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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,704 929 53.7 50.2-57.1 775 46.3 42.9-49.8
-Piedmont NC 883 534 58.3 53.5-62.9 349 41.7 37.1-46.5
GENDER
Male 348 199 54.2 46.5-61.7 149 45.8 38.3-53.5
Female 535 335 61.8 56.1-67.3 200 38.2 32.7-43.9
RACE
White 624 374 60.7 55.2-65.8 250 39.3 34.2-44.8
African American 221 140 58.9 49.7-67.5 81 41.1 32.5-50.3
Other Minorities 28 14 31.7 14.1-56.8 14 68.3 43.2-85.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 13 34.1 15.0-60.1 13 65.9 39.9-85.0
Non-Hispanic 852 518 59.4 54.7-63.9 334 40.6 36.1-45.3
AGE
18-44 53 36 55.1 36.5-72.4 17 44.9 27.6-63.5
45-54 119 74 59.8 47.6-70.9 45 40.2 29.1-52.4
55-64 271 182 67.5 59.8-74.3 89 32.5 25.7-40.2
65+ 436 241 51.2 45.0-57.4 195 48.8 42.6-55.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 197 78 35.1 26.5-44.9 119 64.9 55.1-73.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 275 170 57.0 48.7-64.9 105 43.0 35.1-51.3
Some Post-H.S. 212 154 75.9 67.8-82.5 58 24.1 17.5-32.2
College Graduate 199 132 65.6 54.1-75.5 67 34.4 24.5-45.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 76 37.6 28.0-48.4 76 62.4 51.6-72.0
$15,000- 24,999 177 102 53.6 43.0-63.9 75 46.4 36.1-57.0
$25,000- 34,999 108 68 65.2 52.6-76.0 40 34.8 24.0-47.4
$35,000- 49,999 126 83 60.3 45.2-73.7 43 39.7 26.3-54.8
$50,000-74,999 92 60 74.2 62.4-83.3 32 25.8 16.7-37.6
$75,000+ 102 81 81.6 70.5-89.1 21 18.4 10.9-29.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 531 324 57.0 50.5-63.3 207 43.0 36.7-49.5
No 330 195 59.1 51.9-65.9 135 40.9 34.1-48.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 149 81 60.4 50.5-69.5 68 39.6 30.5-49.5
Non-Veteran 734 453 57.9 52.5-63.1 281 42.1 36.9-47.5

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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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