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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,382 85 7.5 5.5-10.0 1,297 92.5 90.0-94.5
-Eastern NC 406 29 6.9 4.2-11.2 377 93.1 88.8-95.8
GENDER
Male 133 *** *** *** 125 95.0 86.6-98.2
Female 273 21 8.3 4.7-14.2 252 91.7 85.8-95.3
RACE
White 243 13 5.1 2.2-11.3 230 94.9 88.7-97.8
African American 119 13 11.1 5.6-20.9 106 88.9 79.1-94.4
Other minorities 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 390 27 7.0 4.1-11.5 363 93.0 88.5-95.9
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 120 *** *** *** 110 92.7 83.8-96.9
65-74 115 *** *** *** 111 97.3 89.8-99.3
75+ 89 *** *** *** 85 97.5 92.3-99.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 105 15 12.0 6.1-22.2 90 88.0 77.8-93.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 137 *** *** *** 131 95.5 85.5-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 96 *** *** *** 91 94.9 84.0-98.5
College Graduate 66 *** *** *** 63 97.3 90.6-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 12 14.0 6.9-26.2 80 86.0 73.8-93.1
$15,000- 24,999 80 *** *** *** 74 93.4 81.7-97.8
$25,000- 34,999 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 72 *** *** *** 68 96.5 90.1-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 229 17 8.5 4.4-15.7 212 91.5 84.3-95.6
No 175 12 5.2 2.4-10.9 163 94.8 89.1-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 76 *** *** *** 74 98.8 95.1-99.7
Non-Veteran 330 27 8.1 4.8-13.3 303 91.9 86.7-95.2

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*Asked of all 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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