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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 731 41 7.2 4.6-11.1 690 92.8 88.9-95.4
GENDER
Male 310 17 5.9 3.2-10.5 293 94.1 89.5-96.8
Female 421 24 8.4 4.5-15.1 397 91.6 84.9-95.5
RACE
White 518 23 5.6 3.3- 9.3 495 94.4 90.7-96.7
African American 189 17 10.8 5.1-21.4 172 89.2 78.6-94.9
Other minorities 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 711 39 7.2 4.5-11.2 672 92.8 88.8-95.5
AGE
18-34 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 122 *** *** *** 113 90.0 80.4-95.2
55-64 196 11 4.9 2.3-10.0 185 95.1 90.0-97.7
65-74 223 14 6.7 3.5-12.6 209 93.3 87.4-96.5
75+ 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 134 14 10.7 4.6-23.0 120 89.3 77.0-95.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 245 13 6.3 3.1-12.5 232 93.7 87.5-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 184 *** *** *** 175 92.6 84.7-96.6
College Graduate 168 *** *** *** 163 97.8 93.0-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 13 13.5 7.2-23.9 108 86.5 76.1-92.8
$15,000- 24,999 137 *** *** *** 129 92.1 79.7-97.2
$25,000- 34,999 88 *** *** *** 80 90.0 76.8-96.1
$35,000- 49,999 93 *** *** *** 90 98.9 96.0-99.7
$50,000+ 152 *** *** *** 149 98.8 95.2-99.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 379 29 10.0 5.7-16.9 350 90.0 83.1-94.3
No 350 12 4.4 2.1- 8.9 338 95.6 91.1-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 143 *** *** *** 137 97.1 92.6-98.9
Non-Veteran 588 35 8.2 5.1-13.0 553 91.8 87.0-94.9

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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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