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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 1,476 93 7.2 5.6- 9.0 1,383 92.8 91.0-94.4
-Eastern NC 529 31 6.6 4.2-10.4 498 93.4 89.6-95.8
GENDER
Male 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 332 22 9.8 5.7-16.4 310 90.2 83.6-94.3
RACE
White 281 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 164 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 510 29 6.4 3.9-10.3 481 93.6 89.7-96.1
AGE
18-34 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 98 *** *** *** 98 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 58 *** *** *** 58 100 . - .
$50,000+ 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 258 24 10.9 6.4-18.2 234 89.1 81.8-93.6
No 268 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 428 27 7.8 4.8-12.6 401 92.2 87.4-95.2

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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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