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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,684 307 19.8 17.2-22.7 1,377 80.2 77.3-82.8
-Piedmont NC 872 164 19.9 16.5-23.9 708 80.1 76.1-83.5
GENDER
Male 342 86 27.4 21.3-34.4 256 72.6 65.6-78.7
Female 530 78 13.5 10.3-17.5 452 86.5 82.5-89.7
RACE
White 614 107 17.4 13.8-21.7 507 82.6 78.3-86.2
African American 220 48 22.7 16.0-31.2 172 77.3 68.8-84.0
Other Minorities 28 8 31.7 13.5-58.1 20 68.3 41.9-86.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 6 26.0 10.0-52.6 20 74.0 47.4-90.0
Non-Hispanic 841 156 19.1 15.8-22.9 685 80.9 77.1-84.2
AGE
18-44 52 7 10.5 4.4-22.8 45 89.5 77.2-95.6
45-54 117 27 24.7 16.1-36.0 90 75.3 64.0-83.9
55-64 267 60 23.9 17.5-31.7 207 76.1 68.3-82.5
65+ 431 68 17.2 13.0-22.5 363 82.8 77.5-87.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 195 39 23.0 15.7-32.4 156 77.0 67.6-84.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 271 61 23.3 17.1-30.9 210 76.7 69.1-82.9
Some Post-H.S. 209 28 14.4 8.9-22.4 181 85.6 77.6-91.1
College Graduate 196 35 17.6 11.6-25.9 161 82.4 74.1-88.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 41 25.5 17.4-35.7 108 74.5 64.3-82.6
$15,000- 24,999 173 41 25.8 18.0-35.6 132 74.2 64.4-82.0
$25,000- 34,999 106 14 9.8 4.8-19.2 92 90.2 80.8-95.2
$35,000- 49,999 126 18 14.0 7.9-23.6 108 86.0 76.4-92.1
$50,000-74,999 92 17 19.3 10.5-32.8 75 80.7 67.2-89.5
$75,000+ 101 21 22.2 13.4-34.5 80 77.8 65.5-86.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 524 111 22.3 17.5-27.8 413 77.7 72.2-82.5
No 325 49 16.7 12.1-22.7 276 83.3 77.3-87.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 144 33 27.5 18.8-38.3 111 72.5 61.7-81.2
Non-Veteran 728 131 18.6 15.0-22.8 597 81.4 77.2-85.0

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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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