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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,492 123 8.2 6.7-10.0 513 37.4 34.3-40.7 404 27.2 24.4-30.2 452 27.2 24.5-30.0
-Northeastern Partnership 135 14 12.1 6.6-21.3 47 38.2 29.1-48.2 41 29.3 21.4-38.6 33 20.4 14.3-28.3
GENDER
Male 40 4 6.8 2.3-18.1 17 46.2 30.3-62.9 10 27.4 14.8-45.2 9 19.6 10.1-34.5
Female 95 10 15.6 7.7-29.2 30 33.0 22.8-45.1 31 30.5 21.3-41.5 24 20.9 13.7-30.6
RACE
White 61 5 6.1 2.5-14.1 18 33.7 21.8-48.0 18 30.3 19.3-44.2 20 30.0 19.3-43.3
African American 69 8 14.7 6.6-29.6 27 41.2 28.3-55.5 21 29.0 18.3-42.6 13 15.1 8.4-25.6
AGE
18-24 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 8 2 29.0 6.5-70.8 6 71.0 29.2-93.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 30 7 24.6 10.1-48.8 19 64.4 42.2-81.7 4 11.0 3.8-27.9 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 37 1 1.4 0.2- 9.6 11 36.7 20.4-56.8 22 53.8 35.4-71.3 3 8.0 2.4-23.5
65-74 37 0 0.0 . - . 8 23.9 11.5-43.1 11 35.3 19.5-55.0 18 40.9 25.2-58.6
75+ 18 0 0.0 . - . 2 7.0 1.7-25.4 4 29.0 11.1-57.3 12 64.0 37.6-83.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 41 4 14.1 4.9-34.2 10 22.5 11.7-39.1 12 33.1 18.5-51.9 15 30.2 17.7-46.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 51 4 6.9 2.3-18.4 20 46.6 31.3-62.5 17 28.0 17.0-42.5 10 18.6 9.7-32.8
Some Post-H.S. 28 5 20.9 7.2-47.6 13 47.9 27.7-68.7 6 20.9 8.8-41.9 4 10.3 3.4-27.2
College Graduate 15 1 4.9 0.7-28.6 4 30.2 11.3-59.5 6 43.0 19.5-70.1 4 21.9 7.7-48.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 4 11.3 3.7-29.5 15 40.2 24.9-57.6 13 28.6 15.9-45.8 10 19.9 10.1-35.5
$15,000- 24,999 31 6 17.4 7.4-35.6 10 37.9 20.5-59.2 6 19.4 8.5-38.4 9 25.3 12.7-44.1
$25,000- 34,999 8 0 0.0 . - . 4 47.0 15.5-81.1 3 42.4 12.7-78.8 1 10.5 1.4-50.0
$35,000- 49,999 9 2 37.6 8.7-79.1 2 25.8 6.1-65.3 3 22.7 6.0-57.4 2 13.8 2.8-47.5
$50,000-74,999 5 0 0.0 . - . 2 34.0 7.4-76.9 2 41.1 8.8-83.4 1 24.9 3.4-75.7
$75,000+ 3 1 25.9 2.9-80.5 1 22.2 2.4-76.7 1 51.9 8.9-92.3 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 82 9 14.1 6.5-28.0 31 39.1 27.5-52.1 27 31.3 21.0-43.8 15 15.5 9.0-25.4
No 50 5 9.9 3.7-23.8 15 37.3 23.1-54.0 14 28.0 16.5-43.4 16 24.8 14.7-38.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 17 0 0.0 . - . 7 48.9 25.2-73.1 5 28.0 11.3-54.3 5 23.1 9.1-47.5
Non-Veteran 118 14 14.7 8.1-25.3 40 35.9 26.5-46.6 36 29.5 21.1-39.7 28 19.8 13.4-28.3

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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