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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,578 127 12.1 9.8-15.0 428 35.2 31.6-39.0 494 28.3 25.3-31.5 529 24.3 21.8-27.1
-Piedmont NC 822 70 12.6 9.5-16.5 225 36.9 32.0-42.1 263 28.3 24.4-32.5 264 22.2 19.0-25.8
GENDER
Male 335 25 12.1 7.7-18.6 89 36.3 28.6-44.7 119 30.9 24.9-37.6 102 20.7 16.0-26.2
Female 487 45 13.0 9.2-18.2 136 37.5 31.5-43.8 144 25.9 21.2-31.2 162 23.6 19.5-28.3
RACE
White 581 41 11.4 7.9-16.2 138 32.4 27.0-38.3 185 28.5 24.1-33.5 217 27.7 23.5-32.3
African American 205 27 17.4 11.1-26.2 68 37.5 28.7-47.3 67 29.8 22.4-38.3 43 15.3 10.3-22.1
Other Minorities 27 1 1.1 0.1- 8.2 15 74.9 50.4-89.7 10 22.5 8.7-46.9 1 1.5 0.2-10.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 1 1.8 0.2-12.7 17 84.4 63.6-94.3 5 11.5 3.4-32.8 3 2.3 0.6- 7.9
Non-Hispanic 792 69 13.3 10.1-17.5 206 33.6 28.9-38.7 256 29.5 25.5-33.7 261 23.6 20.2-27.3
AGE
18-44 51 24 44.0 27.5-62.0 27 56.0 38.0-72.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 115 21 15.5 9.4-24.6 80 74.1 63.4-82.5 14 10.4 5.3-19.2 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 262 16 6.1 3.1-11.6 74 29.7 22.8-37.6 146 56.1 48.2-63.7 26 8.1 5.1-12.5
65+ 391 9 4.6 2.2- 9.5 42 13.1 9.0-18.6 103 25.7 20.4-31.7 237 56.7 50.0-63.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 173 7 5.2 2.3-11.3 41 43.0 32.0-54.8 53 24.9 17.6-34.0 72 26.9 19.8-35.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 255 20 14.1 8.3-22.9 73 39.0 30.9-47.7 78 26.9 20.5-34.4 84 20.0 15.2-26.0
Some Post-H.S. 200 18 14.5 8.3-24.0 60 34.5 25.8-44.4 67 29.5 22.0-38.2 55 21.5 15.1-29.7
College Graduate 194 25 15.7 9.9-23.9 51 30.5 20.7-42.6 65 32.3 24.0-41.9 53 21.5 15.2-29.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 139 15 13.6 7.4-23.6 40 41.6 29.8-54.4 34 23.1 15.0-33.9 50 21.7 15.0-30.2
$15,000- 24,999 167 9 6.8 3.2-13.7 40 36.6 25.9-48.9 51 23.2 16.5-31.7 67 33.4 24.5-43.6
$25,000- 34,999 103 6 12.8 5.3-27.7 25 30.8 19.8-44.5 34 24.8 16.5-35.6 38 31.6 21.3-44.2
$35,000- 49,999 121 7 8.8 3.3-21.4 38 45.0 31.2-59.6 42 24.3 16.2-34.7 34 21.9 14.1-32.4
$50,000-74,999 91 13 18.7 9.6-33.3 29 30.3 20.1-42.8 27 39.0 26.7-52.8 22 12.1 7.1-19.9
$75,000+ 99 12 16.6 9.1-28.5 31 31.6 21.3-44.0 35 35.1 24.6-47.4 21 16.7 10.1-26.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 490 40 10.8 7.4-15.5 132 39.4 32.7-46.6 167 27.2 22.4-32.6 151 22.6 18.3-27.6
No 313 27 14.3 9.1-21.8 91 34.4 27.7-41.7 89 29.8 23.6-36.8 106 21.5 17.0-26.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 5 8.0 3.3-17.9 22 16.3 10.3-24.9 55 41.3 31.5-51.7 60 34.5 25.5-44.7
Non-Veteran 680 65 13.5 10.0-17.9 203 40.9 35.4-46.6 208 25.8 21.8-30.3 204 19.9 16.6-23.6

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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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