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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-Non-Hispanic White

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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
-Non-Hispanic White 467 74 18.0 13.9-22.9 393 82.0 77.1-86.1
GENDER
Male 206 34 18.5 12.8-26.0 172 81.5 74.0-87.2
Female 261 40 17.5 12.2-24.4 221 82.5 75.6-87.8
AGE
18-34 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 14 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 115 14 17.3 9.8-28.5 101 82.7 71.5-90.2
65-74 176 24 15.7 9.7-24.2 152 84.3 75.8-90.3
75+ 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 156 26 20.7 13.7-30.0 130 79.3 70.0-86.3
Some Post-H.S. 150 22 17.2 11.0-26.0 128 82.8 74.0-89.0
College Graduate 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 241 46 19.8 14.2-26.8 195 80.2 73.2-85.8
No 223 28 16.2 10.8-23.8 195 83.8 76.2-89.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 249 51 23.1 17.0-30.5 198 76.9 69.5-83.0
No 216 23 12.5 7.8-19.5 193 87.5 80.5-92.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 383 60 17.6 13.3-23.1 323 82.4 76.9-86.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 118 19 18.0 11.0-28.0 99 82.0 72.0-89.0
Rural 272 41 15.7 10.9-22.1 231 84.3 77.9-89.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 116 16 17.3 10.1-28.0 100 82.7 72.0-89.9
Unemployed 13 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 235 37 16.2 11.2-22.9 198 83.8 77.1-88.8
Unable to Work 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 204 27 14.2 9.2-21.3 177 85.8 78.7-90.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 218 38 19.8 14.1-27.3 180 80.2 72.7-85.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 145 21 16.8 10.5-26.0 124 83.2 74.0-89.5

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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.

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