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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

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

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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
-Piedmont NC 671 33 6.1 3.7- 9.7 638 93.9 90.3-96.3
GENDER
Male 287 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 384 22 8.9 4.9-15.6 362 91.1 84.4-95.1
RACE
White 466 *** *** *** *** *** ***
African American 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 652 32 6.2 3.7-10.0 620 93.8 90.0-96.3
AGE
18-34 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 164 16 8.6 4.8-15.0 148 91.4 85.0-95.2
65-74 201 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 173 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 62 *** *** *** 62 100 . - .
$50,000+ 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 346 28 10.9 6.4-17.9 318 89.1 82.1-93.6
No 322 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 551 28 6.3 3.7-10.5 523 93.7 89.5-96.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 270 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 401 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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