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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Diabetes Screening

How long has it been since you had your last blood test for high sugar or diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 3 years 3 to 5 years 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,042 6,862 85.6 84.6-86.5 502 6.3 5.6- 6.9 678 8.2 7.4- 9.0
-Davidson County 206 170 82.7 75.6-88.0 16 8.7 4.8-15.2 20 8.6 5.4-13.7
GENDER
Male 73 66 91.6 82.8-96.1 4 5.3 1.9-13.8 3 3.1 1.0- 9.4
Female 133 104 75.3 64.9-83.4 12 11.5 5.6-21.9 17 13.2 7.9-21.3
RACE
White 185 152 82.6 75.1-88.2 15 8.8 4.7-15.9 18 8.6 5.1-14.0
Other 21 18 83.4 57.9-94.8 1 7.5 1.1-38.1 2 9.1 2.2-31.0
AGE
18-44 72 48 68.2 54.5-79.3 12 18.3 9.5-32.5 12 13.5 7.5-23.2
45+ 133 121 92.0 85.1-95.8 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8 8 5.6 2.4-12.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 117 99 83.7 73.3-90.6 9 10.6 4.8-21.6 9 5.7 2.8-11.2
Some College + 89 71 81.4 70.9-88.7 7 6.2 2.8-13.2 11 12.4 6.5-22.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 93 78 83.1 70.3-91.1 8 11.3 4.5-25.5 7 5.6 2.6-11.7
$50,000+ 55 44 80.8 66.8-89.8 5 8.4 3.4-19.1 6 10.8 4.5-24.0

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*Asked only of respondents that have ever had blood test for high sugar/diabetes and answered NO to diabetes core question

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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