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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,408 894 7.1 6.5- 7.9 9,514 92.9 92.1-93.5
-Eastern NC 2,631 226 7.2 5.8- 8.8 2,405 92.8 91.2-94.2
GENDER
Male 922 76 6.4 4.7- 8.6 846 93.6 91.4-95.3
Female 1,709 150 7.9 6.0-10.4 1,559 92.1 89.6-94.0
RACE
White 1,791 141 6.2 5.0- 7.8 1,650 93.8 92.2-95.0
African American 580 71 11.7 7.7-17.4 509 88.3 82.6-92.3
Other Minorities 246 14 4.2 2.2- 8.0 232 95.8 92.0-97.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 121 10 4.5 2.0- 9.8 111 95.5 90.2-98.0
Non-Hispanic 2,506 216 7.4 6.0- 9.2 2,290 92.6 90.8-94.0
AGE
18-24 130 8 5.0 1.6-14.4 122 95.0 85.6-98.4
25-34 307 21 3.5 2.1- 5.8 286 96.5 94.2-97.9
35-44 401 27 4.3 2.7- 6.7 374 95.7 93.3-97.3
45-54 509 46 7.9 5.3-11.6 463 92.1 88.4-94.7
55-64 536 55 11.6 8.1-16.5 481 88.4 83.5-91.9
65+ 721 66 12.7 9.2-17.5 655 87.3 82.5-90.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 314 27 7.5 3.9-13.8 287 92.5 86.2-96.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 831 78 6.5 4.2- 9.9 753 93.5 90.1-95.8
Some Post-H.S. 711 76 10.5 7.8-14.0 635 89.5 86.0-92.2
College Graduate 774 45 4.8 3.2- 7.0 729 95.2 93.0-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 285 35 10.0 6.1-15.9 250 90.0 84.1-93.9
$15,000- 24,999 423 40 7.0 4.5-10.7 383 93.0 89.3-95.5
$25,000- 34,999 298 31 10.0 6.0-16.0 267 90.0 84.0-94.0
$35,000- 49,999 328 26 5.9 3.5- 9.7 302 94.1 90.3-96.5
$50,000-74,999 331 31 7.5 4.9-11.4 300 92.5 88.6-95.1
$75,000+ 518 27 3.9 2.4- 6.4 491 96.1 93.6-97.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 915 95 8.7 6.6-11.5 820 91.3 88.5-93.4
No 1,594 121 5.7 4.5- 7.3 1,473 94.3 92.7-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 420 35 8.8 5.8-13.3 385 91.2 86.7-94.2
Non-Veteran 2,210 191 6.8 5.4- 8.6 2,019 93.2 91.4-94.6

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes were included in the YES group.
The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or not having pre-diabetes as
derived from the Diabetes Core question.

^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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