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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,634 71 4.7 3.5- 6.3 36 1.9 1.2- 3.0 102 8.5 6.6-11.0 1,425 84.9 82.1-87.3
-Eastern NC 490 18 3.8 2.0- 7.2 10 2.1 0.8- 5.4 38 8.0 5.0-12.7 424 86.0 80.6-90.1
GENDER
Male 165 4 1.8 0.6- 5.5 3 2.1 0.4- 9.7 8 5.3 2.1-12.8 150 90.8 82.6-95.3
Female 325 14 5.6 2.6-11.8 7 2.1 0.7- 6.5 30 10.5 6.0-17.6 274 81.8 73.7-87.8
RACE
White 290 7 2.7 1.1- 6.5 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 18 6.2 3.2-11.8 260 90.5 84.6-94.3
African American 158 8 3.6 1.4- 8.8 3 2.6 0.6-10.2 12 8.9 3.6-20.4 135 84.9 73.9-91.8
Other Minorities 39 3 15.1 2.6-54.1 2 15.0 3.0-49.9 8 20.6 8.2-42.9 26 49.4 26.7-72.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 2 45.5 11.2-84.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.3 0.5-28.5 7 50.1 14.3-85.8
Non-Hispanic 478 16 2.9 1.5- 5.4 10 2.2 0.9- 5.6 37 8.2 5.1-13.0 415 86.8 81.4-90.7
AGE
18-44 34 5 16.4 6.1-37.2 1 5.6 0.8-30.7 7 17.1 7.3-35.0 21 60.9 39.7-78.7
45-54 65 2 2.7 0.6-11.8 0 0.0 . - . 11 13.3 4.8-31.5 52 84.1 66.5-93.3
55-64 141 7 2.2 0.8- 6.1 4 1.5 0.5- 4.8 15 8.7 3.7-19.1 115 87.6 77.6-93.5
65+ 246 4 1.0 0.4- 2.7 5 2.4 0.6- 8.6 5 1.8 0.7- 5.0 232 94.8 89.5-97.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 109 3 1.1 0.3- 4.0 3 2.9 0.5-14.8 7 7.0 2.1-20.3 96 89.1 75.9-95.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 171 11 8.1 3.5-17.9 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 19 14.1 7.2-25.8 139 76.7 64.6-85.6
Some Post-H.S. 120 4 3.8 1.2-11.6 4 3.8 0.8-16.2 10 6.5 3.1-13.2 102 85.9 75.3-92.4
College Graduate 88 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 2 1.2 0.3- 5.3 85 98.2 94.1-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 16 16.2 8.6-28.7 73 82.9 70.6-90.8
$15,000- 24,999 121 12 9.5 4.0-21.1 4 1.5 0.5- 4.6 13 16.0 7.2-31.8 92 73.0 57.7-84.3
$25,000- 34,999 51 2 6.1 1.5-21.8 3 8.1 1.7-31.5 4 4.7 1.6-13.3 42 81.0 61.5-92.0
$35,000- 49,999 49 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 48 98.6 90.4-99.8
$50,000-74,999 44 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.5 0.2-10.5 43 98.5 89.5-99.8
$75,000+ 51 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.5 0 0.0 . - . 50 99.1 93.5-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 325 12 4.1 1.7- 9.4 9 2.2 0.8- 5.7 27 7.2 4.1-12.2 277 86.6 80.1-91.2
No 161 6 3.4 1.3- 8.8 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 10 8.2 3.3-19.1 144 86.2 75.1-92.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 82 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.3 0.4- 4.5 79 98.7 95.5-99.6
Non-Veteran 408 18 4.8 2.5- 9.0 10 2.7 1.0- 6.7 35 9.7 6.0-15.5 345 82.9 76.2-87.9

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

^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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