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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Pre-Diabetes

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,252 2,076 60.5 58.4-62.7 1,176 39.5 37.3-41.6
-Piedmont NC 1,403 902 61.7 58.6-64.7 501 38.3 35.3-41.4
GENDER
Male 621 386 60.4 55.9-64.8 235 39.6 35.2-44.1
Female 782 516 62.7 58.5-66.7 266 37.3 33.3-41.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 874 574 62.7 58.8-66.5 300 37.3 33.5-41.2
Non-Hispanic Black 305 199 64.3 57.7-70.4 106 35.7 29.6-42.3
Other 225 129 52.8 45.2-60.1 96 47.2 39.9-54.8
AGE
18-34 335 140 40.5 34.8-46.5 195 59.5 53.5-65.2
35-44 211 127 59.0 51.2-66.4 84 41.0 33.6-48.8
45-54 250 173 72.4 66.0-78.0 77 27.6 22.0-34.0
55-64 235 184 78.1 71.6-83.5 51 21.9 16.5-28.4
65-74 216 166 75.5 66.5-82.7 50 24.5 17.3-33.5
75+ 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 156 90 55.0 45.4-64.3 66 45.0 35.7-54.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 301 182 57.9 51.3-64.2 119 42.1 35.8-48.7
Some Post-H.S. 395 245 60.3 54.6-65.7 150 39.7 34.3-45.4
College Graduate 547 381 69.1 64.6-73.3 166 30.9 26.7-35.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 191 112 55.5 46.8-63.9 79 44.5 36.1-53.2
$25,000- 34,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 155 107 63.9 54.1-72.6 48 36.1 27.4-45.9
$50,000- 74,999 194 137 70.1 61.9-77.1 57 29.9 22.9-38.1
$75,000+ 384 267 67.3 61.8-72.5 117 32.7 27.5-38.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 362 240 64.2 57.8-70.0 122 35.8 30.0-42.2
No 996 641 62.2 58.6-65.6 355 37.8 34.4-41.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 127 88 67.8 57.4-76.7 39 32.2 23.3-42.6
Non-Veteran 1,275 813 61.2 58.0-64.3 462 38.8 35.7-42.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 738 462 59.3 55.1-63.3 276 40.7 36.7-44.9
Regional City or Suburban County 339 220 61.9 55.5-68.0 119 38.1 32.0-44.5
Rural 327 220 67.0 60.7-72.8 107 33.0 27.2-39.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 810 511 62.1 58.2-65.8 299 37.9 34.2-41.8
Unemployed 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 331 251 74.4 67.3-80.3 80 25.6 19.7-32.7
Unable to Work 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 123 58 39.9 30.7-50.0 65 60.1 50.0-69.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 176 106 55.7 47.1-64.0 70 44.3 36.0-52.9
151% to 200% 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 727 502 67.5 63.4-71.3 225 32.5 28.7-36.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 589 390 64.0 59.2-68.6 199 36.0 31.4-40.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 739 458 59.1 54.9-63.1 281 40.9 36.9-45.1

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*The pre-diabetes screening question is asked only of respondents who reported NOT having diabetes, or NOT having pre-diabetes
as reported in the Chronic Health Conditions Module.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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