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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Pre-Diabetes

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

(See footnote for definition of Yes group.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,382 449 12.1 10.8-13.6 2,933 87.9 86.4-89.2
-Piedmont NC 1,466 172 11.6 9.8-13.8 1,294 88.4 86.2-90.2
GENDER
Male 651 58 8.2 6.2-10.9 593 91.8 89.1-93.8
Female 815 114 14.4 11.6-17.8 701 85.6 82.2-88.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 927 95 9.9 7.9-12.5 832 90.1 87.5-92.1
Non-Hispanic Black 310 50 16.4 11.8-22.3 260 83.6 77.7-88.2
Other 230 27 11.6 7.5-17.4 203 88.4 82.6-92.5
AGE
18-34 355 22 7.3 4.6-11.3 333 92.7 88.7-95.4
35-44 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 258 37 16.6 11.9-22.5 221 83.4 77.5-88.1
55-64 243 38 15.7 11.3-21.5 205 84.3 78.5-88.7
65-74 226 39 17.9 11.9-26.0 187 82.1 74.0-88.1
75+ 139 16 7.4 4.2-12.8 123 92.6 87.2-95.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 164 19 11.7 6.8-19.4 145 88.3 80.6-93.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 318 35 8.9 6.2-12.7 283 91.1 87.3-93.8
Some Post-H.S. 414 58 14.7 10.9-19.5 356 85.3 80.5-89.1
College Graduate 566 60 10.5 8.0-13.7 506 89.5 86.3-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 200 36 17.9 12.4-25.2 164 82.1 74.8-87.6
$25,000- 34,999 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 161 19 10.5 6.0-17.9 142 89.5 82.1-94.0
$50,000- 74,999 200 20 9.3 5.5-15.2 180 90.7 84.8-94.5
$75,000+ 402 43 11.9 8.4-16.5 359 88.1 83.5-91.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 375 64 15.8 11.9-20.6 311 84.2 79.4-88.1
No 1,044 101 10.4 8.3-12.9 943 89.6 87.1-91.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 128 24 18.4 11.9-27.3 104 81.6 72.7-88.1
Non-Veteran 1,337 148 11.1 9.2-13.3 1,189 88.9 86.7-90.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 768 90 11.6 9.0-14.7 678 88.4 85.3-91.0
Regional City or Suburban County 361 37 10.9 7.6-15.4 324 89.1 84.6-92.4
Rural 338 45 12.7 9.1-17.7 293 87.3 82.3-90.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 845 83 10.0 7.8-12.7 762 90.0 87.3-92.2
Unemployed 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 348 52 14.6 10.4-20.2 296 85.4 79.8-89.6
Unable to Work 80 19 21.5 13.1-33.3 61 78.5 66.7-86.9
Other not in Labor Force 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 108 15 18.3 10.3-30.5 93 81.7 69.5-89.7
101% to 150% 182 27 13.4 8.8-19.9 155 86.6 80.1-91.2
151% to 200% 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 756 85 11.1 8.6-14.1 671 88.9 85.9-91.4
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 620 78 12.9 10.0-16.6 542 87.1 83.4-90.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 768 82 10.3 8.0-13.2 686 89.7 86.8-92.0

Back to Pre-Diabetes.

*Females who reported being diagnosed with gestational pre-diabetes were included in the YES group.
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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