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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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
Region 3 574 91 14.6 11.6-18.2 *** *** *** 466 83.0 79.2-86.2 14 1.9 1.0- 3.4
GENDER
Male 250 39 15.0 10.4-21.0 *** *** *** 205 83.3 77.2-88.1 *** *** ***
Female 324 52 14.3 10.7-18.9 *** *** *** 261 82.7 77.8-86.7 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 71 15.2 11.7-19.4 *** *** *** 346 83.0 78.6-86.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 80 11 12.6 6.3-23.8 *** *** *** 66 85.0 73.9-91.9 *** *** ***
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 180 *** *** *** *** *** *** 171 94.3 88.6-97.2 *** *** ***
45-64 214 41 20.8 15.0-28.0 *** *** *** 167 77.0 69.7-82.9 *** *** ***
65+ 172 43 24.6 18.1-32.6 *** *** *** 120 70.0 61.7-77.1 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 232 46 18.2 13.2-24.6 *** *** *** 180 79.3 72.8-84.6 *** *** ***
Some College + 342 45 11.4 8.3-15.6 *** *** *** 286 86.2 81.9-89.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 57 18.8 14.1-24.7 *** *** *** 225 78.1 72.0-83.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 182 19 8.2 5.1-13.0 *** *** *** 158 90.2 85.3-93.6 *** *** ***

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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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