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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
-Eastern NC 973 89 10.6 7.8-14.2 884 89.4 85.8-92.2
GENDER
Male 360 42 13.6 8.7-20.5 318 86.4 79.5-91.3
Female 613 47 7.8 5.6-10.9 566 92.2 89.1-94.4
RACE
White 554 41 8.4 4.8-14.4 513 91.6 85.6-95.2
African American 333 41 14.1 9.8-19.8 292 85.9 80.2-90.2
Other Minorities 83 7 10.2 4.6-20.9 76 89.8 79.1-95.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 34 3 9.9 2.9-28.7 31 90.1 71.3-97.1
Non-Hispanic 935 86 10.7 7.8-14.4 849 89.3 85.6-92.2
AGE
18-24 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
25-34 24 3 27.2 7.5-63.4 21 72.8 36.6-92.5
35-44 75 6 6.9 2.8-16.1 69 93.1 83.9-97.2
45-54 165 12 9.7 4.9-18.1 153 90.3 81.9-95.1
55-64 267 23 8.7 5.5-13.5 244 91.3 86.5-94.5
65-74 256 27 12.6 8.3-18.7 229 87.4 81.3-91.7
75+ 175 18 10.2 6.0-16.7 157 89.8 83.3-94.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 233 26 11.3 7.0-17.6 207 88.7 82.4-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 307 34 12.6 8.5-18.3 273 87.4 81.7-91.5
Some Post-H.S. 249 18 10.0 3.8-23.5 231 90.0 76.5-96.2
College Graduate 183 10 7.1 3.6-13.7 173 92.9 86.3-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 182 27 14.2 9.2-21.2 155 85.8 78.8-90.8
$15,000- 24,999 194 17 10.6 5.8-18.6 177 89.4 81.4-94.2
$25,000- 34,999 125 11 11.5 6.0-20.8 114 88.5 79.2-94.0
$35,000- 49,999 133 8 8.4 3.5-18.8 125 91.6 81.2-96.5
$50,000-74,999 88 6 5.7 2.3-13.2 82 94.3 86.8-97.7
$75,000+ 112 3 2.9 0.8-10.1 109 97.1 89.9-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 582 68 12.8 9.6-16.7 514 87.2 83.3-90.4
No 382 21 7.9 3.6-16.3 361 92.1 83.7-96.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 187 17 8.6 5.1-14.4 170 91.4 85.6-94.9
Non-Veteran 785 72 11.2 7.9-15.7 713 88.8 84.3-92.1

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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