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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,634 71 4.7 3.5- 6.3 36 1.9 1.2- 3.0 102 8.5 6.6-11.0 1,425 84.9 82.1-87.3
-Piedmont NC 850 35 4.3 2.9- 6.5 20 1.6 1.0- 2.6 50 9.3 6.5-13.1 745 84.8 80.8-88.1
GENDER
Male 332 11 2.9 1.4- 5.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 20 10.9 6.4-18.1 299 85.7 78.8-90.7
Female 518 24 5.6 3.3- 9.1 18 2.6 1.6- 4.3 30 7.8 4.9-12.2 446 84.0 79.0-88.0
RACE
White 601 18 3.2 1.7- 6.0 9 1.2 0.6- 2.5 21 4.9 2.7- 8.7 553 90.7 86.5-93.7
African American 212 13 5.1 2.7- 9.6 9 2.4 1.2- 4.6 24 17.2 10.6-26.6 166 75.4 66.2-82.7
Other Minorities 27 3 9.1 2.8-26.1 2 2.2 0.5- 9.5 5 18.6 6.4-43.5 17 70.1 47.0-86.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 25 4 16.8 5.9-39.3 3 3.1 0.8-11.0 3 9.3 2.8-26.8 15 70.7 48.8-86.0
Non-Hispanic 820 31 3.8 2.4- 6.0 17 1.5 0.9- 2.6 46 8.7 6.0-12.5 726 86.0 82.0-89.2
AGE
18-44 50 4 5.0 1.6-14.6 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 10 20.6 10.1-37.5 34 73.4 56.8-85.3
45-54 112 9 8.1 3.7-16.8 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 13 10.8 5.2-21.3 86 79.1 67.9-87.1
55-64 262 14 4.6 2.4- 8.7 9 2.0 1.0- 4.2 20 11.4 6.3-19.9 219 81.9 73.8-87.9
65+ 422 8 1.9 0.8- 4.2 5 1.2 0.5- 3.2 7 3.0 1.2- 7.6 402 93.9 89.6-96.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 187 13 9.5 5.0-17.5 8 2.6 1.2- 5.7 14 13.6 7.0-24.6 152 74.3 63.5-82.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 263 9 2.8 1.2- 6.2 4 0.8 0.3- 2.1 16 10.6 5.6-19.1 234 85.8 77.6-91.4
Some Post-H.S. 204 10 4.4 2.2- 8.8 3 1.2 0.4- 3.6 16 10.0 5.6-17.4 175 84.4 76.8-89.8
College Graduate 196 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 5 2.3 0.9- 5.6 4 1.7 0.5- 5.2 184 95.2 91.1-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 143 10 6.1 2.7-13.1 4 2.0 0.7- 5.9 16 19.8 11.2-32.4 113 72.1 59.8-81.8
$15,000- 24,999 170 13 11.7 6.2-21.2 5 1.7 0.6- 4.3 14 10.7 5.0-21.5 138 75.9 64.7-84.4
$25,000- 34,999 105 2 1.6 0.3- 7.9 3 2.0 0.5- 6.7 7 10.3 4.1-23.6 93 86.2 73.7-93.3
$35,000- 49,999 121 3 2.5 0.7- 8.2 5 2.8 1.1- 6.6 5 3.3 1.3- 7.9 108 91.4 85.1-95.2
$50,000-74,999 90 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 1 3.3 0.5-19.8 85 93.7 82.1-97.9
$75,000+ 100 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.0 0.1- 6.7 2 5.1 1.0-22.2 97 93.9 78.5-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 514 27 5.1 3.3- 8.0 14 1.9 1.1- 3.4 39 13.0 8.7-19.0 434 79.9 74.0-84.8
No 330 8 3.2 1.3- 7.7 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8 11 3.8 1.9- 7.8 305 91.8 86.8-95.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 3 1.4 0.4- 5.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 2 1.5 0.3- 6.9 140 96.4 91.3-98.6
Non-Veteran 704 32 4.9 3.2- 7.5 19 1.8 1.1- 2.9 48 10.7 7.5-15.2 605 82.6 78.0-86.4

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

^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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