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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,635 93 5.8 4.4- 7.7 1,542 94.2 92.3-95.6
-Piedmont NC 848 50 6.3 4.3- 9.1 798 93.7 90.9-95.7
GENDER
Male 333 17 6.5 3.4-12.0 316 93.5 88.0-96.6
Female 515 33 6.1 4.0- 9.4 482 93.9 90.6-96.0
RACE
White 599 19 3.0 1.6- 5.7 580 97.0 94.3-98.4
African American 212 26 11.6 6.9-18.8 186 88.4 81.2-93.1
Other Minorities 27 4 16.0 4.8-42.0 23 84.0 58.0-95.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 25 2 6.8 1.6-24.6 23 93.2 75.4-98.4
Non-Hispanic 819 46 5.6 3.8- 8.2 773 94.4 91.8-96.2
AGE
18-44 51 6 9.9 4.1-22.2 45 90.1 77.8-95.9
45-54 112 10 7.9 3.7-16.2 102 92.1 83.8-96.3
55-64 263 19 8.2 4.2-15.4 244 91.8 84.6-95.8
65+ 418 15 2.7 1.5- 4.8 403 97.3 95.2-98.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 186 15 8.2 4.3-15.0 171 91.8 85.0-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 262 18 9.3 5.0-16.6 244 90.7 83.4-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 205 9 3.0 1.3- 6.8 196 97.0 93.2-98.7
College Graduate 195 8 3.4 1.3- 8.7 187 96.6 91.3-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 144 19 14.0 7.9-23.8 125 86.0 76.2-92.1
$15,000- 24,999 169 10 4.6 2.1- 9.7 159 95.4 90.3-97.9
$25,000- 34,999 105 5 5.6 1.4-20.7 100 94.4 79.3-98.6
$35,000- 49,999 121 3 2.8 0.8- 9.3 118 97.2 90.7-99.2
$50,000-74,999 90 3 3.7 0.9-13.6 87 96.3 86.4-99.1
$75,000+ 101 4 7.5 2.3-22.3 97 92.5 77.7-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 512 39 8.8 5.7-13.2 473 91.2 86.8-94.3
No 330 10 2.6 1.2- 5.8 320 97.4 94.2-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 4 3.7 1.1-11.7 142 96.3 88.3-98.9
Non-Veteran 702 46 6.8 4.5-10.0 656 93.2 90.0-95.5

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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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