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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 838 269 31.8 28.2-35.7 569 68.2 64.3-71.8
-Eastern 332 107 29.8 24.5-35.7 225 70.2 64.3-75.5
GENDER
Male 127 44 30.5 22.3-40.2 83 69.5 59.8-77.7
Female 205 63 29.3 22.6-37.0 142 70.7 63.0-77.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 181 50 23.7 17.4-31.5 131 76.3 68.5-82.6
Non-Hispanic Black 127 47 36.5 27.4-46.6 80 63.5 53.4-72.6
Other 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 88 27 26.6 17.9-37.5 61 73.4 62.5-82.1
65-74 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 62 15 18.8 10.8-30.8 47 81.2 69.2-89.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 109 30 25.0 17.0-35.1 79 75.0 64.9-83.0
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 60 32.8 25.2-41.4 107 67.2 58.6-74.8
No 155 45 27.8 20.4-36.6 110 72.2 63.4-79.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 272 90 31.8 25.7-38.5 182 68.2 61.5-74.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 286 91 29.1 23.5-35.5 195 70.9 64.5-76.5

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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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