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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
-Eastern NC 514 152 34.8 28.4-41.8 362 65.2 58.2-71.6
GENDER
Male 171 55 32.3 22.9-43.4 116 67.7 56.6-77.1
Female 343 97 36.9 28.6-46.0 246 63.1 54.0-71.4
RACE
White 304 88 34.2 25.9-43.6 216 65.8 56.4-74.1
African American 167 47 36.8 26.0-49.1 120 63.2 50.9-74.0
Other Minorities 40 15 29.0 14.5-49.5 25 71.0 50.5-85.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 2 15.4 2.9-52.3 9 84.6 47.7-97.1
Non-Hispanic 500 148 35.3 28.7-42.4 352 64.7 57.6-71.3
AGE
18-44 37 10 30.4 14.2-53.6 27 69.6 46.4-85.8
45-54 68 24 34.3 20.2-51.7 44 65.7 48.3-79.8
55-64 149 50 42.3 29.9-55.8 99 57.7 44.2-70.1
65+ 255 66 31.3 22.6-41.5 189 68.7 58.5-77.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 119 41 46.2 31.7-61.4 78 53.8 38.6-68.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 179 52 29.4 20.2-40.8 127 70.6 59.2-79.8
Some Post-H.S. 124 33 30.2 18.9-44.5 91 69.8 55.5-81.1
College Graduate 90 26 36.2 22.4-52.7 64 63.8 47.3-77.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 33 46.4 31.5-62.0 64 53.6 38.0-68.5
$15,000- 24,999 126 41 40.4 26.7-55.8 85 59.6 44.2-73.3
$25,000- 34,999 52 15 24.7 12.3-43.3 37 75.3 56.7-87.7
$35,000- 49,999 51 11 26.2 11.8-48.5 40 73.8 51.5-88.2
$50,000-74,999 47 14 31.6 15.8-53.1 33 68.4 46.9-84.2
$75,000+ 52 12 21.0 9.4-40.5 40 79.0 59.5-90.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 335 116 37.5 29.6-46.2 219 62.5 53.8-70.4
No 162 33 32.7 21.8-45.8 129 67.3 54.2-78.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 23 30.7 18.3-46.6 60 69.3 53.4-81.7
Non-Veteran 431 129 35.8 28.6-43.7 302 64.2 56.3-71.4

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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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