2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 5,830 778 12.4 11.3-13.4 34 0.7 0.5- 1.1 4,859 84.7 83.5-85.8 159 2.3 1.9- 2.7
Region 8 908 133 12.1 9.7-15.0 *** *** *** 750 86.0 83.0-88.5 24 1.9 1.2- 3.0
GENDER
Male 417 54 10.4 7.1-14.9 *** *** *** 355 87.9 83.2-91.4 *** *** ***
Female 491 79 13.8 10.6-17.9 *** *** *** 395 84.0 79.9-87.5 16 2.1 1.2- 3.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 564 76 13.1 9.9-17.1 *** *** *** 472 85.0 80.9-88.3 15 1.9 1.1- 3.3
Non-Hispanic Black 148 29 12.1 7.6-18.5 *** *** *** 116 86.5 79.8-91.2 *** *** ***
Other 196 28 7.8 4.9-12.0 *** *** *** 162 89.7 84.7-93.3 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 274 *** *** *** *** *** *** 261 96.0 92.2-98.0 *** *** ***
45-64 301 40 11.7 8.2-16.4 *** *** *** 252 86.1 81.3-89.9 *** *** ***
65+ 307 79 28.0 21.2-35.8 *** *** *** 217 68.6 60.7-75.5 11 3.5 1.7- 6.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 368 55 13.2 9.2-18.7 *** *** *** 302 84.7 79.2-88.9 11 2.0 1.1- 3.9
Some Post-H.S. 245 44 12.7 9.0-17.8 *** *** *** 195 85.9 80.7-89.8 *** *** ***
College Graduate 285 34 9.6 6.2-14.5 *** *** *** 243 87.9 82.6-91.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 405 68 13.9 10.0-18.9 *** *** *** 324 84.1 79.1-88.2 12 1.9 1.0- 3.7
$50,000+ 299 34 8.5 5.7-12.4 *** *** *** 259 89.7 85.4-92.8 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 184 31 15.6 9.9-23.6 *** *** *** 147 82.3 74.3-88.2 *** *** ***

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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.

^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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