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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,555 854 55.9 52.6-59.1 701 44.1 40.9-47.4
-Piedmont NC 781 454 59.0 54.4-63.4 327 41.0 36.6-45.6
GENDER
Male 337 194 59.6 52.9-65.9 143 40.4 34.1-47.1
Female 444 260 58.3 51.9-64.4 184 41.7 35.6-48.1
RACE
White 537 317 59.3 53.9-64.5 220 40.7 35.5-46.1
African American 195 111 60.4 51.2-68.9 84 39.6 31.1-48.8
Other minorities 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 750 441 59.7 55.0-64.2 309 40.3 35.8-45.0
AGE
18-34 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 174 106 60.7 51.7-69.1 68 39.3 30.9-48.3
55-64 182 115 62.0 52.5-70.7 67 38.0 29.3-47.5
65-74 235 138 56.0 47.4-64.2 97 44.0 35.8-52.6
75+ 161 75 48.7 38.9-58.7 86 51.3 41.3-61.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 146 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 257 143 57.0 49.2-64.5 114 43.0 35.5-50.8
Some Post-H.S. 204 131 61.7 52.5-70.1 73 38.3 29.9-47.5
College Graduate 170 113 62.3 52.3-71.3 57 37.7 28.7-47.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 127 66 65.0 54.1-74.5 61 35.0 25.5-45.9
$15,000- 24,999 171 99 56.0 46.4-65.1 72 44.0 34.9-53.6
$25,000- 34,999 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 161 106 64.3 54.4-73.0 55 35.7 27.0-45.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 372 222 63.0 56.4-69.1 150 37.0 30.9-43.6
No 402 226 55.2 48.8-61.4 176 44.8 38.6-51.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 644 376 59.6 54.4-64.5 268 40.4 35.5-45.6

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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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