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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your eyes or that you had retinopathy?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,501 280 22.2 18.5-26.4 1,221 77.8 73.6-81.5
-Eastern NC 446 95 21.4 15.3-29.1 351 78.6 70.9-84.7
GENDER
Male 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 301 60 15.3 10.5-21.9 241 84.7 78.1-89.5
RACE
White 272 48 21.3 13.5-32.0 224 78.7 68.0-86.5
African American 127 31 16.5 10.1-25.9 96 83.5 74.1-89.9
Other minorities 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 427 87 21.4 15.1-29.5 340 78.6 70.5-84.9
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 131 28 18.4 10.5-30.2 103 81.6 69.8-89.5
65-74 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 71 *** *** *** 67 95.3 84.4-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 249 59 23.2 15.8-32.6 190 76.8 67.4-84.2
No 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 362 76 21.0 14.4-29.5 286 79.0 70.5-85.6

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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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