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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,468 236 17.4 14.9-20.1 1,232 82.6 79.9-85.1
-Eastern NC 528 86 21.3 16.5-27.1 442 78.7 72.9-83.5
GENDER
Male 195 39 31.2 22.7-41.2 156 68.8 58.8-77.3
Female 333 47 12.3 8.6-17.3 286 87.7 82.7-91.4
RACE
White 280 43 17.3 11.7-24.7 237 82.7 75.3-88.3
African American 165 28 24.2 16.0-34.9 137 75.8 65.1-84.0
Other minorities 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 510 81 21.0 16.0-26.9 429 79.0 73.1-84.0
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 141 25 24.1 15.5-35.4 116 75.9 64.6-84.5
65-74 158 24 19.6 11.8-30.7 134 80.4 69.3-88.2
75+ 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 170 31 21.2 13.5-31.7 139 78.8 68.3-86.5
Some Post-H.S. 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 257 57 29.0 21.3-38.2 200 71.0 61.8-78.7
No 268 29 15.1 9.7-22.8 239 84.9 77.2-90.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 427 64 19.2 14.0-25.7 363 80.8 74.3-86.0

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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 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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