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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 49 Ages 50 to 59 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,381 87 10.8 7.9-14.5 411 36.1 32.0-40.5 378 26.2 22.8-29.9 505 26.9 23.7-30.4
-Piedmont NC 735 41 11.8 7.7-17.8 221 38.0 32.3-44.2 194 23.5 19.2-28.5 279 26.6 22.2-31.5
GENDER
Male 326 19 8.0 3.8-16.0 84 38.2 29.7-47.5 92 25.8 19.0-33.9 131 28.1 21.7-35.5
Female 409 22 15.6 9.3-25.2 137 37.9 30.4-46.0 102 21.3 16.2-27.6 148 25.1 19.5-31.8
RACE
White 525 24 7.3 4.2-12.4 149 37.2 30.3-44.8 139 25.8 20.3-32.1 213 29.7 24.5-35.5
African American 185 *** *** *** *** *** *** 52 21.3 14.0-31.0 58 22.5 14.6-33.1
Other minorities 22 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 713 35 9.9 6.2-15.4 215 38.8 32.9-45.0 191 23.8 19.4-28.9 272 27.5 23.0-32.6
AGE
18-34 11 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 132 14 11.1 5.7-20.5 108 83.0 73.3-89.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 201 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 29 13.5 7.2-23.9
65-74 219 *** *** *** 29 12.4 7.3-20.1 65 28.8 21.6-37.3 118 56.9 47.6-65.6
75+ 163 *** *** *** 16 12.4 6.1-23.3 17 8.0 4.3-14.2 130 79.7 69.0-87.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 129 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 *** *** *** *** *** *** 61 17.5 12.3-24.2 99 23.4 17.2-31.0
Some Post-H.S. 187 *** *** *** *** *** *** 55 25.3 17.7-34.7 56 18.8 13.0-26.5
College Graduate 176 *** *** *** 52 30.8 21.8-41.5 50 29.0 20.1-40.0 59 22.1 15.6-30.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 139 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 17.0 9.1-29.6 36 14.6 8.8-23.3
$50,000+ 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 14.1 8.8-21.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 361 18 12.1 6.4-21.7 108 34.1 26.7-42.5 98 23.5 17.2-31.3 137 30.2 23.4-38.1
No 344 21 12.4 6.8-21.5 104 42.0 33.3-51.1 87 22.7 16.9-29.7 132 23.0 17.6-29.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 147 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 588 38 14.1 9.1-21.2 191 39.4 33.0-46.2 150 22.8 18.0-28.5 209 23.7 19.1-28.9

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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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