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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,559 472 30.8 27.9-33.9 1,087 69.2 66.1-72.1
-Western NC 218 67 33.0 25.4-41.6 151 67.0 58.4-74.6
GENDER
Male 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 125 36 26.7 18.1-37.5 89 73.3 62.5-81.9
RACE
White 176 53 33.1 24.8-42.6 123 66.9 57.4-75.2
Other minorities 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 210 64 32.3 24.6-41.1 146 67.7 58.9-75.4
AGE
18-34 3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 22 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 100 25 25.0 16.0-36.9 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 186 58 32.9 24.7-42.2 128 67.1 57.8-75.3

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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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