2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

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 4,902 658 11.3 10.3-12.5 24 0.6 0.4- 1.0 4,115 86.1 84.9-87.3 105 1.9 1.5- 2.5
Region 3 & 5 927 99 9.4 7.5-11.7 *** *** *** 810 88.7 86.1-90.8 15 1.8 1.0- 3.2
GENDER
Male 394 48 11.0 7.9-15.0 *** *** *** 340 87.4 83.2-90.7 *** *** ***
Female 533 51 7.9 5.8-10.8 *** *** *** 470 89.8 86.6-92.3 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 629 68 9.5 7.3-12.3 *** *** *** 547 88.1 85.0-90.7 13 2.2 1.2- 4.2
Non-Hispanic Black 177 17 8.8 4.8-15.6 *** *** *** 158 90.6 83.8-94.7 *** *** ***
Other 121 14 9.4 5.0-17.0 *** *** *** 105 89.0 81.2-93.9 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 332 *** *** *** *** *** *** 323 96.9 93.5-98.6 *** *** ***
45-64 333 41 11.3 8.0-15.9 *** *** *** 282 84.8 79.7-88.9 *** *** ***
65+ 254 51 20.4 15.2-26.9 *** *** *** 198 78.3 71.8-83.7 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 309 51 13.5 9.8-18.2 *** *** *** 250 83.9 78.8-87.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 614 47 6.7 4.8- 9.3 *** *** *** 557 91.8 88.9-93.9 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 396 58 12.5 9.2-16.7 *** *** *** 332 85.3 80.7-88.9 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 374 24 6.2 4.0- 9.7 *** *** *** 343 92.4 88.8-94.9 *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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.

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