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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 1,966 531 30.0 27.0-33.1 1,435 70.0 66.9-73.0
-Eastern NC 738 215 30.3 25.9-35.2 523 69.7 64.8-74.1
GENDER
Male 281 79 30.5 23.4-38.8 202 69.5 61.2-76.6
Female 457 136 30.1 25.1-35.6 321 69.9 64.4-74.9
RACE
White 400 109 28.3 21.8-35.7 291 71.7 64.3-78.2
African American 279 94 35.1 28.5-42.4 185 64.9 57.6-71.5
Other Minorities 56 10 17.9 8.8-33.1 46 82.1 66.9-91.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 6 20.8 8.1-44.2 17 79.2 55.8-91.9
Non-Hispanic 711 209 30.9 26.3-35.8 502 69.1 64.2-73.7
AGE
25-34 10 4 60.9 25.3-87.7 6 39.1 12.3-74.7
35-44 38 13 34.3 19.3-53.4 25 65.7 46.6-80.7
45-54 123 31 22.6 15.1-32.4 92 77.4 67.6-84.9
55-64 202 58 29.8 22.7-38.2 144 70.2 61.8-77.3
65-74 208 57 27.6 20.8-35.6 151 72.4 64.4-79.2
75+ 153 50 32.6 24.6-41.8 103 67.4 58.2-75.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 212 82 35.9 28.6-43.9 130 64.1 56.1-71.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 228 57 25.1 18.9-32.6 171 74.9 67.4-81.1
Some Post-H.S. 170 42 30.0 18.9-44.1 128 70.0 55.9-81.1
College Graduate 127 33 29.9 20.3-41.7 94 70.1 58.3-79.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 151 55 33.7 25.0-43.7 96 66.3 56.3-75.0
$15,000- 24,999 159 46 28.2 20.6-37.2 113 71.8 62.8-79.4
$25,000- 34,999 95 24 27.9 18.2-40.1 71 72.1 59.9-81.8
$35,000- 49,999 87 27 32.9 21.8-46.4 60 67.1 53.6-78.2
$50,000-74,999 57 12 18.7 8.9-35.2 45 81.3 64.8-91.1
$75,000+ 67 16 31.3 19.1-46.8 51 68.7 53.2-80.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 470 157 33.2 28.1-38.8 313 66.8 61.2-71.9
No 252 54 25.9 17.8-36.2 198 74.1 63.8-82.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 38 27.8 19.7-37.7 104 72.2 62.3-80.3
Non-Veteran 595 177 31.2 26.1-36.8 418 68.8 63.2-73.9

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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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