.5-91.5
No 2,791 173 4.8 4.0- 5.8 2,618 95.2 94.2-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 808 72 8.0 5.9-10.6 736 92.0 89.4-94.1
Non-Veteran 3,746 288 6.2 5.3- 7.2 3,458 93.8 92.8-94.7

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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