2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 6 & 7 1,013 146 12.9 10.6-15.6 *** *** *** 842 84.7 81.8-87.2 22 2.2 1.3- 3.8
GENDER
Male 485 68 11.1 8.3-14.5 *** *** *** 407 86.6 82.7-89.7 *** *** ***
Female 528 78 14.6 11.1-18.9 *** *** *** 435 82.9 78.3-86.6 12 2.0 0.9- 4.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 578 73 11.0 8.4-14.4 *** *** *** 489 85.9 82.1-89.1 15 2.8 1.4- 5.4
Non-Hispanic Black 280 57 19.1 13.9-25.6 *** *** *** 217 79.5 73.0-84.8 *** *** ***
Other 155 16 8.6 4.8-14.9 *** *** *** 136 89.5 82.7-93.8 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 389 15 4.8 2.6- 8.8 *** *** *** 368 93.1 88.6-95.9 *** *** ***
45-64 399 69 15.0 11.4-19.3 *** *** *** 320 82.4 77.6-86.3 *** *** ***
65+ 216 62 31.1 23.8-39.5 *** *** *** 145 65.9 57.5-73.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 343 65 15.4 11.5-20.4 *** *** *** 268 82.7 77.6-86.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 667 81 11.3 8.7-14.6 *** *** *** 572 85.9 82.2-89.0 12 2.4 1.1- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 447 79 16.8 12.9-21.7 *** *** *** 356 80.8 75.8-84.9 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 379 41 9.9 6.8-14.4 *** *** *** 330 88.0 83.2-91.5 *** *** ***

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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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