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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,452 1,184 81.8 78.4-84.8 81 5.4 4.0- 7.3 51 3.4 2.0- 5.6 136 9.4 7.2-12.1
-Eastern NC 424 349 83.1 77.3-87.7 28 5.3 3.2- 8.6 16 2.7 1.3- 5.7 31 8.9 5.4-14.1
GENDER
Male 142 109 77.0 65.8-85.3 11 5.5 2.4-12.1 *** *** *** 15 14.1 7.6-24.6
Female 282 240 87.8 81.5-92.2 17 5.2 2.8- 9.2 *** *** *** 16 4.9 2.1-10.7
RACE
White 261 219 83.0 74.9-88.8 16 5.0 2.5- 9.7 *** *** *** 20 10.3 5.7-17.9
African American 117 95 83.8 73.3-90.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 44 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 406 335 83.2 77.1-87.9 27 5.5 3.3- 9.0 14 2.3 1.0- 5.2 30 9.0 5.5-14.6
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 75 59 85.3 73.6-92.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 124 108 84.2 72.2-91.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 90 72 87.1 75.6-93.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 79 80.3 68.2-88.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 147 126 88.0 77.8-93.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 11 8.7 3.5-19.8
Some Post-H.S. 100 86 91.2 81.5-96.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 98 75 84.9 74.6-91.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 233 192 85.8 78.4-90.9 17 6.0 3.3-10.7 *** *** *** 14 4.0 1.6- 9.9
No 175 145 79.6 69.1-87.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 14.8 8.3-25.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 344 287 85.2 79.0-89.9 21 4.9 2.8- 8.5 15 3.1 1.4- 6.8 21 6.8 3.6-12.3

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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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