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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,849 117 11.3 8.9-14.2 553 34.9 31.7-38.1 542 27.3 24.7-30.1 637 26.5 24.1-29.1
-Piedmont NC 811 60 13.4 9.9-18.0 222 33.4 28.8-38.4 256 28.1 24.2-32.4 273 25.0 21.6-28.8
GENDER
Male 332 23 12.4 7.5-19.6 87 32.9 26.2-40.3 108 28.7 22.8-35.5 114 26.0 20.9-32.0
Female 479 37 14.4 9.7-20.9 135 34.0 27.8-40.7 148 27.5 22.5-33.1 159 24.1 19.7-29.2
RACE
White 603 37 12.6 8.3-18.5 147 28.3 23.6-33.6 189 29.1 24.5-34.0 230 30.1 25.7-34.8
African American 180 20 15.9 9.5-25.4 64 40.7 31.2-51.0 57 26.3 18.6-35.7 39 17.1 11.4-24.8
Other Minorities 27 3 10.8 3.1-31.7 10 52.0 28.5-74.6 10 27.4 12.6-49.6 4 9.9 3.1-27.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 3 15.4 4.1-43.5 7 64.2 35.3-85.5 3 11.3 3.1-33.7 4 9.1 2.3-29.3
Non-Hispanic 794 57 13.3 9.7-18.1 215 32.1 27.6-37.0 253 28.8 24.8-33.2 269 25.7 22.2-29.6
AGE
18-34 12 9 72.9 37.3-92.4 3 27.1 7.6-62.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 61 19 39.7 26.0-55.1 42 60.3 44.9-74.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 127 11 10.6 5.0-20.9 88 66.8 55.5-76.4 28 22.7 15.1-32.6 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 236 10 3.5 1.7- 7.1 49 23.1 16.4-31.5 138 58.6 50.0-66.7 39 14.8 10.2-20.9
65-74 227 8 3.8 1.6- 8.5 26 13.9 8.8-21.3 67 27.9 21.3-35.6 126 54.5 46.2-62.5
75+ 147 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 14 9.1 4.8-16.9 23 17.0 10.1-27.2 107 72.4 61.9-80.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 147 11 9.5 4.2-20.1 28 27.6 16.8-41.8 48 33.5 23.4-45.2 60 29.5 21.1-39.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 281 13 8.9 4.4-17.2 77 38.1 30.2-46.7 85 25.1 19.2-32.1 106 27.9 21.8-34.9
Some Post-H.S. 197 23 20.6 12.7-31.6 59 29.5 21.5-39.0 68 31.5 23.7-40.4 47 18.4 12.8-25.8
College Graduate 185 13 14.8 8.1-25.5 58 35.1 25.9-45.4 54 25.0 17.3-34.7 60 25.2 18.5-33.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 133 10 10.6 4.7-22.0 28 30.7 18.8-46.0 48 32.0 22.0-43.9 47 26.7 18.2-37.5
$15,000- 24,999 181 10 11.0 5.4-20.9 50 40.0 29.3-51.7 50 17.9 12.2-25.4 71 31.2 22.8-41.1
$25,000- 34,999 90 7 21.1 8.8-42.5 23 21.7 13.5-32.9 33 37.0 24.8-51.2 27 20.3 12.5-31.2
$35,000- 49,999 106 4 13.2 4.5-32.8 27 27.1 16.6-41.0 36 31.1 21.2-43.1 39 28.6 19.4-40.0
$50,000-74,999 91 4 5.9 1.9-16.8 34 43.8 31.7-56.6 29 27.7 18.2-39.6 24 22.7 14.2-34.1
$75,000+ 102 15 21.5 12.1-35.3 37 44.1 32.1-56.9 31 22.5 14.7-32.7 19 11.9 7.0-19.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 470 33 12.5 8.0-18.8 134 34.3 28.2-41.0 148 26.9 21.9-32.6 155 26.3 21.6-31.7
No 327 26 13.6 8.7-20.6 84 32.7 25.7-40.6 104 30.1 23.9-37.2 113 23.5 18.6-29.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 153 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9 25 19.4 12.3-29.2 56 34.1 25.6-43.7 67 42.9 33.5-52.9
Non-Veteran 658 55 15.5 11.3-20.9 197 36.3 31.1-41.9 200 26.9 22.5-31.7 206 21.3 17.9-25.3

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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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