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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

Newly Constructed Variable for 2010

Reported number of times respondents with diabetes had a test for hemoglobin 'A one C'
in past 12 months that includes those that have never heard of the test
or don't know (DNK) if they have ever had the test*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3+ times Never had test DNK or Never heard of A-one-C
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,708 235 16.4 13.7-19.5 403 22.7 20.0-25.6 736 41.3 37.9-44.7 87 6.4 4.8- 8.4 247 13.3 11.1-15.8
-Piedmont NC 884 122 16.1 12.6-20.4 223 22.9 19.4-26.8 378 42.5 37.9-47.2 44 6.0 4.1- 8.7 117 12.5 9.8-15.9
GENDER
Male 348 54 19.1 13.1-27.0 108 27.2 21.5-33.8 129 38.2 31.2-45.7 17 4.0 2.3- 7.1 40 11.4 7.5-17.1
Female 536 68 13.5 10.2-17.7 115 19.1 15.1-23.8 249 46.3 40.5-52.1 27 7.7 4.7-12.4 77 13.4 10.0-17.9
RACE
White 625 90 15.2 11.9-19.2 167 25.6 21.4-30.4 272 44.0 38.7-49.4 26 5.3 3.0- 9.0 70 9.9 7.2-13.6
African American 221 21 11.1 6.4-18.6 47 19.9 13.8-27.9 96 44.4 35.6-53.5 15 7.2 3.9-12.7 42 17.5 11.7-25.2
Other Minorities 28 8 45.5 19.6-74.0 5 9.6 2.7-28.7 8 20.8 7.7-45.5 3 8.6 2.5-25.9 4 15.4 4.4-41.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 7 51.9 25.0-77.7 6 12.7 4.1-32.9 7 17.9 6.5-40.6 3 9.1 2.6-27.2 3 8.5 1.8-31.7
Non-Hispanic 853 115 14.2 11.4-17.7 216 23.6 20.0-27.6 369 43.5 39.0-48.2 41 5.9 3.9- 8.7 112 12.8 9.9-16.3
AGE
18-44 53 18 36.7 20.7-56.4 14 23.3 12.3-39.6 15 24.3 12.9-40.9 4 10.1 3.4-26.4 2 5.7 1.1-24.9
45-54 119 18 14.8 8.6-24.1 32 23.8 15.5-34.6 48 45.5 33.8-57.7 7 6.0 2.4-13.9 14 10.0 5.3-17.9
55-64 271 34 12.6 8.4-18.5 75 24.0 18.5-30.6 127 48.2 40.5-55.9 17 7.2 4.0-12.6 18 8.0 4.2-14.8
65+ 436 51 12.2 8.7-16.8 100 21.3 16.8-26.6 187 42.8 36.8-49.0 16 3.6 2.0- 6.4 82 20.1 15.3-25.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 197 19 10.9 6.2-18.3 35 17.0 11.0-25.4 77 41.6 31.7-52.3 10 7.1 3.3-14.6 56 23.4 16.4-32.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 275 41 16.6 11.2-24.0 71 26.1 19.5-34.0 111 38.9 31.4-47.0 15 4.4 2.2- 8.4 37 13.9 9.0-20.9
Some Post-H.S. 212 34 17.1 11.3-25.0 54 22.1 16.1-29.6 103 44.5 35.5-53.8 11 9.5 4.6-18.5 10 6.9 3.0-14.9
College Graduate 199 28 20.0 11.0-33.5 63 25.3 18.4-33.7 87 46.5 36.7-56.6 8 3.5 1.6- 7.4 13 4.8 2.4- 9.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 152 19 12.9 7.5-21.4 33 18.2 11.5-27.7 57 39.7 28.6-52.0 9 6.2 2.9-12.5 34 23.0 14.8-34.0
$15,000- 24,999 177 15 11.5 6.3-19.9 40 19.1 12.9-27.2 79 42.9 32.8-53.7 14 9.8 5.1-18.1 29 16.7 9.7-27.3
$25,000- 34,999 108 21 19.5 11.9-30.3 25 23.3 14.1-35.8 49 44.1 32.2-56.7 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 11 12.2 5.8-23.8
$35,000- 49,999 126 22 26.9 14.1-45.0 37 20.6 13.4-30.3 55 43.1 30.9-56.3 5 6.0 1.7-18.9 7 3.5 1.4- 8.4
$50,000-74,999 92 11 8.9 4.4-17.1 25 24.6 15.3-37.0 42 48.0 35.2-61.2 9 13.8 6.2-27.8 5 4.7 1.2-16.9
$75,000+ 102 22 24.3 15.3-36.4 35 31.2 21.5-42.8 43 42.7 31.5-54.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 531 60 14.1 9.7-20.0 120 20.3 16.1-25.3 247 46.3 40.1-52.7 21 4.1 2.3- 7.1 83 15.2 11.2-20.1
No 330 60 19.6 14.2-26.3 98 26.6 20.9-33.3 121 37.3 30.8-44.3 22 8.8 5.1-14.7 29 7.7 4.7-12.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 149 22 15.4 9.1-24.8 48 25.4 18.3-34.0 56 43.9 34.1-54.2 7 4.3 1.7-10.1 16 11.0 5.7-20.3
Non-Veteran 735 100 16.3 12.4-21.1 175 22.4 18.6-26.8 322 42.2 37.2-47.4 37 6.3 4.1- 9.5 101 12.8 9.8-16.5

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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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