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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated?
This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past month 1-11 months 12-23 months 2 or more years Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,491 315 19.1 16.1-22.4 811 51.1 46.9-55.2 181 15.0 12.2-18.4 157 11.5 9.0-14.6 27 3.3 1.9- 5.8
-Eastern NC 440 94 24.1 17.9-31.4 230 46.8 39.6-54.2 57 15.3 10.4-21.8 51 12.3 8.2-18.0 8 1.6 0.6- 3.8
GENDER
Male 145 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 17.9 10.1-29.8 14 13.1 6.5-24.7 *** *** ***
Female 295 56 22.2 15.4-30.9 161 51.7 42.8-60.5 37 13.3 7.9-21.5 37 11.7 7.3-18.3 *** *** ***
RACE
White 268 65 25.5 17.6-35.5 126 44.3 35.1-54.0 40 16.9 10.9-25.3 33 11.8 7.3-18.6 *** *** ***
African American 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 9.2 4.3-18.7 *** *** ***
Other minorities 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 421 90 24.3 18.0-32.0 220 47.8 40.3-55.3 55 15.1 10.2-21.8 48 11.1 7.5-16.3 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 78 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 132 19 12.7 6.5-23.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 10.8 5.3-20.7 13 11.0 5.4-21.1 *** *** ***
75+ 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 9.5 3.8-21.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 14.0 6.9-26.1 19 11.9 6.0-22.0 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 104 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 8.8 3.8-18.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 245 52 24.4 17.1-33.6 126 45.5 36.3-55.0 27 13.5 7.7-22.5 35 14.9 9.0-23.7 *** *** ***
No 177 *** *** *** *** *** *** 26 15.6 8.7-26.5 15 10.2 5.2-19.0 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 356 63 20.9 14.4-29.4 194 50.7 42.4-59.0 48 14.5 9.4-21.6 47 13.2 8.6-19.7 *** *** ***

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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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