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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 1,578 127 12.1 9.8-15.0 428 35.2 31.6-39.0 494 28.3 25.3-31.5 529 24.3 21.8-27.1
-Eastern NC 466 33 10.8 6.7-16.9 128 34.5 27.7-41.9 143 29.9 23.9-36.7 162 24.8 20.0-30.4
GENDER
Male 159 10 8.0 3.7-16.6 49 37.7 27.3-49.4 49 30.8 21.5-41.9 51 23.5 16.3-32.7
Female 307 23 13.4 7.3-23.1 79 31.5 23.4-41.0 94 29.1 21.9-37.6 111 26.0 20.0-33.1
RACE
White 280 19 10.5 5.3-19.6 60 31.0 22.7-40.9 86 28.3 20.9-37.1 115 30.2 23.2-38.1
African American 148 7 5.6 2.3-13.0 59 43.5 31.6-56.2 42 32.8 22.3-45.4 40 18.1 11.6-26.9
Other Minorities 37 7 41.3 18.8-68.2 8 17.7 7.2-37.3 15 29.4 12.9-53.8 7 11.6 4.3-27.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 3 59.0 23.0-87.4 3 10.7 2.5-35.4 3 19.7 4.6-55.4 2 10.7 1.9-42.6
Non-Hispanic 452 30 9.7 5.8-15.8 125 35.4 28.5-43.0 139 29.8 23.7-36.7 158 25.1 20.1-30.8
AGE
18-44 36 18 49.5 29.5-69.6 18 50.5 30.4-70.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 66 3 1.5 0.4- 5.2 44 67.2 49.5-81.0 19 31.3 17.7-49.1 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 133 9 9.8 4.0-22.0 40 28.6 18.1-42.0 69 52.1 38.7-65.2 15 9.6 4.8-18.2
65+ 226 3 0.8 0.3- 2.6 25 14.9 7.7-26.8 52 25.5 17.8-35.0 146 58.9 48.4-68.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 98 7 11.4 3.1-34.2 24 33.0 19.2-50.4 26 31.6 17.8-49.5 41 24.1 14.7-36.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 167 10 8.8 3.8-19.1 46 32.0 21.5-44.7 54 33.5 23.6-45.0 57 25.7 17.9-35.5
Some Post-H.S. 115 9 11.8 5.6-23.2 35 36.1 24.0-50.3 31 24.8 15.3-37.7 40 27.2 17.6-39.6
College Graduate 84 7 12.7 4.7-29.9 22 37.1 21.9-55.4 31 29.0 17.5-44.0 24 21.2 12.4-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 85 8 10.6 4.4-23.4 22 34.7 20.0-53.0 27 26.6 15.3-42.0 28 28.1 16.7-43.3
$15,000- 24,999 116 9 15.6 6.2-34.1 37 29.3 18.3-43.5 30 32.6 19.7-48.8 40 22.5 14.1-33.8
$25,000- 34,999 47 5 15.3 5.4-36.1 10 45.6 24.7-68.1 16 20.3 9.5-38.1 16 18.9 9.3-34.6
$35,000- 49,999 49 4 17.8 5.7-43.9 6 6.5 2.4-16.2 20 44.6 25.3-65.6 19 31.1 16.3-51.1
$50,000-74,999 45 0 0.0 . - . 16 43.2 24.2-64.5 16 32.0 17.1-51.7 13 24.8 12.2-44.0
$75,000+ 51 2 3.5 0.7-15.3 18 46.8 27.3-67.4 16 24.3 12.8-41.4 15 25.4 12.1-45.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 298 17 6.2 3.2-11.9 86 40.6 31.8-50.2 96 29.4 22.0-38.1 99 23.7 18.0-30.5
No 152 14 16.9 8.6-30.4 37 24.6 15.4-36.8 41 30.5 20.6-42.5 60 28.0 19.4-38.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 78 2 2.8 0.6-12.1 20 32.7 18.7-50.6 25 25.9 15.2-40.4 31 38.7 25.1-54.3
Non-Veteran 388 31 12.9 7.9-20.3 108 34.9 27.5-43.2 118 31.0 24.1-38.8 131 21.2 16.6-26.7

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This question was asked of those who had been told they had diabetes by a doctor.

^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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