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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,127 1,708 9.8 9.1-10.5 77 0.9 0.6- 1.3 10,133 88.1 87.3-88.9 209 1.2 1.0- 1.5
-Piedmont NC 7,016 884 8.6 7.9- 9.5 42 0.7 0.5- 1.0 5,974 89.5 88.6-90.4 116 1.2 0.9- 1.5
GENDER
Male 2,623 348 8.4 7.2- 9.7 0 0.0 . - . 2,233 90.6 89.2-91.9 42 1.0 0.7- 1.6
Female 4,393 536 8.9 7.9-10.0 42 1.3 0.9- 1.9 3,741 88.5 87.2-89.6 74 1.3 1.0- 1.9
RACE
White 5,552 625 7.7 6.9- 8.6 27 0.7 0.4- 1.1 4,808 90.3 89.3-91.2 92 1.3 0.9- 1.7
African American 1,084 221 13.3 11.0-15.9 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0 842 85.7 83.0-88.0 15 0.6 0.3- 1.2
Other Minorities 338 28 5.0 2.8- 8.9 9 1.3 0.6- 2.8 292 92.0 87.9-94.8 9 1.6 0.7- 3.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 241 26 6.5 3.5-11.5 10 2.5 1.2- 5.1 202 90.3 84.9-93.9 3 0.8 0.2- 3.4
Non-Hispanic 6,753 853 8.8 8.0- 9.6 32 0.5 0.3- 0.8 5,755 89.5 88.5-90.4 113 1.2 0.9- 1.6
AGE
18-44 1,754 53 2.3 1.6- 3.2 29 1.1 0.7- 1.7 1,659 96.0 94.9-97.0 13 0.6 0.3- 1.3
45-54 1,395 119 9.2 7.3-11.5 8 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,239 88.5 86.0-90.6 29 1.8 1.1- 2.9
55-64 1,541 271 17.6 15.2-20.2 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 1,251 81.3 78.7-83.7 18 1.1 0.6- 1.8
65+ 2,252 436 20.3 18.1-22.6 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 1,757 77.1 74.7-79.4 56 2.5 1.8- 3.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 815 197 15.7 12.6-19.3 8 1.2 0.5- 2.6 597 81.9 78.0-85.2 13 1.3 0.6- 2.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,884 275 10.0 8.5-11.9 10 0.7 0.3- 1.6 1,567 88.2 86.2-89.9 32 1.1 0.7- 1.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,681 212 8.7 7.2-10.4 10 0.6 0.3- 1.1 1,422 89.0 87.0-90.8 37 1.8 1.0- 3.0
College Graduate 2,623 199 5.1 4.2- 6.3 14 0.6 0.3- 1.1 2,377 93.5 92.2-94.5 33 0.8 0.5- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 677 152 18.7 15.0-23.1 5 0.9 0.3- 2.7 506 78.3 73.6-82.4 14 2.1 1.0- 4.2
$15,000- 24,999 993 177 13.1 10.5-16.2 7 0.8 0.3- 1.9 792 85.4 82.2-88.0 17 0.8 0.4- 1.4
$25,000- 34,999 701 108 10.1 7.8-13.0 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 577 87.7 84.6-90.3 14 1.9 1.0- 3.6
$35,000- 49,999 870 126 10.5 8.0-13.6 4 0.9 0.3- 3.3 727 87.7 84.3-90.5 13 0.9 0.5- 1.6
$50,000-74,999 965 92 7.7 5.9-10.0 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 853 89.9 87.1-92.2 15 1.9 0.9- 4.1
$75,000+ 1,717 102 4.4 3.5- 5.6 9 0.5 0.3- 1.1 1,586 94.3 93.1-95.4 20 0.7 0.4- 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,464 531 17.6 15.5-19.8 8 0.6 0.2- 1.5 1,876 80.1 77.7-82.4 49 1.7 1.1- 2.7
No 4,253 330 5.1 4.4- 5.8 32 0.7 0.5- 1.1 3,828 93.2 92.3-94.0 63 1.0 0.7- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 897 149 12.9 10.5-15.7 0 0.0 . - . 730 85.2 82.0-87.9 18 1.9 0.8- 4.2
Non-Veteran 6,115 735 8.1 7.3- 9.0 42 0.8 0.5- 1.1 5,240 90.0 89.0-90.9 98 1.1 0.8- 1.4

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^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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