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2002 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes

How old were you when you were told you have diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.#
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 499 50 10.6 7.0-15.9 158 35.5 29.7-41.8 122 23.5 18.7-29.1 169 30.3 25.0-36.3
GENDER
Male 191 14 5.2 2.5-10.5 65 42.3 32.7-52.4 52 22.7 15.9-31.4 60 29.8 21.4-39.8
Female 308 36 14.8 9.1-23.2 93 30.4 23.7-38.0 70 24.1 17.9-31.8 109 30.7 24.1-38.3
RACE
White 331 34 12.9 8.0-20.3 87 30.7 24.0-38.4 79 23.6 17.9-30.6 131 32.7 26.1-40.1
African American 123 10 3.0 1.3- 6.8 53 42.0 30.6-54.3 31 27.0 17.6-39.0 29 28.0 18.0-40.8

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, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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