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2008 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 1,952 1,044 54.6 51.5-57.8 908 45.4 42.2-48.5
-Eastern NC 736 371 49.9 45.2-54.6 365 50.1 45.4-54.8
GENDER
Male 281 147 50.2 42.6-57.8 134 49.8 42.2-57.4
Female 455 224 49.6 43.9-55.3 231 50.4 44.7-56.1
RACE
White 399 188 47.9 41.3-54.6 211 52.1 45.4-58.7
African American 278 158 54.2 46.9-61.4 120 45.8 38.6-53.1
Other Minorities 56 24 43.1 27.4-60.4 32 56.9 39.6-72.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 22 12 53.6 29.5-76.1 10 46.4 23.9-70.5
Non-Hispanic 710 356 49.6 44.7-54.4 354 50.4 45.6-55.3
AGE
25-34 10 5 36.2 10.9-72.6 5 63.8 27.4-89.1
35-44 38 17 37.9 22.3-56.5 21 62.1 43.5-77.7
45-54 123 73 56.0 45.0-66.4 50 44.0 33.6-55.0
55-64 201 98 51.5 43.1-59.8 103 48.5 40.2-56.9
65-74 207 110 53.1 44.5-61.4 97 46.9 38.6-55.5
75+ 153 65 45.1 36.1-54.4 88 54.9 45.6-63.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 211 82 35.8 28.3-44.0 129 64.2 56.0-71.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 227 113 49.5 41.6-57.5 114 50.5 42.5-58.4
Some Post-H.S. 170 94 53.7 42.0-64.9 76 46.3 35.1-58.0
College Graduate 127 82 69.3 59.4-77.7 45 30.7 22.3-40.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 75 51.0 40.9-61.0 74 49.0 39.0-59.1
$15,000- 24,999 159 75 45.4 36.3-54.9 84 54.6 45.1-63.7
$25,000- 34,999 95 51 45.7 33.7-58.2 44 54.3 41.8-66.3
$35,000- 49,999 87 49 61.6 48.8-72.9 38 38.4 27.1-51.2
$50,000-74,999 57 33 60.3 44.7-74.1 24 39.7 25.9-55.3
$75,000+ 67 41 62.9 48.3-75.5 26 37.1 24.5-51.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 468 232 50.6 44.8-56.3 236 49.4 43.7-55.2
No 252 135 51.0 42.5-59.4 117 49.0 40.6-57.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 87 63.1 52.9-72.3 55 36.9 27.7-47.1
Non-Veteran 593 284 46.8 41.6-52.2 309 53.2 47.8-58.4

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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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