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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,490 1,203 79.6 76.7-82.2 84 5.9 4.5- 7.6 70 4.6 3.4- 6.1 133 9.9 8.0-12.3
-Eastern NC 533 415 76.3 71.2-80.8 33 5.8 3.9- 8.7 34 7.1 4.5-11.0 51 10.7 7.7-14.7
GENDER
Male 206 156 74.8 66.2-81.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 11.1 6.6-18.2
Female 327 259 77.9 71.7-83.0 21 6.0 3.6- 9.7 17 5.9 3.3-10.3 30 10.3 6.8-15.2
RACE
White 290 222 75.6 68.9-81.3 19 5.1 3.0- 8.6 *** *** *** 35 13.1 8.9-18.8
African American 160 128 80.9 71.9-87.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 80 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 514 402 77.0 71.8-81.5 31 5.6 3.7- 8.4 33 7.4 4.7-11.5 48 10.1 7.1-14.1
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 13.1 7.5-22.0
55-64 145 111 76.1 66.3-83.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 155 131 84.6 76.4-90.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 99 79 81.9 71.5-89.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 100 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 172 129 69.2 59.4-77.6 *** *** *** 14 10.5 5.8-18.4 16 12.0 6.7-20.6
Some Post-H.S. 144 121 85.1 75.8-91.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 115 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 19.9 11.7-31.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 95 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 99 79 78.3 66.9-86.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 256 182 70.2 62.1-77.1 24 8.2 5.2-12.9 30 13.0 8.0-20.4 20 8.6 5.2-14.1
No 271 227 81.0 73.9-86.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 31 12.6 8.2-19.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 103 76 78.1 67.8-85.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 12.9 7.1-22.3
Non-Veteran 430 339 75.8 69.8-81.0 28 6.3 4.0- 9.7 26 7.8 4.7-12.7 37 10.1 6.7-14.8

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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 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

**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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