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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,270 980 10.8 10.1-11.6 51 0.7 0.5- 1.0 6,076 86.7 85.8-87.5 163 1.8 1.5- 2.1
-Eastern NC 2,270 345 12.1 10.7-13.7 12 0.7 0.4- 1.2 1,864 85.7 84.1-87.3 49 1.5 1.1- 2.0
GENDER
Male 948 141 12.0 9.9-14.6 *** *** *** 788 86.5 83.9-88.8 19 1.4 0.9- 2.3
Female 1,322 204 12.2 10.4-14.2 *** *** *** 1,076 85.0 82.7-87.0 30 1.5 1.0- 2.3
RACE
White 1,470 188 10.5 8.9-12.3 *** *** *** 1,244 87.4 85.4-89.2 32 1.5 1.0- 2.1
African American 577 125 16.0 13.0-19.6 *** *** *** 438 82.2 78.6-85.4 *** *** ***
Other minorities 197 28 11.5 6.5-19.6 *** *** *** 163 85.8 77.8-91.2 *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 129 14 9.0 5.1-15.4 *** *** *** 112 88.5 81.4-93.2 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,130 330 12.3 10.8-14.0 *** *** *** 1,743 85.6 83.8-87.2 47 1.5 1.1- 2.1
AGE
18-34 401 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 616 63 9.5 7.3-12.4 *** *** *** 537 88.0 84.9-90.5 *** *** ***
55-64 524 109 21.5 17.6-26.1 *** *** *** 397 74.8 70.1-79.0 17 3.2 1.9- 5.2
65-74 424 103 24.9 20.3-30.2 *** *** *** 315 73.7 68.4-78.4 *** *** ***
75+ 283 61 25.1 19.2-32.0 *** *** *** 206 70.3 63.3-76.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 293 67 20.6 15.7-26.6 *** *** *** 217 77.0 70.9-82.2 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 699 113 11.2 9.0-13.8 *** *** *** 565 86.8 84.0-89.2 18 1.6 0.9- 2.5
Some Post-H.S. 641 97 10.7 8.5-13.4 *** *** *** 522 86.8 83.9-89.2 18 1.8 1.1- 3.1
College Graduate 628 67 8.8 6.7-11.5 *** *** *** 552 89.7 86.8-92.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 287 68 19.7 14.9-25.6 *** *** *** 212 78.5 72.5-83.5 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 377 69 14.6 11.1-18.8 *** *** *** 297 83.5 79.1-87.1 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 247 38 9.3 6.4-13.3 *** *** *** 197 86.8 82.0-90.4 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 267 31 8.2 5.5-12.0 *** *** *** 227 89.2 84.9-92.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 649 74 10.6 8.0-14.0 *** *** *** 565 87.7 84.2-90.5 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 655 168 25.0 21.1-29.4 *** *** *** 461 71.1 66.6-75.3 22 2.6 1.6- 4.2
No 1,526 161 7.7 6.4- 9.2 *** *** *** 1,331 90.7 89.1-92.1 26 1.1 0.7- 1.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 376 55 11.1 8.3-14.6 *** *** *** 309 86.6 82.7-89.7 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,891 289 12.3 10.7-14.1 *** *** *** 1,553 85.6 83.7-87.3 38 1.4 1.0- 2.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,895 286 12.1 10.5-13.8 *** *** *** 1,556 85.7 83.9-87.4 42 1.5 1.1- 2.1
No 375 59 12.4 9.2-16.5 *** *** *** 308 85.8 81.6-89.2 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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