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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 591 101 13.1 10.6-16.1 *** *** *** 467 83.6 80.3-86.4 18 2.2 1.3- 3.7
GENDER
Male 277 43 12.6 9.2-17.2 *** *** *** 224 85.2 80.5-88.9 *** *** ***
Female 314 58 13.6 10.3-17.8 *** *** *** 243 82.1 77.3-86.1 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 367 58 12.5 9.5-16.3 *** *** *** 300 85.3 81.3-88.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 120 27 16.5 10.8-24.4 *** *** *** 85 78.1 69.6-84.8 *** *** ***
Other 98 16 12.5 7.3-20.7 *** *** *** 76 81.6 72.0-88.5 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 192 *** *** *** *** *** *** 182 95.6 91.6-97.7 *** *** ***
45-64 215 39 18.0 13.1-24.3 *** *** *** 167 79.0 72.5-84.2 *** *** ***
65+ 181 57 31.0 24.0-39.0 *** *** *** 115 63.8 55.7-71.2 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 271 59 16.2 12.2-21.1 *** *** *** 201 80.1 74.7-84.6 *** *** ***
Some College + 319 41 9.9 7.1-13.5 *** *** *** 266 87.3 83.3-90.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 57 13.7 10.3-18.0 *** *** *** 234 82.2 77.3-86.2 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 166 18 8.0 4.9-12.7 *** *** *** 141 89.1 83.9-92.7 *** *** ***

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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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