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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 325 219 59.8 50.9-68.1 106 40.2 31.9-49.1
Buncombe 296 203 71.1 64.3-77.1 93 28.9 22.9-35.7
Cabarrus 318 219 62.8 54.6-70.4 99 37.2 29.6-45.4
Catawba 385 258 62.9 56.4-69.0 127 37.1 31.0-43.6
Cumberland 385 241 55.6 48.2-62.8 144 44.4 37.2-51.8
Davidson 339 211 53.0 45.6-60.4 128 47.0 39.6-54.4
Durham 339 224 60.2 52.1-67.7 115 39.8 32.3-47.9
Forsyth 349 237 61.0 53.9-67.6 112 39.0 32.4-46.1
Gaston 358 234 63.0 55.5-70.0 124 37.0 30.0-44.5
Guilford 365 245 61.4 53.5-68.7 120 38.6 31.3-46.5
Iredell 364 241 62.2 55.4-68.5 123 37.8 31.5-44.6
Johnston 413 276 56.9 49.6-63.9 137 43.1 36.1-50.4
Mecklenburg 574 409 67.6 62.3-72.4 165 32.4 27.6-37.7
New Hanover 296 194 64.4 56.4-71.7 102 35.6 28.3-43.6
Onslow 351 233 58.0 50.9-64.8 118 42.0 35.2-49.1
Orange 336 223 59.7 51.4-67.5 113 40.3 32.5-48.6
Pitt 336 241 65.9 57.7-73.3 95 34.1 26.7-42.3
Randolph 331 216 56.4 48.0-64.5 115 43.6 35.5-52.0
Robeson 316 193 48.7 39.5-57.9 123 51.3 42.1-60.5
Rowan 371 241 59.5 51.9-66.8 130 40.5 33.2-48.1
Union 352 232 59.7 52.0-66.9 120 40.3 33.1-48.0
Wake 497 344 64.3 58.3-69.8 153 35.7 30.2-41.7
Wayne 372 251 57.3 48.5-65.7 121 42.7 34.3-51.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 4,393 2,946 59.8 57.5-62.1 1,447 40.2 37.9-42.5
Piedmont 6,448 4,291 61.5 59.5-63.4 2,157 38.5 36.6-40.5
Western NC 2,438 1,514 57.4 54.6-60.2 924 42.6 39.8-45.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,586 981 59.0 55.6-62.3 605 41.0 37.7-44.4
Northwest 2,798 1,811 58.3 55.5-61.1 987 41.7 38.9-44.5
Charlotte 1,785 1,215 64.2 60.9-67.4 570 35.8 32.6-39.1
Greensboro 1,543 1,013 59.2 54.9-63.4 530 40.8 36.6-45.1
Southern Regional 1,259 796 57.3 53.0-61.5 463 42.7 38.5-47.0
Coastal 629 413 58.5 52.7-64.1 216 41.5 35.9-47.3
Wake 1,472 985 61.3 57.1-65.3 487 38.7 34.7-42.9
Area L 391 273 64.2 57.5-70.4 118 35.8 29.6-42.5
Eastern 1,816 1,264 62.3 58.4-66.0 552 37.7 34.0-41.6

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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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