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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 12,127 1,708 9.8 9.1-10.5 77 0.9 0.6- 1.3 10,133 88.1 87.3-88.9 209 1.2 1.0- 1.5
-Eastern NC 3,143 514 11.3 9.9-13.0 27 1.4 0.7- 2.7 2,554 86.2 84.3-87.9 48 1.1 0.7- 1.6
GENDER
Male 1,092 171 10.8 8.7-13.4 0 0.0 . - . 905 88.1 85.4-90.3 16 1.1 0.6- 2.1
Female 2,051 343 11.8 10.0-14.0 27 2.7 1.4- 5.1 1,649 84.3 81.6-86.7 32 1.1 0.7- 1.8
RACE
White 2,093 304 10.2 8.6-12.2 18 1.0 0.6- 1.9 1,741 87.7 85.6-89.5 30 1.0 0.6- 1.7
African American 747 167 16.7 13.3-20.8 7 3.0 0.9- 9.1 559 79.0 73.8-83.4 14 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Other Minorities 286 40 6.6 4.0-10.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 240 92.1 87.6-95.0 4 1.1 0.3- 3.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 132 11 3.2 1.3- 7.6 3 0.5 0.2- 1.6 118 96.3 92.0-98.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 3,004 500 12.0 10.4-13.7 24 1.5 0.8- 2.9 2,432 85.3 83.3-87.2 48 1.2 0.8- 1.8
AGE
18-44 874 37 3.4 2.2- 5.1 22 2.3 1.1- 4.9 810 94.1 91.4-96.0 5 0.1 0.1- 0.3
45-54 576 68 11.7 8.4-16.2 3 0.8 0.3- 2.7 494 85.8 81.2-89.5 11 1.6 0.7- 3.5
55-64 685 149 20.9 16.4-26.1 2 0.6 0.1- 3.4 521 75.8 70.3-80.5 13 2.7 1.3- 5.6
65+ 976 255 25.4 21.5-29.7 0 0.0 . - . 702 72.6 68.2-76.6 19 2.0 1.1- 3.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 433 119 23.2 17.5-30.1 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9 302 75.5 68.7-81.3 8 0.6 0.3- 1.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,010 179 10.2 8.0-12.8 11 2.0 0.6- 5.8 806 86.9 83.4-89.8 14 0.9 0.5- 1.8
Some Post-H.S. 834 124 11.1 8.5-14.4 7 1.5 0.5- 4.1 686 85.6 81.8-88.7 17 1.8 1.0- 3.5
College Graduate 863 90 7.5 5.5-10.2 5 0.9 0.3- 2.9 759 90.7 87.7-93.0 9 0.9 0.3- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 382 97 17.9 13.0-24.1 4 3.0 0.8-10.6 272 76.9 69.5-82.9 9 2.2 1.0- 4.9
$15,000- 24,999 548 126 17.0 12.7-22.3 4 0.3 0.1- 0.8 412 82.1 76.7-86.5 6 0.6 0.2- 2.3
$25,000- 34,999 350 52 11.9 7.7-17.8 4 0.6 0.2- 2.0 287 86.3 80.2-90.7 7 1.3 0.4- 3.6
$35,000- 49,999 379 51 9.2 6.1-13.7 4 1.3 0.4- 4.2 317 87.2 82.0-91.0 7 2.3 0.9- 5.6
$50,000-74,999 378 47 9.3 6.2-13.8 3 0.5 0.1- 2.0 323 88.8 84.2-92.2 5 1.3 0.4- 3.6
$75,000+ 569 52 6.0 3.9- 9.0 4 1.1 0.3- 3.7 510 92.7 89.4-95.0 3 0.2 0.1- 0.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,249 335 21.2 18.0-24.8 7 1.3 0.5- 3.4 883 75.5 71.6-79.0 24 2.0 1.2- 3.5
No 1,755 162 6.5 5.2- 8.3 19 1.0 0.5- 1.8 1,553 91.8 90.0-93.4 21 0.6 0.4- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 503 83 12.7 9.4-17.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.5 412 85.4 80.9-89.1 6 1.3 0.5- 3.7
Non-Veteran 2,639 431 11.1 9.5-12.8 25 1.6 0.8- 3.1 2,141 86.3 84.2-88.2 42 1.1 0.7- 1.6

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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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