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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,195 171 15.3 12.6-18.5 1,024 84.7 81.5-87.4
-Eastern NC 406 69 16.8 12.3-22.6 337 83.2 77.4-87.7
GENDER
Male 143 30 20.0 12.4-30.7 113 80.0 69.3-87.6
Female 263 39 14.2 9.6-20.5 224 85.8 79.5-90.4
RACE
White 186 26 16.2 10.3-24.5 160 83.8 75.5-89.7
African American 132 27 19.5 12.2-29.6 105 80.5 70.4-87.8
Other minorities 86 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 395 68 17.4 12.7-23.3 327 82.6 76.7-87.3
AGE
18-34 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 128 22 17.5 10.4-28.1 106 82.5 71.9-89.6
Some Post-H.S. 119 22 15.8 9.0-26.2 97 84.2 73.8-91.0
College Graduate 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 90 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 204 37 20.9 14.0-30.0 167 79.1 70.0-86.0
No 200 32 13.4 8.2-21.3 168 86.6 78.7-91.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 340 59 18.1 12.9-24.8 281 81.9 75.2-87.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 326 57 16.9 11.9-23.3 269 83.1 76.7-88.1
No 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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