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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Diabetes Control

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 756 119 17.0 13.8-20.8 637 83.0 79.2-86.2
-Eastern NC 329 48 15.0 10.7-20.6 281 85.0 79.4-89.3
GENDER
Male 145 22 15.8 9.6-24.8 123 84.2 75.2-90.4
Female 184 26 14.3 9.0-22.1 158 85.7 77.9-91.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 167 25 18.8 12.1-28.1 142 81.2 71.9-87.9
Non-Hispanic Black 124 20 11.2 6.6-18.4 104 88.8 81.6-93.4
Other 16 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 98 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 109 19 19.0 11.1-30.5 90 81.0 69.5-88.9
75+ 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 90 13 19.1 11.0-31.0 77 80.9 69.0-89.0
College Graduate 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 169 34 19.6 13.1-28.2 135 80.4 71.8-86.9
No 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 173 37 21.2 14.6-29.6 136 78.8 70.4-85.4
No 155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 265 41 15.0 10.4-21.0 224 85.0 79.0-89.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 19 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 251 41 16.8 11.6-23.7 210 83.2 76.3-88.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 15 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 137 23 17.3 10.7-26.7 114 82.7 73.3-89.3
Unable to Work 84 15 16.8 9.2-28.6 69 83.2 71.4-90.8
Other not in Labor Force 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 38 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 131 25 19.5 12.0-30.2 106 80.5 69.8-88.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 144 15 11.0 6.2-18.7 129 89.0 81.3-93.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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