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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,385 180 17.3 14.1-21.0 1,205 82.7 79.0-85.9
-Piedmont NC 730 85 16.1 11.8-21.5 645 83.9 78.5-88.2
GENDER
Male 310 24 12.6 7.3-20.8 286 87.4 79.2-92.7
Female 420 61 19.3 13.3-27.1 359 80.7 72.9-86.7
RACE
White 517 48 12.2 8.1-18.0 469 87.8 82.0-91.9
African American 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 710 83 16.5 12.1-22.1 627 83.5 77.9-87.9
AGE
18-34 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 194 31 15.0 9.0-24.0 163 85.0 76.0-91.0
65-74 223 12 4.2 1.9- 8.8 211 95.8 91.2-98.1
75+ 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 134 19 14.2 7.2-26.2 115 85.8 73.8-92.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 245 29 15.8 8.9-26.5 216 84.2 73.5-91.1
Some Post-H.S. 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 168 11 4.8 2.4- 9.4 157 95.2 90.6-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 122 26 15.3 9.2-24.3 96 84.7 75.7-90.8
$15,000- 24,999 137 17 15.6 8.1-27.8 120 84.4 72.2-91.9
$25,000- 34,999 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 152 *** *** *** 148 92.6 79.7-97.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 379 46 15.0 9.6-22.8 333 85.0 77.2-90.4
No 348 37 16.9 10.9-25.2 311 83.1 74.8-89.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 588 79 17.0 12.3-23.0 509 83.0 77.0-87.7

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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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