2020 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 680 114 16.1 12.9-20.0 566 83.9 80.0-87.1
-Non-Hispanic White 400 66 17.6 13.4-22.8 334 82.4 77.2-86.6
GENDER
Male 184 35 20.7 14.2-29.0 149 79.3 71.0-85.8
Female 216 31 14.5 9.7-21.0 185 85.5 79.0-90.3
AGE
18-34 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 109 16 15.9 9.1-26.3 93 84.1 73.7-90.9
65-74 132 28 22.6 14.5-33.3 104 77.4 66.7-85.5
75+ 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 117 25 17.3 10.9-26.4 92 82.7 73.6-89.1
Some Post-H.S. 131 17 13.3 7.8-21.7 114 86.7 78.3-92.2
College Graduate 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 66 15 17.4 9.6-29.5 51 82.6 70.5-90.4
$25,000- 34,999 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 212 41 19.5 13.6-27.1 171 80.5 72.9-86.4
No 188 25 15.4 10.0-22.8 163 84.6 77.2-90.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 336 58 18.5 13.9-24.4 278 81.5 75.6-86.1
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 112 15 15.1 8.6-25.1 97 84.9 74.9-91.4
Rural 224 46 21.8 15.7-29.5 178 78.2 70.5-84.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 131 16 15.6 9.3-24.9 115 84.4 75.1-90.7
Unemployed 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 187 34 19.4 13.0-28.0 153 80.6 72.0-87.0
Unable to Work 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 176 25 15.9 10.3-23.9 151 84.1 76.1-89.7
HOUSING
Own 325 56 19.3 14.4-25.3 269 80.7 74.7-85.6
Rent 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other arrangement 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 123 27 25.2 16.3-36.8 96 74.8 63.2-83.7
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 145 24 16.6 10.5-25.1 121 83.4 74.9-89.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 132 15 14.2 8.3-23.3 117 85.8 76.7-91.7
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 116 14 15.7 9.0-26.1 102 84.3 73.9-91.0
2nd Quartile 108 19 14.7 8.9-23.3 89 85.3 76.7-91.1
3rd Quartile 118 17 17.9 10.3-29.3 101 82.1 70.7-89.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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