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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 667 96 12.6 10.1-15.7 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8 553 85.4 82.3-88.1 12 1.2 0.7- 2.1
GENDER
Male 278 39 11.2 7.9-15.7 *** *** *** 236 88.2 83.7-91.6 *** *** ***
Female 389 57 13.9 10.4-18.5 *** *** *** 317 82.7 78.0-86.6 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 441 58 13.0 9.7-17.2 *** *** *** 369 84.6 80.3-88.1 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 126 25 15.3 10.0-22.9 *** *** *** 99 83.7 76.1-89.2 *** *** ***
Other 90 12 8.3 4.5-15.0 *** *** *** 76 90.3 83.3-94.5 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 217 *** *** *** *** *** *** 208 96.5 92.6-98.3 *** *** ***
44-64 245 44 19.5 14.2-26.1 *** *** *** 193 78.0 71.3-83.5 *** *** ***
65+ 195 43 24.3 17.9-32.2 *** *** *** 144 71.6 63.7-78.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 282 51 16.2 12.0-21.7 *** *** *** 224 82.2 76.8-86.6 *** *** ***
Some College + 383 45 9.4 6.8-12.9 *** *** *** 327 88.2 84.4-91.2 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 53 13.9 10.2-18.7 *** *** *** 252 84.1 79.2-88.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 209 22 9.9 6.1-15.4 *** *** *** 183 88.5 82.8-92.5 *** *** ***

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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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