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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 208 169 79.8 71.0-86.5 12 8.3 3.8-17.2 7 3.6 1.5- 8.5 20 8.3 4.6-14.4
GENDER
Male 88 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 120 101 87.0 78.0-92.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 170 138 79.1 69.2-86.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 200 163 80.4 71.3-87.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 8.7 4.8-15.2
AGE
18-34 3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 21 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 82 79.8 69.2-87.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 180 147 79.5 69.7-86.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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