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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 700 74 9.7 7.5-12.4 *** *** *** 610 88.7 85.8-91.0 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 341 38 9.7 6.7-13.9 *** *** *** 298 89.2 85.0-92.4 *** *** ***
Female 359 36 9.7 6.7-13.7 *** *** *** 312 88.2 84.1-91.4 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 438 35 6.9 4.8- 9.8 *** *** *** 393 91.3 88.2-93.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 161 26 16.4 10.7-24.3 *** *** *** 132 82.5 74.6-88.4 *** *** ***
Other 98 13 9.9 5.2-18.1 *** *** *** 82 87.9 79.5-93.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 263 11 3.7 1.9- 7.2 *** *** *** 249 95.6 92.1-97.5 *** *** ***
45-64 232 25 10.2 6.7-15.2 *** *** *** 200 87.4 82.1-91.3 *** *** ***
65+ 192 35 20.6 14.3-28.8 *** *** *** 151 76.8 68.5-83.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 34 15.1 10.5-21.2 *** *** *** 183 83.2 77.0-87.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 477 40 6.5 4.5- 9.2 *** *** *** 427 91.9 89.0-94.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 39 12.5 8.7-17.6 *** *** *** 255 85.5 80.3-89.6 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 275 22 6.6 4.2-10.3 *** *** *** 249 92.7 88.9-95.2 *** *** ***

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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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