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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,408 894 7.1 6.5- 7.9 9,514 92.9 92.1-93.5
-Western NC 1,656 151 8.4 6.7-10.4 1,505 91.6 89.6-93.3
GENDER
Male 638 46 7.1 4.7-10.4 592 92.9 89.6-95.3
Female 1,018 105 9.6 7.4-12.4 913 90.4 87.6-92.6
RACE
White 1,535 138 8.4 6.7-10.5 1,397 91.6 89.5-93.3
African American 36 6 15.4 4.7-40.2 30 84.6 59.8-95.3
Other Minorities 72 6 5.1 0.9-25.0 66 94.9 75.0-99.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 38 2 11.1 2.2-40.7 36 88.9 59.3-97.8
Non-Hispanic 1,616 149 8.3 6.7-10.3 1,467 91.7 89.7-93.3
AGE
18-24 44 0 0.0 . - . 44 100 . - .
25-34 121 10 6.4 3.2-12.5 111 93.6 87.5-96.8
35-44 227 18 10.8 6.4-17.7 209 89.2 82.3-93.6
45-54 272 23 7.2 4.6-11.1 249 92.8 88.9-95.4
55-64 376 31 7.5 5.1-11.0 345 92.5 89.0-94.9
65+ 596 68 11.1 8.6-14.3 528 88.9 85.7-91.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 216 23 8.3 4.8-14.0 193 91.7 86.0-95.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 497 49 9.6 6.5-14.1 448 90.4 85.9-93.5
Some Post-H.S. 444 37 8.8 5.4-13.8 407 91.2 86.2-94.6
College Graduate 496 42 6.7 4.6- 9.7 454 93.3 90.3-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 206 15 4.0 2.3- 7.0 191 96.0 93.0-97.7
$15,000- 24,999 303 32 13.9 8.4-22.0 271 86.1 78.0-91.6
$25,000- 34,999 209 22 9.1 5.1-15.6 187 90.9 84.4-94.9
$35,000- 49,999 219 14 4.2 2.2- 8.0 205 95.8 92.0-97.8
$50,000-74,999 228 17 9.7 5.2-17.5 211 90.3 82.5-94.8
$75,000+ 222 20 5.3 3.2- 8.5 202 94.7 91.5-96.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 659 85 12.5 9.3-16.6 574 87.5 83.4-90.7
No 942 62 6.4 4.5- 8.9 880 93.6 91.1-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 223 21 7.0 4.3-11.2 202 93.0 88.8-95.7
Non-Veteran 1,433 130 8.6 6.7-10.9 1,303 91.4 89.1-93.3

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes were included in the YES group.
The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or not having pre-diabetes as
derived from the Diabetes Core question.

^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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