NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics Home
N.C. Public Health Home

2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,205 78 7.1 5.2- 9.5 1,127 92.9 90.5-94.8
-Eastern NC 411 32 8.0 5.0-12.5 379 92.0 87.5-95.0
GENDER
Male 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 263 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 399 32 8.4 5.2-13.1 367 91.6 86.9-94.8
AGE
18-34 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 131 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 205 23 13.3 7.8-21.8 182 86.7 78.2-92.2
No 203 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 343 27 7.7 4.6-12.6 316 92.3 87.4-95.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 331 30 8.9 5.5-14.2 301 91.1 85.8-94.5
No 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***

Back to Diabetes Control.

*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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 06AUG14.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts