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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once or more times a year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 808 673 83.7 80.4-86.4 135 16.3 13.6-19.6
-Eastern 319 263 81.9 76.3-86.4 56 18.1 13.6-23.7
GENDER
Male 125 107 86.5 77.6-92.3 18 13.5 7.7-22.4
Female 194 156 78.3 70.5-84.5 38 21.7 15.5-29.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 171 132 76.5 68.0-83.3 39 23.5 16.7-32.0
Non-Hispanic Black 124 108 86.9 78.4-92.3 16 13.1 7.7-21.6
Other 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 94 79 85.5 75.3-92.0 15 14.5 8.0-24.7
75+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 82 79.0 68.4-86.7 22 21.0 13.3-31.6
Some Post-H.S. 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 158 134 83.9 75.4-89.9 24 16.1 10.1-24.6
No 151 123 80.9 72.6-87.2 28 19.1 12.8-27.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 260 208 78.9 72.3-84.2 52 21.1 15.8-27.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 275 223 80.7 74.5-85.7 52 19.3 14.3-25.5

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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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