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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 293 52 20.1 15.2-26.3 241 79.9 73.7-84.8
GENDER
Male 118 25 25.5 17.1-36.2 93 74.5 63.8-82.9
Female 175 27 16.2 10.8-23.7 148 83.8 76.3-89.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 180 33 20.8 14.6-28.6 147 79.2 71.4-85.4
Non-Hispanic Black 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 80 13 17.1 9.5-28.8 67 82.9 71.2-90.5
65-74 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 91 *** *** *** 71 75.6 64.0-84.3
Some Post-H.S. 94 16 19.2 11.6-30.1 78 80.8 69.9-88.4
College Graduate 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 29 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 130 29 24.9 17.0-35.0 101 75.1 65.0-83.0
No 162 23 16.7 10.9-24.7 139 83.3 75.3-89.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 140 34 27.6 19.4-37.5 106 72.4 62.5-80.6
No 151 18 13.8 8.5-21.5 133 86.2 78.5-91.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 254 44 20.0 14.7-26.6 210 80.0 73.4-85.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 132 23 22.5 14.6-32.9 109 77.5 67.1-85.4
Regional City or Suburban County 90 17 18.1 10.8-28.8 73 81.9 71.2-89.2
Rural 71 12 18.6 10.4-30.9 59 81.4 69.1-89.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 99 14 17.1 10.0-27.8 85 82.9 72.2-90.0
Unemployed 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 123 21 18.8 11.5-29.2 102 81.2 70.8-88.5
Unable to Work 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 130 23 20.4 13.5-29.6 107 79.6 70.4-86.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 21 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 107 19 19.3 12.2-29.2 88 80.7 70.8-87.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 165 29 19.9 13.4-28.7 136 80.1 71.3-86.6

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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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