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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 497 97 17.9 14.0-22.6 *** *** *** 387 79.3 74.4-83.5 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 210 45 21.0 14.7-29.1 *** *** *** 163 78.3 70.2-84.6 *** *** ***
Female 287 52 14.8 10.8-19.9 *** *** *** 224 80.4 74.2-85.4 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 54 14.2 10.4-19.0 *** *** *** 253 82.8 77.3-87.2 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 140 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** 120 92.3 84.7-96.3 *** *** ***
45-64 198 44 22.0 15.6-30.0 *** *** *** 149 75.7 67.6-82.3 *** *** ***
65+ 166 44 30.0 22.2-39.1 *** *** *** 118 67.5 58.4-75.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 51 24.5 17.6-33.0 *** *** *** 152 72.3 63.5-79.7 *** *** ***
Some College + 288 45 12.0 8.5-16.7 *** *** *** 235 85.6 80.6-89.5 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 58 21.2 15.7-28.0 *** *** *** 170 74.5 67.1-80.8 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 166 16 6.6 3.8-11.2 *** *** *** 147 91.8 86.8-95.0 *** *** ***

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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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