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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,524 1,616 10.9 10.1-11.7 143 1.2 0.9- 1.7 9,597 86.8 85.8-87.6 168 1.1 0.9- 1.4
-Piedmont NC 6,433 858 10.5 9.5-11.6 86 1.6 1.1- 2.3 5,393 86.8 85.5-88.0 96 1.1 0.8- 1.5
GENDER
Male 2,458 377 10.9 9.3-12.6 *** *** *** 2,038 88.0 86.2-89.7 43 1.1 0.7- 1.8
Female 3,975 481 10.2 8.9-11.6 86 3.1 2.1- 4.4 3,355 85.7 83.9-87.4 53 1.1 0.7- 1.6
RACE
White 4,910 603 10.1 8.9-11.4 54 1.2 0.8- 1.8 4,179 87.6 86.1-88.9 74 1.1 0.8- 1.7
African American 1,075 219 14.1 11.5-17.0 19 2.8 1.3- 5.9 820 82.2 78.6-85.3 17 1.0 0.5- 1.9
Other minorities 398 30 5.4 3.3- 8.7 12 2.0 1.0- 4.1 352 91.8 88.0-94.4 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 314 31 6.8 4.2-10.7 *** *** *** 275 91.6 87.3-94.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 6,100 822 10.8 9.7-12.0 81 1.7 1.1- 2.4 5,104 86.4 85.1-87.7 93 1.1 0.8- 1.5
AGE
18-34 791 19 2.4 1.4- 4.1 22 2.2 1.2- 4.2 746 95.1 92.8-96.7 *** *** ***
35-54 2,145 160 8.5 6.9-10.5 36 1.9 1.1- 3.1 1,933 88.9 86.7-90.8 16 0.7 0.4- 1.4
55-64 1,321 227 18.9 15.8-22.4 12 0.7 0.3- 1.5 1,057 78.5 74.9-81.7 25 1.9 1.1- 3.2
65-74 1,158 247 22.3 19.0-26.0 *** *** *** 874 73.5 69.4-77.3 29 3.5 1.8- 6.7
75+ 934 191 21.5 17.6-26.0 *** *** *** 715 76.3 71.8-80.3 22 1.8 1.1- 3.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 733 167 17.7 14.2-21.9 *** *** *** 538 79.3 74.9-83.1 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,743 292 12.2 10.1-14.6 19 1.9 0.8- 4.4 1,399 84.6 81.7-87.2 33 1.3 0.7- 2.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,538 208 10.2 8.4-12.4 22 1.7 0.9- 3.1 1,283 87.0 84.5-89.1 25 1.1 0.6- 1.8
College Graduate 2,395 190 5.3 4.3- 6.5 35 1.3 0.8- 2.2 2,151 92.9 91.5-94.1 19 0.5 0.3- 1.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 652 147 16.7 13.0-21.2 *** *** *** 482 82.3 77.8-86.0 16 0.8 0.4- 1.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,054 162 11.2 8.7-14.3 19 3.7 1.9- 7.0 855 83.7 79.8-87.0 18 1.4 0.7- 2.8
$25,000- 34,999 581 102 14.0 10.6-18.3 *** *** *** 461 83.5 79.0-87.2 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 753 107 13.5 10.0-18.1 12 1.1 0.4- 2.8 625 84.9 80.3-88.6 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 2,255 169 5.7 4.5- 7.1 25 0.9 0.5- 1.8 2,043 92.6 91.0-94.0 18 0.8 0.4- 1.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,756 423 22.2 19.3-25.4 16 0.9 0.5- 1.7 1,274 74.9 71.6-77.9 43 2.0 1.3- 3.1
No 4,359 395 7.1 6.1- 8.2 65 1.7 1.1- 2.5 3,853 90.4 89.0-91.7 46 0.8 0.5- 1.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 809 163 18.7 14.9-23.1 *** *** *** 626 78.9 74.2-82.9 20 2.4 1.1- 5.2
Non-Veteran 5,621 695 9.5 8.5-10.7 86 1.8 1.2- 2.5 4,764 87.8 86.4-89.0 76 0.9 0.7- 1.3

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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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