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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

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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
-Piedmont NC 667 84 14.2 10.8-18.4 583 85.8 81.6-89.2
GENDER
Male 286 38 16.5 11.5-23.2 248 83.5 76.8-88.5
Female 381 46 11.8 7.8-17.5 335 88.2 82.5-92.2
RACE
White 462 50 11.6 8.0-16.6 412 88.4 83.4-92.0
African American 177 28 19.8 12.7-29.5 149 80.2 70.5-87.3
Other minorities 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 648 79 13.6 10.2-17.9 569 86.4 82.1-89.8
AGE
18-34 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 122 17 17.1 9.9-27.9 105 82.9 72.1-90.1
55-64 162 20 10.6 6.1-17.7 142 89.4 82.3-93.9
65-74 203 30 19.0 12.5-27.7 173 81.0 72.3-87.5
75+ 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 137 24 23.4 14.9-34.7 113 76.6 65.3-85.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 214 27 14.7 8.8-23.4 187 85.3 76.6-91.2
Some Post-H.S. 172 18 8.9 5.0-15.2 154 91.1 84.8-95.0
College Graduate 143 15 8.5 4.7-14.8 128 91.5 85.2-95.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 156 18 13.3 7.3-22.9 138 86.7 77.1-92.7
$25,000- 34,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 343 60 18.0 12.9-24.5 283 82.0 75.5-87.1
No 321 23 10.6 6.6-16.6 298 89.4 83.4-93.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 547 70 14.3 10.5-19.0 477 85.7 81.0-89.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 270 39 19.9 13.5-28.2 231 80.1 71.8-86.5
No 397 45 11.2 7.6-16.0 352 88.8 84.0-92.4

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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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