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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 49 Ages 50 to 59 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,381 87 10.8 7.9-14.5 411 36.1 32.0-40.5 378 26.2 22.8-29.9 505 26.9 23.7-30.4
-Eastern NC 401 29 8.2 4.8-13.7 122 33.6 26.4-41.6 118 32.6 25.9-40.2 132 25.6 20.0-32.1
GENDER
Male 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 47 25.2 16.5-36.5
Female 265 20 8.9 4.4-17.2 84 32.9 24.4-42.8 76 32.2 23.9-41.8 85 26.0 19.2-34.1
RACE
White 247 20 8.1 4.3-14.7 69 34.5 25.3-45.0 70 32.3 24.2-41.7 88 25.1 18.4-33.3
African American 110 *** *** *** 37 24.9 16.1-36.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 385 28 8.5 4.9-14.3 112 31.4 24.3-39.5 116 34.2 27.2-42.0 129 25.9 20.2-32.6
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 74 12 13.6 6.5-26.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 6.0 2.9-12.1
65-74 119 *** *** *** 22 14.9 7.9-26.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 26 19.4 11.1-31.5
College Graduate 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 218 14 5.4 2.4-11.5 69 34.2 24.9-44.8 75 37.6 28.1-48.1 60 22.9 15.9-31.8
No 166 15 12.2 6.0-23.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** 67 28.3 19.6-38.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 322 25 9.5 5.3-16.2 108 37.2 29.0-46.2 92 30.6 23.4-38.8 97 22.7 17.0-29.7

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*This question was asked of respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

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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