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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,524 1,616 10.9 10.1-11.7 143 1.2 0.9- 1.7 9,597 86.8 85.8-87.6 168 1.1 0.9- 1.4
-Eastern NC 3,132 483 11.7 10.2-13.3 42 0.8 0.6- 1.3 2,569 86.5 84.7-88.1 38 1.1 0.6- 1.7
GENDER
Male 1,098 165 11.3 9.0-14.1 *** *** *** 923 87.7 84.8-90.1 *** *** ***
Female 2,034 318 12.0 10.1-14.1 42 1.6 1.1- 2.4 1,646 85.3 83.0-87.3 28 1.1 0.6- 2.0
RACE
White 2,094 292 11.1 9.3-13.2 32 1.0 0.6- 1.6 1,751 87.2 85.0-89.1 19 0.7 0.4- 1.4
African American 696 139 13.4 10.4-17.0 *** *** *** 538 84.3 80.3-87.6 14 1.9 0.8- 4.3
Other minorities 321 50 9.9 5.7-16.8 *** *** *** 261 87.9 80.9-92.6 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 161 19 6.1 3.0-12.0 *** *** *** 137 91.1 84.2-95.1 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,960 462 11.9 10.4-13.7 40 0.8 0.5- 1.3 2,423 86.2 84.4-87.9 35 1.0 0.6- 1.7
AGE
18-34 469 *** *** *** 14 1.0 0.5- 1.9 443 97.5 95.9-98.5 *** *** ***
35-54 941 92 9.2 6.9-12.1 11 0.9 0.4- 1.9 832 88.8 85.6-91.4 *** *** ***
55-64 693 142 21.5 17.2-26.5 *** *** *** 535 77.3 72.2-81.7 *** *** ***
65-74 543 139 29.9 24.0-36.6 *** *** *** 386 67.1 60.5-73.2 13 2.0 1.0- 3.8
75+ 451 98 24.9 17.9-33.5 *** *** *** 343 72.7 64.2-79.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 441 124 19.4 14.6-25.3 *** *** *** 307 79.6 73.6-84.5 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 977 168 11.1 8.8-14.1 *** *** *** 790 87.1 83.9-89.7 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 845 112 9.8 7.5-12.6 14 0.7 0.4- 1.5 707 88.2 85.1-90.8 12 1.3 0.6- 3.0
College Graduate 864 77 7.8 5.7-10.7 16 2.0 1.0- 4.0 762 89.4 86.2-92.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 432 115 19.4 14.6-25.2 *** *** *** 311 79.7 73.8-84.5 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 523 91 14.2 10.2-19.5 *** *** *** 417 84.6 79.3-88.7 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 302 51 13.2 8.1-20.9 *** *** *** 242 83.4 75.1-89.3 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 428 55 12.1 8.6-16.9 *** *** *** 360 85.6 80.6-89.5 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 884 80 6.6 4.8- 8.9 18 1.7 0.9- 2.9 778 91.0 88.3-93.2 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 973 268 24.5 20.6-28.9 11 0.5 0.2- 1.4 681 73.4 68.9-77.4 13 1.6 0.8- 3.4
No 2,006 192 7.4 5.9- 9.2 30 1.0 0.6- 1.5 1,761 90.9 89.0-92.5 23 0.7 0.3- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 508 91 13.4 9.7-18.1 *** *** *** 412 85.1 80.2-88.9 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,622 392 11.3 9.7-13.2 40 0.8 0.6- 1.3 2,155 86.7 84.8-88.5 35 1.1 0.6- 1.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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