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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 467 30.2 27.0-33.6 1,241 69.8 66.4-73.0
-Piedmont NC 884 228 27.5 23.5-31.9 656 72.5 68.1-76.5
GENDER
Male 348 85 25.8 19.8-32.8 263 74.2 67.2-80.2
Female 536 143 29.0 23.9-34.9 393 71.0 65.1-76.1
RACE
White 625 150 25.4 21.0-30.4 475 74.6 69.6-79.0
African American 221 65 32.5 24.3-42.0 156 67.5 58.0-75.7
Other Minorities 28 10 24.3 10.1-47.9 18 75.7 52.1-89.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 9 27.0 11.3-51.9 17 73.0 48.1-88.7
Non-Hispanic 853 217 27.1 23.0-31.5 636 72.9 68.5-77.0
AGE
18-44 53 17 31.0 17.7-48.4 36 69.0 51.6-82.3
45-54 119 38 32.1 22.1-44.1 81 67.9 55.9-77.9
55-64 271 80 29.4 22.7-37.2 191 70.6 62.8-77.3
65+ 436 92 22.3 17.4-28.1 344 77.7 71.9-82.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 197 51 29.3 21.0-39.2 146 70.7 60.8-79.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 275 64 22.9 16.9-30.3 211 77.1 69.7-83.1
Some Post-H.S. 212 64 37.5 28.4-47.6 148 62.5 52.4-71.6
College Graduate 199 49 21.7 15.1-30.1 150 78.3 69.9-84.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 55 33.3 24.2-44.0 97 66.7 56.0-75.8
$15,000- 24,999 177 46 32.9 23.1-44.5 131 67.1 55.5-76.9
$25,000- 34,999 108 25 24.0 14.8-36.6 83 76.0 63.4-85.2
$35,000- 49,999 126 27 19.1 11.3-30.4 99 80.9 69.6-88.7
$50,000-74,999 92 17 18.3 10.0-31.0 75 81.7 69.0-90.0
$75,000+ 102 27 32.8 22.0-45.8 75 67.2 54.2-78.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 531 161 33.7 28.0-39.9 370 66.3 60.1-72.0
No 330 61 17.9 13.0-24.2 269 82.1 75.8-87.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 149 32 24.5 16.3-35.1 117 75.5 64.9-83.7
Non-Veteran 735 196 28.1 23.6-33.0 539 71.9 67.0-76.4

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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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