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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Diabetes

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,691 858 10.7 9.9-11.5 42 0.8 0.5- 1.1 5,650 86.9 86.0-87.8 141 1.7 1.4- 2.0
Region 5 827 79 9.2 7.2-11.7 4 0.4 0.1- 1.0 727 89.0 86.4-91.1 17 1.5 0.8- 2.6
GENDER
Male 355 30 9.1 6.1-13.2 *** *** *** 322 90.0 85.7-93.1 *** *** ***
Female 472 49 9.3 6.8-12.5 *** *** *** 405 88.1 84.7-90.9 14 1.9 1.0- 3.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 497 49 9.5 6.9-12.8 *** *** *** 439 89.3 85.9-92.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 191 22 9.8 6.2-15.1 *** *** *** 164 88.5 83.0-92.4 *** *** ***
Other 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 87.8 79.1-93.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 315 *** *** *** *** *** *** 302 96.5 93.7-98.1 *** *** ***
44-64 288 36 12.8 9.2-17.7 *** *** *** 243 84.3 79.2-88.4 *** *** ***
65+ 210 34 20.1 13.9-28.1 *** *** *** 169 77.9 69.9-84.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 292 39 12.1 8.5-17.0 *** *** *** 243 85.5 80.4-89.4 *** *** ***
Some College + 529 40 7.2 5.2-10.0 *** *** *** 478 91.3 88.4-93.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 351 44 11.6 8.4-15.8 *** *** *** 296 86.3 81.9-89.7 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 300 13 4.5 2.5- 8.0 *** *** *** 283 94.7 91.2-96.9 *** *** ***

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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.

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