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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 295 13 4.9 2.2-10.3 282 95.1 89.7-97.8
GENDER
Male 120 4 3.3 0.7-14.4 116 96.7 85.6-99.3
Female 175 9 6.5 2.7-14.7 166 93.5 85.3-97.3
RACE
White 255 11 5.2 2.3-11.4 244 94.8 88.6-97.7
African American 13 1 2.8 0.4-19.1 12 97.2 80.9-99.6
Other Minorities 26 1 1.0 0.1- 7.4 25 99.0 92.6-99.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 0 0.0 . - . 5 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 289 13 5.0 2.3-10.5 276 95.0 89.5-97.7
AGE
18-44 22 4 17.5 5.2-45.0 18 82.5 55.0-94.8
45-54 41 5 7.9 2.6-21.3 36 92.1 78.7-97.4
55-64 78 2 0.8 0.2- 4.0 76 99.2 96.0-99.8
65+ 154 2 0.8 0.1- 5.0 152 99.2 95.0-99.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 69 5 9.7 2.7-29.5 64 90.3 70.5-97.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 103 2 3.2 0.6-16.0 101 96.8 84.0-99.4
Some Post-H.S. 68 3 4.7 1.2-16.8 65 95.3 83.2-98.8
College Graduate 55 3 3.2 0.6-16.4 52 96.8 83.6-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 61 4 4.5 1.4-13.9 57 95.5 86.1-98.6
$15,000- 24,999 61 2 6.1 1.5-21.7 59 93.9 78.3-98.5
$25,000- 34,999 35 3 3.3 0.7-14.7 32 96.7 85.3-99.3
$35,000- 49,999 35 0 0.0 . - . 35 100 . - .
$50,000-74,999 23 0 0.0 . - . 23 100 . - .
$75,000+ 25 0 0.0 . - . 25 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 182 10 7.5 3.3-16.2 172 92.5 83.8-96.7
No 111 3 1.0 0.2- 4.9 108 99.0 95.1-99.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 55 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 54 99.9 99.2- 100
Non-Veteran 240 12 6.1 2.8-12.9 228 93.9 87.1-97.2

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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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