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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,926 299 14.9 12.8-17.3 1,082 54.7 51.5-57.9 254 13.6 11.5-15.9 239 13.9 11.6-16.5 52 2.9 2.0- 4.2
-Eastern NC 727 128 18.8 14.8-23.5 385 50.0 45.2-54.7 110 15.5 12.3-19.3 84 12.2 9.5-15.6 20 3.6 2.1- 5.9
GENDER
Male 278 49 19.6 13.1-28.2 135 44.9 37.6-52.5 48 17.9 12.8-24.6 36 13.5 9.2-19.4 10 4.1 2.0- 8.4
Female 449 79 18.0 13.9-23.0 250 54.8 49.0-60.4 62 13.1 9.7-17.4 48 11.0 7.9-15.1 10 3.1 1.5- 6.1
RACE
White 396 70 17.8 12.1-25.5 205 50.5 43.8-57.3 67 16.0 12.0-20.9 49 13.8 9.9-18.9 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8
African American 272 54 21.9 16.3-28.8 143 47.7 40.5-55.0 37 15.8 10.6-22.9 30 11.1 7.3-16.7 8 3.5 1.5- 7.7
Other Minorities 56 4 10.8 3.2-30.7 34 54.1 36.7-70.5 6 11.8 4.4-28.2 5 8.8 2.4-27.6 7 14.6 5.9-31.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 22 2 13.5 2.3-50.7 11 54.1 29.4-77.0 4 8.5 2.8-23.3 2 17.1 4.2-49.5 3 6.8 1.9-21.2
Non-Hispanic 701 126 19.1 15.0-23.9 372 49.9 45.0-54.7 105 15.7 12.5-19.7 81 11.9 9.1-15.3 17 3.4 2.0- 5.9
AGE
25-34 10 3 54.1 19.2-85.4 6 39.8 12.5-75.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 6.0 0.7-35.4 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 37 2 7.3 1.8-25.3 13 30.4 17.0-48.2 7 20.7 8.6-41.9 9 23.0 10.6-42.8 6 18.6 7.9-37.9
45-54 122 14 14.9 8.3-25.3 56 42.4 32.3-53.3 24 19.6 12.2-29.9 21 19.1 11.8-29.5 7 4.0 1.8- 8.7
55-64 199 28 13.7 9.3-19.9 102 53.0 44.5-61.3 41 17.5 12.1-24.7 24 12.4 7.8-19.1 4 3.4 1.1-10.1
65-74 206 37 18.2 12.6-25.5 124 57.9 49.2-66.2 28 18.0 11.4-27.2 16 5.7 3.3- 9.6 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
75+ 149 44 27.7 20.1-36.9 80 55.2 45.8-64.2 10 6.7 3.4-12.7 13 8.8 4.9-15.4 2 1.6 0.4- 6.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 206 39 17.6 12.1-24.9 108 49.6 41.1-58.1 30 13.7 8.9-20.4 23 13.9 8.7-21.5 6 5.2 2.1-12.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 226 42 17.1 12.1-23.7 115 50.0 42.0-58.0 29 15.5 10.1-23.1 32 13.1 8.6-19.5 8 4.2 2.0- 9.0
Some Post-H.S. 167 27 20.6 10.6-36.3 91 49.6 38.3-60.9 29 18.1 11.0-28.4 15 8.6 4.8-14.8 5 3.1 1.2- 7.8
College Graduate 127 20 21.2 12.7-33.1 71 51.2 40.5-61.9 21 14.3 8.7-22.6 14 12.8 6.6-23.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 28 17.4 10.9-26.6 75 48.3 38.3-58.4 22 15.2 9.0-24.4 20 16.5 9.9-26.1 4 2.6 0.9- 7.5
$15,000- 24,999 158 28 15.0 9.8-22.3 90 58.8 49.4-67.7 18 10.9 6.5-17.8 20 13.2 8.1-20.9 2 2.0 0.5- 8.3
$25,000- 34,999 93 14 15.1 8.4-25.6 44 47.9 35.3-60.8 23 26.6 16.4-40.1 8 6.8 3.1-14.4 4 3.7 1.2-11.1
$35,000- 49,999 86 18 24.1 14.3-37.6 41 44.4 31.9-57.6 16 18.5 9.9-31.7 7 6.1 2.4-14.9 4 7.0 2.1-20.4
$50,000-74,999 57 4 9.2 3.4-22.5 32 48.9 33.8-64.1 9 17.2 7.8-33.8 11 22.8 11.2-41.0 1 1.9 0.3-12.1
$75,000+ 67 12 21.1 11.2-36.2 38 54.0 39.6-67.7 9 13.7 6.0-28.5 7 10.2 4.6-21.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 464 87 16.8 13.3-21.1 243 50.6 44.8-56.4 68 16.7 12.4-22.1 54 12.2 8.7-16.8 12 3.7 1.9- 7.2
No 249 39 22.6 14.4-33.7 133 46.9 38.7-55.3 41 14.2 10.0-19.9 28 12.6 8.3-18.7 8 3.7 1.7- 7.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 28 18.6 12.3-27.0 72 49.3 39.3-59.3 20 14.0 7.9-23.5 16 13.4 7.3-23.3 5 4.8 1.7-13.3
Non-Veteran 585 100 19.0 14.3-24.7 312 49.8 44.4-55.1 90 16.0 12.4-20.3 68 12.0 9.1-15.7 15 3.3 1.8- 5.8

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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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