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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,849 117 11.3 8.9-14.2 553 34.9 31.7-38.1 542 27.3 24.7-30.1 637 26.5 24.1-29.1
-Eastern NC 686 31 7.9 4.7-13.0 237 39.3 34.6-44.2 189 26.5 22.6-30.8 229 26.3 22.7-30.4
GENDER
Male 271 8 6.8 2.3-18.0 100 42.5 35.0-50.3 83 28.4 22.4-35.4 80 22.3 17.2-28.4
Female 415 23 9.0 5.6-14.2 137 36.1 30.4-42.2 106 24.5 19.9-29.8 149 30.4 25.5-35.8
RACE
White 383 15 9.0 4.0-18.9 105 31.6 25.6-38.2 109 27.6 22.3-33.7 154 31.8 26.4-37.6
African American 249 15 7.3 4.1-12.5 105 46.6 38.9-54.3 67 25.4 19.7-32.1 62 20.7 15.5-27.2
Other Minorities 53 1 3.9 0.6-23.1 26 52.1 34.7-69.0 13 24.6 11.8-44.4 13 19.3 9.4-35.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 2 10.3 2.1-38.4 9 51.9 27.2-75.6 4 17.1 5.2-43.9 6 20.7 7.6-45.2
Non-Hispanic 663 29 7.8 4.5-13.2 226 38.6 33.8-43.6 185 27.0 23.0-31.4 223 26.6 22.9-30.8
AGE
18-34 10 7 76.9 38.9-94.6 3 23.1 5.4-61.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 36 7 18.5 8.3-36.2 29 81.5 63.8-91.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 118 10 6.2 2.9-12.8 94 82.2 72.8-88.8 14 11.6 6.4-20.3 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 196 3 1.9 0.6- 5.7 63 32.6 25.0-41.2 106 55.6 47.0-63.8 24 10.0 6.4-15.1
65-74 189 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 29 14.8 9.8-21.8 51 26.8 19.8-35.2 108 57.8 48.9-66.2
75+ 135 3 3.4 0.9-11.5 17 11.4 6.7-18.7 18 15.4 9.3-24.5 97 69.8 59.9-78.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 188 8 3.9 1.7- 8.7 59 35.6 27.3-44.9 47 29.2 21.5-38.2 74 31.4 24.1-39.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 209 12 9.8 5.3-17.6 69 38.3 30.4-46.8 60 27.4 20.6-35.5 68 24.5 18.7-31.4
Some Post-H.S. 163 6 11.6 3.4-32.9 59 38.2 28.1-49.5 51 26.4 18.8-35.7 47 23.8 16.4-33.1
College Graduate 125 5 6.1 2.3-15.2 50 48.4 37.6-59.2 30 20.5 13.7-29.6 40 25.1 17.7-34.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 131 8 7.8 3.8-15.4 50 45.2 34.5-56.3 28 18.5 12.1-27.1 45 28.6 20.3-38.6
$15,000- 24,999 152 5 3.9 1.4-10.7 44 33.4 24.6-43.5 45 29.0 21.1-38.5 58 33.7 25.5-43.0
$25,000- 34,999 92 6 12.7 5.3-27.4 30 28.0 18.5-40.1 25 27.8 17.6-41.0 31 31.4 20.8-44.5
$35,000- 49,999 85 4 6.2 2.0-18.1 33 44.8 31.9-58.3 24 26.3 16.5-39.2 24 22.7 14.3-34.0
$50,000-74,999 57 2 2.6 0.6-11.5 19 38.3 24.4-54.4 22 41.8 27.3-57.9 14 17.2 9.5-29.1
$75,000+ 66 1 3.1 0.4-18.7 27 50.4 36.4-64.4 22 31.9 20.7-45.7 16 14.6 8.4-24.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 430 17 5.6 3.4- 9.1 148 41.0 35.1-47.2 115 26.0 21.1-31.5 150 27.4 22.8-32.6
No 241 13 10.7 4.3-24.3 84 37.5 29.8-46.0 68 26.3 20.1-33.7 76 25.5 19.6-32.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 137 2 2.1 0.4- 9.5 42 36.3 26.7-47.1 43 34.7 25.4-45.2 50 26.9 19.7-35.7
Non-Veteran 548 29 9.5 5.5-15.9 195 40.4 35.1-46.0 145 23.7 19.7-28.2 179 26.4 22.2-31.0

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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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