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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,704 929 53.7 50.2-57.1 775 46.3 42.9-49.8
-Eastern NC 512 255 48.6 41.8-55.4 257 51.4 44.6-58.2
GENDER
Male 169 87 53.0 42.1-63.6 82 47.0 36.4-57.9
Female 343 168 44.8 36.6-53.4 175 55.2 46.6-63.4
RACE
White 302 144 49.9 41.0-58.8 158 50.1 41.2-59.0
African American 167 91 48.2 36.9-59.6 76 51.8 40.4-63.1
Other Minorities 40 18 39.6 19.6-63.8 22 60.4 36.2-80.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 5 69.8 35.0-90.9 6 30.2 9.1-65.0
Non-Hispanic 498 250 48.5 41.7-55.5 248 51.5 44.5-58.3
AGE
18-44 37 23 55.7 35.2-74.4 14 44.3 25.6-64.8
45-54 68 31 45.8 29.2-63.3 37 54.2 36.7-70.8
55-64 149 83 63.3 50.3-74.6 66 36.7 25.4-49.7
65+ 253 114 36.5 28.2-45.5 139 63.5 54.5-71.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 118 50 35.5 22.7-50.9 68 64.5 49.1-77.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 178 86 47.7 36.5-59.1 92 52.3 40.9-63.5
Some Post-H.S. 124 63 52.4 39.2-65.2 61 47.6 34.8-60.8
College Graduate 90 55 63.7 48.2-76.8 35 36.3 23.2-51.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 42 34.3 22.6-48.4 55 65.7 51.6-77.4
$15,000- 24,999 126 68 55.3 41.0-68.7 58 44.7 31.3-59.0
$25,000- 34,999 52 21 43.8 24.7-65.1 31 56.2 34.9-75.3
$35,000- 49,999 51 33 65.3 44.6-81.5 18 34.7 18.5-55.4
$50,000-74,999 47 24 51.0 31.7-70.1 23 49.0 29.9-68.3
$75,000+ 52 27 52.0 32.3-71.2 25 48.0 28.8-67.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 333 162 45.5 37.1-54.1 171 54.5 45.9-62.9
No 162 86 55.1 43.5-66.3 76 44.9 33.7-56.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 81 48 56.8 41.0-71.4 33 43.2 28.6-59.0
Non-Veteran 431 207 46.6 39.2-54.3 224 53.4 45.7-60.8

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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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