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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 338 23 4.9 3.0- 7.9 315 95.1 92.1-97.0
Buncombe 311 25 6.4 4.1- 9.8 286 93.6 90.2-95.9
Cabarrus 328 18 4.0 2.3- 7.0 310 96.0 93.0-97.7
Catawba 399 39 7.2 5.0-10.1 360 92.8 89.9-95.0
Cumberland 398 30 6.0 3.7- 9.5 368 94.0 90.5-96.3
Davidson 363 30 6.6 4.4- 9.8 333 93.4 90.2-95.6
Durham 353 22 3.8 2.4- 6.0 331 96.2 94.0-97.6
Forsyth 366 22 4.8 2.9- 7.9 344 95.2 92.1-97.1
Gaston 373 34 6.7 4.6- 9.7 339 93.3 90.3-95.4
Guilford 379 16 4.2 2.2- 8.1 363 95.8 91.9-97.8
Iredell 380 29 6.9 4.3-10.9 351 93.1 89.1-95.7
Johnston 422 28 6.1 3.9- 9.5 394 93.9 90.5-96.1
Mecklenburg 610 26 3.1 2.0- 4.8 584 96.9 95.2-98.0
New Hanover 318 20 5.9 3.3-10.5 298 94.1 89.5-96.7
Onslow 364 30 6.2 4.0- 9.5 334 93.8 90.5-96.0
Orange 351 21 5.4 3.2- 9.0 330 94.6 91.0-96.8
Pitt 348 20 4.2 2.6- 6.7 328 95.8 93.3-97.4
Randolph 344 27 5.5 3.4- 8.5 317 94.5 91.5-96.6
Robeson 329 33 8.4 5.6-12.3 296 91.6 87.7-94.4
Rowan 381 38 8.6 5.9-12.4 343 91.4 87.6-94.1
Union 370 19 3.8 2.2- 6.3 351 96.2 93.7-97.8
Wake 519 43 6.9 4.5-10.4 476 93.1 89.6-95.5
Wayne 385 29 7.4 4.5-11.8 356 92.6 88.2-95.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 4,556 360 6.5 5.7- 7.4 4,196 93.5 92.6-94.3
Piedmont 6,735 479 5.7 4.9- 6.5 6,256 94.3 93.5-95.1
Western NC 2,543 205 6.8 5.7- 8.0 2,338 93.2 92.0-94.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,660 126 6.1 4.9- 7.5 1,534 93.9 92.5-95.1
Northwest 2,915 249 7.0 6.0- 8.3 2,666 93.0 91.7-94.0
Charlotte 1,873 109 4.6 3.5- 6.0 1,764 95.4 94.0-96.5
Greensboro 1,605 101 4.8 3.6- 6.4 1,504 95.2 93.6-96.4
Southern Regional 1,306 114 6.4 5.0- 8.1 1,192 93.6 91.9-95.0
Coastal 667 45 5.6 3.9- 8.0 622 94.4 92.0-96.1
Wake 1,523 116 6.2 4.7- 8.2 1,407 93.8 91.8-95.3
Area L 397 32 6.1 4.1- 9.1 365 93.9 90.9-95.9
Eastern 1,888 152 7.5 6.0- 9.2 1,736 92.5 90.8-94.0

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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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