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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,522 487 31.0 27.4-34.9 1,035 69.0 65.1-72.6
-Piedmont NC 802 239 28.2 23.5-33.4 563 71.8 66.6-76.5
GENDER
Male 348 108 28.0 21.6-35.5 240 72.0 64.5-78.4
Female 454 131 28.4 22.0-35.7 323 71.6 64.3-78.0
RACE
White 568 172 28.0 22.6-34.0 396 72.0 66.0-77.4
African American 207 58 28.9 20.1-39.6 149 71.1 60.4-79.9
Other minorities 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 777 229 28.3 23.5-33.6 548 71.7 66.4-76.5
AGE
18-34 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 214 67 29.4 21.0-39.6 147 70.6 60.4-79.0
65-74 241 68 28.3 20.9-37.2 173 71.7 62.8-79.1
75+ 191 53 23.6 16.6-32.5 138 76.4 67.5-83.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 149 47 25.2 16.8-36.0 102 74.8 64.0-83.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 273 87 32.4 23.5-42.7 186 67.6 57.3-76.5
Some Post-H.S. 199 55 25.6 17.9-35.2 144 74.4 64.8-82.1
College Graduate 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 162 39 22.0 14.2-32.3 123 78.0 67.7-85.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 400 134 31.7 24.9-39.4 266 68.3 60.6-75.1
No 366 92 24.8 18.5-32.4 274 75.2 67.6-81.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 47 25.5 16.8-36.8 110 74.5 63.2-83.2
Non-Veteran 645 192 28.8 23.6-34.7 453 71.2 65.3-76.4

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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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