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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,361 188 12.1 9.9-14.6 1,173 87.9 85.4-90.1
-Western NC 243 35 15.4 10.0-22.8 208 84.6 77.2-90.0
GENDER
Male 97 15 16.8 9.0-29.1 *** *** ***
Female 146 20 14.3 7.9-24.5 126 85.7 75.5-92.1
RACE
White 216 31 15.7 10.0-23.8 185 84.3 76.2-90.0
Other minorities 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 234 33 15.5 10.0-23.2 201 84.5 76.8-90.0
AGE
18-34 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 65 *** *** *** 57 91.7 81.3-96.6
65-74 69 *** *** *** 62 89.3 78.8-94.9
75+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 55 *** *** *** 51 95.3 87.1-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 61 *** *** *** 55 93.1 84.6-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 128 21 18.0 10.7-28.7 107 82.0 71.3-89.3
No 114 14 12.4 5.9-24.2 100 87.6 75.8-94.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 201 30 15.5 9.6-23.9 171 84.5 76.1-90.4

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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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