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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,642 1,322 78.3 75.3-81.1 83 5.7 4.2- 7.8 64 4.3 3.0- 6.0 173 11.6 9.6-14.0
-Eastern NC 489 388 78.1 72.2-83.0 26 5.5 3.2- 9.3 25 5.5 3.1- 9.4 50 10.9 7.6-15.4
GENDER
Male 168 143 87.4 79.2-92.7 8 4.1 1.5-10.4 5 3.0 0.8-10.7 12 5.5 2.7-11.0
Female 321 245 69.6 61.1-77.0 18 6.9 3.6-12.7 20 7.7 4.3-13.5 38 15.8 10.5-23.2
RACE
White 293 236 78.5 70.7-84.6 12 4.7 2.2- 9.8 10 4.1 1.6- 9.9 35 12.7 8.3-18.9
African American 155 123 78.5 67.7-86.5 11 7.1 3.0-15.7 9 6.5 2.7-14.7 12 7.9 3.6-16.3
Other Minorities 38 26 70.8 46.6-87.1 3 4.9 1.2-18.4 6 12.8 4.7-30.4 3 11.4 2.1-43.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 8 76.6 36.5-94.9 1 2.0 0.2-14.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 21.4 4.2-62.7
Non-Hispanic 476 379 78.6 72.7-83.5 25 5.7 3.3- 9.6 25 5.6 3.2- 9.7 47 10.1 6.9-14.5
AGE
18-44 36 26 84.3 68.7-92.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 2 3.1 0.7-12.5 6 11.8 4.5-27.4
45-54 66 49 74.7 58.9-85.9 3 4.8 1.4-15.2 6 8.9 3.2-22.8 8 11.6 4.9-25.0
55-64 144 109 72.3 59.4-82.3 12 11.3 5.1-23.2 8 6.5 2.2-17.7 15 9.9 5.1-18.3
65+ 238 200 81.7 72.9-88.1 9 3.5 1.5- 8.1 9 4.0 1.6- 9.6 20 10.8 5.8-19.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 110 86 79.2 66.2-88.2 5 3.8 1.4-10.1 10 7.9 3.3-17.9 9 9.0 3.5-21.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 172 136 75.4 64.6-83.8 11 7.1 2.8-16.7 8 4.7 1.8-11.4 17 12.8 7.1-21.8
Some Post-H.S. 121 95 76.6 63.9-85.8 6 4.8 1.8-12.1 5 6.2 1.8-19.5 15 12.4 6.4-22.8
College Graduate 84 71 86.5 73.1-93.8 4 6.3 1.5-22.7 2 2.5 0.5-10.5 7 4.7 2.0-10.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 90 70 69.7 53.4-82.2 5 4.6 1.5-13.6 7 13.7 5.5-30.1 8 12.0 4.9-26.5
$15,000- 24,999 121 94 82.1 70.4-89.9 7 5.9 1.9-17.0 8 2.6 1.1- 5.9 12 9.4 4.3-19.2
$25,000- 34,999 50 45 88.2 71.6-95.7 1 4.1 0.6-24.4 2 2.6 0.6-10.4 2 5.0 1.2-19.3
$35,000- 49,999 50 42 84.6 67.1-93.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 0 0.0 . - . 7 14.6 5.8-32.2
$50,000-74,999 46 38 70.2 46.6-86.4 4 13.1 4.5-32.6 1 9.5 1.4-43.7 3 7.2 1.3-31.1
$75,000+ 52 42 83.7 67.7-92.6 2 1.0 0.2- 5.0 1 2.6 0.4-16.5 7 12.7 5.1-28.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 318 243 73.4 65.4-80.2 23 7.6 4.2-13.4 23 8.3 4.6-14.4 29 10.7 6.7-16.8
No 155 133 87.0 78.4-92.5 2 1.4 0.2- 8.2 2 1.2 0.3- 5.1 18 10.4 5.6-18.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 82 68 86.3 72.4-93.8 6 4.1 1.3-11.8 3 6.0 1.3-24.3 5 3.6 1.3- 9.4
Non-Veteran 407 320 76.1 69.3-81.7 20 5.9 3.2-10.5 22 5.3 3.0- 9.2 45 12.7 8.7-18.2

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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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