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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Diabetes

A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?

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  Total
Respond.#
1 time 2 times 3-4 times 5+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 304 53 15.1 10.7-20.8 85 31.4 24.4-39.4 115 36.8 29.2-45.1 22 8.7 5.0-14.6 29 8.1 4.7-13.5
GENDER
Male 119 26 18.2 11.3-28.0 34 29.7 19.7-42.1 35 31.5 20.5-45.2 10 8.9 4.0-18.6 14 11.6 5.8-22.0
Female 185 27 11.8 7.4-18.3 51 33.3 24.2-43.8 80 42.3 32.7-52.5 12 8.4 3.8-17.2 15 4.3 2.3- 7.8
RACE
White 209 36 14.9 9.8-22.0 63 33.8 25.3-43.5 81 36.8 28.0-46.5 13 7.4 3.5-14.7 16 7.2 3.4-14.5
African American 75 15 18.1 9.7-31.2 19 26.2 14.1-43.3 26 38.4 22.0-57.8 5 7.0 2.3-19.2 10 10.4 4.7-21.3

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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