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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Diabetes Control

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,612 106 6.7 5.0- 8.9 1,506 93.3 91.1-95.0
COUNTY/REGIONS
Alamance 53 4 7.1 2.2-20.8 49 92.9 79.2-97.8
Buncombe 31 3 7.4 2.0-24.5 28 92.6 75.5-98.0
Cabarrus 44 1 1.6 0.2-11.0 43 98.4 89.0-99.8
Catawba 36 2 7.5 1.8-26.7 34 92.5 73.3-98.2
Cumberland 70 4 4.6 1.6-12.7 66 95.4 87.3-98.4
Davidson 60 4 7.8 2.9-19.5 56 92.2 80.5-97.1
Durham 52 7 8.2 3.6-17.8 45 91.8 82.2-96.4
Forsyth 39 1 1.5 0.2-10.4 38 98.5 89.6-99.8
Gaston 45 4 14.2 3.5-43.1 41 85.8 56.9-96.5
Guilford 60 7 10.8 4.6-23.3 53 89.2 76.7-95.4
Iredell 43 1 2.7 0.4-16.9 42 97.3 83.1-99.6
Johnston 44 2 4.3 1.1-16.0 42 95.7 84.0-98.9
Mecklenburg 53 3 7.4 2.2-22.7 50 92.6 77.3-97.8
New Hanover 68 6 5.5 2.4-12.3 62 94.5 87.7-97.6
Onslow 49 3 6.0 1.4-21.9 46 94.0 78.1-98.6
Orange 21 2 8.4 1.9-29.6 19 91.6 70.4-98.1
Pitt 35 1 4.5 0.6-25.9 34 95.5 74.1-99.4
Randolph 35 5 13.2 4.5-32.9 30 86.8 67.1-95.5
Robeson 57 3 6.1 1.7-19.7 54 93.9 80.3-98.3
Rowan 63 2 2.1 0.5- 8.3 61 97.9 91.7-99.5
Union 30 2 8.2 1.6-32.7 28 91.8 67.3-98.4
Wake 41 1 2.4 0.3-15.3 40 97.6 84.7-99.7
Wayne 66 5 12.2 3.8-32.9 61 87.8 67.1-96.2
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 532 38 8.7 5.2-14.2 494 91.3 85.8-94.8
Piedmont 741 48 5.4 3.7- 7.7 693 94.6 92.3-96.3
Western NC 339 20 6.1 3.5-10.4 319 93.9 89.6-96.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 224 18 8.8 4.9-15.2 206 91.2 84.8-95.1
Northwest 367 13 3.0 1.7- 5.5 354 97.0 94.5-98.3
Charlotte 190 11 5.9 2.7-12.3 179 94.1 87.7-97.3
Greensboro 185 17 7.3 4.0-13.0 168 92.7 87.0-96.0
Southern Regional 181 13 12.3 5.3-26.2 168 87.7 73.8-94.7
Coastal 91 7 2.8 1.2- 6.1 84 97.2 93.9-98.8
Wake 155 11 4.8 2.2-10.1 144 95.2 89.9-97.8
Area L 21 1 2.2 0.3-14.5 20 97.8 85.5-99.7
Eastern 198 15 10.2 4.7-20.8 183 89.8 79.2-95.3

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

^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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