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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Northeastern Partnership**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,555 833 53.5 50.3-56.6 722 46.5 43.4-49.7
-Northeastern Partnership 143 70 50.4 41.1-59.7 73 49.6 40.3-58.9
GENDER
Male 41 18 48.0 32.1-64.3 23 52.0 35.7-67.9
Female 102 52 51.9 40.6-62.9 50 48.1 37.1-59.4
RACE
White 62 27 41.5 29.1-55.2 35 58.5 44.8-70.9
African American 76 39 53.3 40.2-66.0 37 46.7 34.0-59.8
AGE
18-24 3 2 81.3 26.9-98.1 1 18.7 1.9-73.1
25-34 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 8 5 74.3 36.4-93.6 3 25.7 6.4-63.6
45-54 31 18 51.5 31.6-71.0 13 48.5 29.0-68.4
55-64 38 23 64.7 46.9-79.2 15 35.3 20.8-53.1
65-74 42 14 32.4 18.5-50.4 28 67.6 49.6-81.5
75+ 19 6 36.4 16.6-62.2 13 63.6 37.8-83.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 46 17 44.1 28.5-61.0 29 55.9 39.0-71.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 52 24 45.2 30.5-60.8 28 54.8 39.2-69.5
Some Post-H.S. 29 17 57.7 36.7-76.2 12 42.3 23.8-63.3
College Graduate 16 12 72.2 43.8-89.6 4 27.8 10.4-56.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 46 23 54.8 38.5-70.1 23 45.2 29.9-61.5
$15,000- 24,999 31 16 46.8 28.6-65.9 15 53.2 34.1-71.4
$25,000- 34,999 8 3 50.3 17.3-83.0 5 49.7 17.0-82.7
$35,000- 49,999 9 5 62.8 27.3-88.4 4 37.2 11.6-72.7
$50,000-74,999 5 2 33.4 6.6-77.9 3 66.6 22.1-93.4
$75,000+ 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 89 47 54.9 42.8-66.4 42 45.1 33.6-57.2
No 51 22 44.3 30.0-59.7 29 55.7 40.3-70.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 18 7 43.8 21.7-68.6 11 56.2 31.4-78.3
Non-Veteran 125 63 51.8 41.7-61.7 62 48.2 38.3-58.3

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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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