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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont NC 6,735 479 5.7 4.9- 6.5 6,256 94.3 93.5-95.1
GENDER
Male 2,561 167 5.2 4.1- 6.6 2,394 94.8 93.4-95.9
Female 4,174 312 6.1 5.2- 7.1 3,862 93.9 92.9-94.8
RACE
White 5,385 373 5.9 5.1- 6.9 5,012 94.1 93.1-94.9
African American 891 79 6.5 4.7- 8.8 812 93.5 91.2-95.3
Other Minorities 438 25 3.2 2.0- 5.0 413 96.8 95.0-98.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 332 14 2.4 1.3- 4.5 318 97.6 95.5-98.7
Non-Hispanic 6,387 465 6.0 5.2- 6.9 5,922 94.0 93.1-94.8
AGE
18-24 213 4 2.1 0.6- 7.8 209 97.9 92.2-99.4
25-34 745 27 2.9 1.8- 4.7 718 97.1 95.3-98.2
35-44 1,195 61 4.8 3.6- 6.5 1,134 95.2 93.5-96.4
45-54 1,400 86 6.0 4.4- 8.0 1,314 94.0 92.0-95.6
55-64 1,352 145 11.1 9.0-13.6 1,207 88.9 86.4-91.0
65-74 988 90 9.6 7.5-12.2 898 90.4 87.8-92.5
75+ 787 63 8.0 6.0-10.6 724 92.0 89.4-94.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 796 59 4.1 2.9- 5.7 737 95.9 94.3-97.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,815 147 6.9 5.4- 8.8 1,668 93.1 91.2-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,729 133 6.3 4.7- 8.4 1,596 93.7 91.6-95.3
College Graduate 2,379 139 4.8 3.9- 5.9 2,240 95.2 94.1-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 559 43 6.6 4.1-10.4 516 93.4 89.6-95.9
$15,000- 24,999 975 82 6.0 4.4- 8.0 893 94.0 92.0-95.6
$25,000- 34,999 648 64 9.7 6.1-15.1 584 90.3 84.9-93.9
$35,000- 49,999 902 63 4.8 3.5- 6.6 839 95.2 93.4-96.5
$50,000-74,999 973 66 5.7 4.2- 7.7 907 94.3 92.3-95.8
$75,000+ 1,765 101 4.9 3.8- 6.2 1,664 95.1 93.8-96.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,090 204 8.7 7.2-10.6 1,886 91.3 89.4-92.8
No 4,448 268 4.7 3.9- 5.7 4,180 95.3 94.3-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 851 61 7.4 5.2-10.3 790 92.6 89.7-94.8
Non-Veteran 5,881 418 5.4 4.7- 6.3 5,463 94.6 93.7-95.3

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(formerly Diabetes Screening).

^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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