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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) 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 6,524 891 11.3 10.4-12.2 41 0.6 0.4- 0.8 5,465 86.5 85.5-87.4 127 1.6 1.3- 2.0
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,067 137 11.5 9.3-14.2 *** *** *** 900 85.3 82.4-87.8 24 2.6 1.6- 4.2
Region 3 574 91 14.6 11.6-18.2 *** *** *** 466 83.0 79.2-86.2 14 1.9 1.0- 3.4
Region 4 1,093 123 10.3 8.5-12.4 *** *** *** 947 87.6 85.3-89.6 17 1.7 1.0- 2.8
Region 5 700 74 9.7 7.5-12.4 *** *** *** 610 88.7 85.8-91.0 *** *** ***
Region 6 560 95 15.1 12.2-18.7 *** *** *** 451 82.3 78.5-85.5 11 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Region 7 816 87 8.1 6.3-10.2 *** *** *** 716 90.7 88.4-92.5 *** *** ***
Region 8 592 101 13.1 10.6-16.1 *** *** *** 468 83.6 80.4-86.4 18 2.2 1.3- 3.7
Region 9 497 97 17.9 14.0-22.6 *** *** *** 387 79.3 74.4-83.5 *** *** ***
Region 10 628 87 11.6 9.2-14.5 *** *** *** 522 85.2 81.9-87.9 15 2.1 1.2- 3.5
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,338 385 13.3 11.8-14.9 16 0.8 0.5- 1.4 1,883 84.0 82.2-85.6 54 2.0 1.4- 2.7
Piedmont 2,951 344 10.2 9.0-11.4 19 0.5 0.3- 0.9 2,545 88.1 86.7-89.3 43 1.3 0.9- 1.8
Western NC 1,238 163 11.9 9.8-14.4 *** *** *** 1,039 84.9 82.2-87.3 30 2.8 1.8- 4.2
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 949 120 11.3 9.0-14.2 *** *** *** 805 86.2 83.2-88.8 18 1.8 1.0- 3.1
Northwest 923 139 14.1 11.7-16.8 *** *** *** 757 83.4 80.4-85.9 22 2.0 1.3- 3.3
Charlotte 876 96 9.6 7.7-11.8 *** *** *** 761 88.2 85.8-90.3 15 1.9 1.1- 3.3
Greensboro 543 68 11.4 8.7-14.7 *** *** *** 464 87.2 83.7-90.0 *** *** ***
Southern Regional 620 105 14.5 11.7-17.7 *** *** *** 498 82.8 79.3-85.8 13 2.2 1.2- 4.0
Southeast 353 68 16.5 12.8-21.0 *** *** *** 270 79.7 74.9-83.8 12 2.5 1.4- 4.5
Wake 890 79 7.0 5.4- 9.0 *** *** *** 795 91.6 89.5-93.3 *** *** ***
Area L & Eastern 1,373 217 11.8 10.0-13.8 *** *** *** 1,117 85.6 83.3-87.6 30 1.9 1.2- 2.8

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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.

^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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