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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,642 1,322 78.3 75.3-81.1 83 5.7 4.2- 7.8 64 4.3 3.0- 6.0 173 11.6 9.6-14.0
-Piedmont NC 859 685 76.9 72.4-80.8 50 6.8 4.5-10.2 31 4.2 2.6- 6.7 93 12.1 9.3-15.6
GENDER
Male 344 269 73.5 65.9-79.9 19 7.8 4.0-14.7 11 4.2 1.9- 9.2 45 14.5 10.1-20.4
Female 515 416 80.0 74.8-84.3 31 5.9 3.8- 9.2 20 4.1 2.3- 7.1 48 10.0 6.8-14.4
RACE
White 614 502 77.8 72.2-82.5 27 6.0 3.2-10.9 17 3.6 1.9- 6.6 68 12.6 9.2-17.0
African American 209 156 74.7 66.1-81.8 20 9.2 5.2-15.7 12 5.2 2.2-11.6 21 10.9 6.5-17.8
Other Minorities 26 18 74.4 48.1-90.1 2 3.8 0.7-18.8 2 6.3 1.2-28.0 4 15.4 4.5-41.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 19 80.1 55.5-92.9 1 3.3 0.4-21.4 1 5.4 0.7-31.3 3 11.1 3.2-32.1
Non-Hispanic 832 664 77.2 72.7-81.1 49 7.1 4.6-10.6 29 3.5 2.2- 5.6 90 12.3 9.4-15.9
AGE
18-44 52 37 71.9 55.0-84.3 5 6.8 2.4-18.0 4 6.5 2.2-17.8 6 14.7 6.1-31.5
45-54 115 77 67.2 54.5-77.8 12 11.7 4.7-26.2 9 8.3 3.9-17.1 17 12.7 7.2-21.4
55-64 268 228 83.0 75.4-88.6 15 5.5 2.9-10.2 8 3.2 0.9-10.5 17 8.3 4.5-14.6
65+ 420 340 79.1 73.1-84.1 18 5.3 2.8- 9.9 10 1.9 1.0- 3.6 52 13.7 9.7-19.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 187 146 71.1 59.7-80.4 15 12.4 5.7-25.1 8 4.0 1.6-10.0 18 12.4 7.2-20.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 265 217 79.2 71.1-85.4 8 2.4 1.0- 6.0 10 5.8 2.5-12.8 30 12.6 8.0-19.5
Some Post-H.S. 210 160 72.6 63.2-80.4 18 9.1 5.0-16.0 6 3.0 1.2- 7.6 26 15.2 9.2-24.2
College Graduate 197 162 84.1 76.3-89.7 9 5.0 2.1-11.3 7 3.3 1.2- 8.5 19 7.7 4.3-13.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 150 114 70.8 57.6-81.3 10 11.8 4.3-28.6 11 5.9 2.7-12.1 15 11.5 6.1-20.6
$15,000- 24,999 170 131 73.7 63.3-82.0 17 11.8 6.4-20.8 4 3.1 1.0- 9.9 18 11.3 6.1-19.8
$25,000- 34,999 106 86 79.9 68.5-87.9 5 7.2 2.8-17.2 4 3.6 1.0-11.6 11 9.4 4.6-18.4
$35,000- 49,999 124 100 79.2 67.1-87.7 5 3.2 1.2- 8.4 4 3.6 1.1-11.2 15 14.1 7.1-26.0
$50,000-74,999 92 76 81.4 67.6-90.2 2 1.2 0.3- 5.0 2 3.5 0.6-18.8 12 13.9 6.6-27.0
$75,000+ 101 86 79.7 66.3-88.7 3 2.7 0.7- 9.5 2 6.3 1.5-22.6 10 11.3 5.4-22.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 509 400 77.0 71.0-82.1 43 9.9 6.3-15.3 22 5.7 3.2- 9.8 44 7.4 5.0-10.7
No 329 267 76.5 69.3-82.5 7 2.6 1.1- 6.1 9 2.2 0.9- 5.1 46 18.7 13.2-25.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 115 71.7 60.6-80.6 5 6.5 2.3-17.1 8 5.7 2.4-12.8 20 16.1 9.4-26.2
Non-Veteran 711 570 77.9 72.9-82.1 45 6.9 4.4-10.7 23 3.9 2.2- 6.8 73 11.3 8.4-15.1

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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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