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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 804 679 83.8 80.3-86.7 34 5.4 3.6- 8.1 41 4.0 2.9- 5.6 50 6.8 4.9- 9.3
-Eastern 320 263 80.8 75.0-85.5 11 4.1 2.1- 7.7 24 7.0 4.5-10.8 22 8.1 5.0-12.8
GENDER
Male 124 102 81.6 72.5-88.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 196 161 80.1 72.3-86.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 173 141 80.9 73.0-87.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 17 10.8 6.3-18.0
Non-Hispanic Black 123 101 78.9 68.7-86.4 *** *** *** 14 9.9 5.5-17.2 *** *** ***
Other 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 16 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 53 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 87 71 85.0 75.6-91.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 97 79 78.4 67.4-86.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 105 78 71.5 60.1-80.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 160 124 76.8 68.0-83.7 *** *** *** 19 10.2 6.2-16.5 *** *** ***
No 150 129 83.7 75.3-89.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 263 215 79.9 73.3-85.1 *** *** *** 20 7.5 4.6-12.0 19 8.5 5.0-13.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 14 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 31 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 275 227 80.5 74.2-85.6 *** *** *** 20 6.9 4.2-11.0 21 9.2 5.7-14.6

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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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