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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,260 1,719 9.6 8.9-10.4 86 0.7 0.5- 0.9 11,234 88.7 87.8-89.5 221 1.0 0.9- 1.3
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 353 56 10.6 7.5-14.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 289 87.9 83.6-91.2 6 1.1 0.4- 2.7
Buncombe 399 34 7.2 4.9-10.3 5 1.7 0.7- 4.4 354 90.3 86.6-93.0 6 0.8 0.3- 2.0
Cabarrus 350 47 10.5 7.0-15.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 294 88.0 82.9-91.8 8 1.2 0.6- 2.7
Catawba 367 37 8.0 5.5-11.5 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 318 89.9 86.2-92.7 8 1.2 0.6- 2.6
Cumberland 382 72 13.7 10.4-17.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 298 83.5 78.9-87.2 9 2.1 0.9- 4.6
Davidson 411 60 9.9 7.4-13.3 2 1.0 0.2- 4.5 340 87.0 83.0-90.2 9 2.0 0.9- 4.4
Durham 416 52 10.2 7.3-14.1 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 357 88.6 84.5-91.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7
Forsyth 383 41 8.7 6.1-12.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 335 90.0 86.2-92.8 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8
Gaston 351 47 10.1 7.0-14.3 3 0.9 0.2- 3.2 295 88.0 83.7-91.3 6 1.0 0.4- 2.3
Guilford 428 65 9.5 7.0-12.7 8 1.7 0.8- 3.5 350 87.2 83.2-90.4 5 1.5 0.5- 4.6
Iredell 438 45 5.9 4.2- 8.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 378 91.2 88.2-93.4 12 2.3 1.2- 4.4
Johnston 369 48 8.1 5.6-11.5 3 3.3 0.6-15.6 312 87.4 80.3-92.1 6 1.3 0.5- 3.6
Mecklenburg 614 58 6.2 4.6- 8.4 6 1.0 0.4- 2.5 543 92.0 89.6-93.9 7 0.7 0.3- 1.5
New Hanover 413 71 12.4 9.3-16.3 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 337 86.6 82.5-89.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1
Onslow 387 53 9.8 7.1-13.2 2 0.4 0.1- 2.0 329 89.0 85.3-91.8 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9
Orange 370 24 5.1 3.3- 8.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 340 92.9 89.5-95.2 5 1.6 0.6- 4.0
Pitt 372 41 7.6 5.3-10.6 5 1.1 0.4- 2.8 320 90.2 86.7-92.8 6 1.2 0.5- 3.0
Randolph 358 40 7.6 4.9-11.5 4 0.7 0.3- 2.1 307 90.5 86.4-93.4 7 1.2 0.6- 2.6
Robeson 373 60 10.0 7.3-13.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 307 88.8 85.1-91.6 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6
Rowan 436 66 11.3 8.4-15.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 360 87.1 83.2-90.2 8 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Union 369 31 7.1 4.6-10.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 333 91.9 88.2-94.5 4 0.8 0.3- 2.4
Wake 604 44 5.2 3.7- 7.3 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7 547 93.4 91.2-95.1 8 0.7 0.3- 1.5
Wayne 387 69 13.0 9.7-17.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 309 85.7 81.3-89.1 8 1.2 0.6- 2.5
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 3,659 571 12.7 10.8-14.9 21 0.7 0.3- 1.4 3,014 85.7 83.4-87.7 53 0.9 0.6- 1.4
Piedmont 6,777 785 8.2 7.4- 9.1 49 0.7 0.5- 0.9 5,836 90.1 89.2-91.0 107 1.0 0.8- 1.3
Western NC 2,824 363 9.0 7.9-10.3 16 0.6 0.3- 1.2 2,384 88.9 87.5-90.2 61 1.4 1.1- 1.9
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 1,926 243 8.8 7.5-10.3 11 0.7 0.3- 1.6 1,635 89.1 87.5-90.6 37 1.3 0.9- 1.9
Northwest 3,013 380 8.9 7.7-10.2 18 0.5 0.3- 0.8 2,549 89.2 87.8-90.5 66 1.4 1.0- 1.9
Charlotte 1,804 202 8.2 6.7-10.0 11 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,565 90.4 88.5-92.0 26 0.8 0.5- 1.4
Greensboro 1,650 205 9.6 7.7-11.8 15 0.9 0.5- 1.5 1,407 88.5 86.1-90.5 23 1.1 0.6- 2.1
Southern Regional 1,189 193 11.3 9.1-14.0 7 0.6 0.2- 1.7 970 86.9 84.0-89.3 19 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Coastal 574 97 13.2 9.1-18.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 469 85.8 80.3-90.1 6 0.7 0.2- 2.0
Wake 1,512 163 7.3 5.9- 9.0 12 0.9 0.4- 2.0 1,315 90.8 88.9-92.4 22 1.0 0.6- 1.7
Area L 141 22 12.0 7.3-19.2 0 0.0 . - . 117 87.2 79.9-92.1 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
Eastern 1,451 214 13.6 9.9-18.4 10 0.8 0.3- 2.5 1,207 84.9 80.1-88.7 20 0.7 0.3- 1.3

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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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