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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 266 90 37.0 29.2-45.6 176 63.0 54.4-70.8
GENDER
Male 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 162 59 36.0 26.7-46.6 103 64.0 53.4-73.3
RACE
White 234 78 37.0 28.6-46.4 156 63.0 53.6-71.4
Other minorities 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 256 87 37.2 29.2-46.0 169 62.8 54.0-70.8
AGE
18-34 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 73 16 20.7 12.5-32.5 57 79.3 67.5-87.5
75+ 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 222 78 37.7 29.0-47.3 144 62.3 52.7-71.0

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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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