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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 888 38 5.9 4.0- 8.8 16 2.0 1.2- 3.4 69 10.1 7.7-13.0 765 82.0 78.3-85.1
-Piedmont NC 449 14 4.8 2.6- 9.0 11 2.6 1.4- 4.8 36 11.7 8.1-16.4 388 80.9 75.5-85.4
GENDER
Male 195 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 12.4 7.2-20.6 172 83.3 75.1-89.2
Female 254 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 11.0 6.9-17.0 216 78.7 70.9-84.8
RACE
White 302 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 273 84.1 77.1-89.3
African American 126 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 20.4 12.8-30.9 97 73.8 63.4-82.0
Other minorities 18 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 424 *** *** *** *** *** *** 34 12.1 8.4-17.2 370 81.5 75.8-86.1
AGE
18-34 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** 15 18.5 10.9-29.5 *** *** ***
55-64 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 13.2 7.5-22.1 106 82.2 73.0-88.8
65-74 132 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 91 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 142 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 13.2 7.6-22.2 121 78.9 69.1-86.2
Some Post-H.S. 115 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 99 85.2 76.4-91.2
College Graduate 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 100 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 221 *** *** *** *** *** *** 22 13.6 8.7-20.6 184 78.8 71.3-84.7
No 224 *** *** *** *** *** *** 14 10.2 5.7-17.6 201 82.9 74.4-89.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 379 *** *** *** *** *** *** 33 12.4 8.5-17.8 322 79.2 73.1-84.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 143 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 81.2 71.3-88.3
No 306 *** *** *** *** *** *** 27 11.9 7.8-17.8 263 80.8 74.0-86.2

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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 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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