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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

Newly Constructed Variable for 2010

Reported number of times respondents with diabetes had a test for hemoglobin 'A one C'
in past 12 months that includes those that have never heard of the test
or don't know (DNK) if they have ever had the test*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3+ times Never had test DNK or Never heard of A-one-C
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 235 16.4 13.7-19.5 403 22.7 20.0-25.6 736 41.3 37.9-44.7 87 6.4 4.8- 8.4 247 13.3 11.1-15.8
-Eastern NC 514 72 17.7 12.6-24.3 102 20.5 15.7-26.3 225 40.9 34.4-47.6 27 6.6 3.8-11.2 88 14.4 10.4-19.6
GENDER
Male 171 27 17.8 10.6-28.4 44 27.7 19.2-38.3 70 39.6 29.5-50.6 7 4.3 1.6-11.0 23 10.5 5.6-18.9
Female 343 45 17.5 11.0-26.7 58 14.3 9.9-20.1 155 42.0 34.1-50.3 20 8.5 4.4-15.9 65 17.7 12.1-25.1
RACE
White 304 39 18.9 11.9-28.6 68 24.4 17.6-32.7 134 38.8 30.6-47.6 19 7.1 4.0-12.3 44 10.9 6.5-17.8
African American 167 24 14.9 8.1-25.6 29 16.5 9.9-26.3 70 42.4 31.4-54.1 6 4.7 1.1-18.0 38 21.5 13.7-32.0
Other Minorities 40 9 22.4 9.5-44.3 4 6.4 1.8-20.8 19 50.1 27.8-72.4 2 12.4 2.0-49.8 6 8.6 3.1-21.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 2 11.3 2.3-41.0 0 0.0 . - . 5 54.7 18.6-86.5 3 30.2 7.5-69.7 1 3.7 0.4-24.8
Non-Hispanic 500 70 18.0 12.7-24.8 102 21.1 16.2-27.2 219 40.3 33.8-47.2 24 6.1 3.3-10.8 85 14.5 10.4-19.9
AGE
18-44 37 9 33.1 15.5-57.1 8 14.3 6.5-28.7 13 29.8 15.2-49.9 5 14.4 5.4-33.3 2 8.4 2.1-28.4
45-54 68 13 21.6 10.1-40.3 15 23.0 11.2-41.4 27 37.0 22.4-54.5 5 5.6 1.7-17.1 8 12.7 4.9-29.3
55-64 149 26 19.4 10.8-32.4 35 28.1 17.9-41.2 65 42.3 30.0-55.6 8 2.7 1.2- 6.3 15 7.5 3.0-17.5
65+ 255 23 8.6 5.0-14.4 42 16.1 10.6-23.5 120 46.3 37.2-55.7 9 6.8 2.5-17.2 61 22.2 15.3-31.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 119 12 12.6 4.5-30.8 10 9.0 3.6-20.8 50 41.3 27.7-56.4 4 7.6 1.9-25.8 43 29.4 18.5-43.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 179 31 21.9 13.5-33.5 40 19.5 12.8-28.6 66 36.4 26.0-48.2 10 8.4 4.0-16.6 32 13.8 7.8-23.3
Some Post-H.S. 124 17 25.3 14.2-41.0 24 18.7 10.9-30.0 64 43.2 31.0-56.2 12 7.7 3.2-17.4 7 5.2 1.3-17.9
College Graduate 90 11 5.9 2.9-11.7 28 41.5 26.5-58.2 45 46.1 31.3-61.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6 5 6.0 1.6-20.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 11 11.8 4.9-25.5 14 17.1 8.9-30.1 40 35.2 23.0-49.8 7 12.1 3.1-37.1 25 23.8 13.5-38.6
$15,000- 24,999 126 24 23.8 13.3-38.9 26 17.5 9.7-29.6 53 44.7 30.9-59.4 8 9.5 4.0-20.7 15 4.5 2.4- 8.5
$25,000- 34,999 52 7 34.8 15.9-60.1 8 10.7 4.2-24.6 25 40.4 22.9-60.7 3 7.7 1.5-31.7 9 6.5 2.9-13.9
$35,000- 49,999 51 4 5.9 1.9-16.6 16 46.3 26.8-66.9 26 30.6 17.1-48.5 3 7.0 1.9-22.3 2 10.2 1.7-42.4
$50,000-74,999 47 9 14.0 5.5-31.2 10 19.2 8.6-37.5 24 48.6 29.7-68.0 0 0.0 . - . 4 18.2 5.7-44.8
$75,000+ 52 7 11.0 4.2-25.9 14 35.2 17.5-58.2 27 48.8 29.5-68.5 2 3.1 0.7-13.7 2 1.9 0.4- 7.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 335 40 15.0 9.5-22.9 64 21.3 15.1-29.2 155 43.6 35.4-52.2 15 5.3 2.2-12.1 61 14.8 10.1-21.2
No 162 28 21.5 12.4-34.8 33 18.1 11.2-27.8 70 39.8 29.2-51.5 11 9.2 4.5-17.8 20 11.4 5.5-22.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 11 15.4 6.3-33.1 27 31.7 19.9-46.5 30 35.1 21.9-51.1 4 5.3 1.6-16.5 11 12.4 5.0-27.5
Non-Veteran 431 61 18.2 12.5-25.6 75 17.8 12.8-24.3 195 42.2 35.1-49.8 23 6.9 3.7-12.4 77 14.9 10.5-20.7

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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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