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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

Have you ever taken a course or class in how to manage your diabetes yourself?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 837 487 56.4 52.3-60.4 350 43.6 39.6-47.7
-Eastern 332 175 49.5 43.1-55.9 157 50.5 44.1-56.9
GENDER
Male 127 65 46.5 36.7-56.6 62 53.5 43.4-63.3
Female 205 110 51.7 43.4-59.9 95 48.3 40.1-56.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 181 85 41.5 33.3-50.3 96 58.5 49.7-66.7
Non-Hispanic Black 127 78 62.9 52.9-72.0 49 37.1 28.0-47.1
Other 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 167 87 49.7 40.7-58.6 80 50.3 41.4-59.3
No 155 82 50.3 41.1-59.5 73 49.7 40.5-58.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 272 138 48.4 41.3-55.5 134 51.6 44.5-58.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 286 152 50.6 43.7-57.4 134 49.4 42.6-56.3

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*This question was asked of respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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.

**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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