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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once or more times a year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,444 1,151 79.4 75.8-82.6 293 20.6 17.4-24.2
-Eastern NC 424 336 81.9 76.0-86.6 88 18.1 13.4-24.0
GENDER
Male 141 116 83.8 73.4-90.6 25 16.2 9.4-26.6
Female 283 220 80.4 72.9-86.3 63 19.6 13.7-27.1
RACE
White 260 198 79.6 71.7-85.8 62 20.4 14.2-28.3
African American 120 105 86.3 74.1-93.3 15 13.7 6.7-25.9
Other minorities 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 406 325 82.4 76.4-87.2 81 17.6 12.8-23.6
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 78 61 83.9 71.6-91.5 17 16.1 8.5-28.4
55-64 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 120 96 81.7 70.2-89.4 24 18.3 10.6-29.8
75+ 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 109 91 89.6 79.9-94.9 18 10.4 5.1-20.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 97 75 84.6 74.2-91.3 22 15.4 8.7-25.8
College Graduate 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 82 86.9 74.9-93.6 17 13.1 6.4-25.1
$15,000- 24,999 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 231 192 87.7 80.7-92.4 39 12.3 7.6-19.3
No 173 130 74.9 64.0-83.3 43 25.1 16.7-36.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 345 270 81.1 74.4-86.4 75 18.9 13.6-25.6

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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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