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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, boderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,044 1,559 9.6 9.0-10.1 137 0.7 0.6- 0.9 13,170 88.7 88.1-89.3 178 1.0 0.8- 1.2
-Mecklenburg County 643 46 6.9 4.9- 9.6 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9 590 92.1 89.3-94.2 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4
GENDER
Male 250 17 7.1 4.1-11.7 0 0.0 . - . 231 92.3 87.6-95.3 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7
Female 393 29 6.7 4.4-10.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7 359 91.9 88.1-94.5 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5
RACE
White 443 32 6.9 4.8- 9.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 407 92.5 89.4-94.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0
Other 195 14 6.9 3.4-13.5 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 178 91.2 84.5-95.2 2 1.0 0.2- 4.0
AGE
18-44 322 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2 2 0.7 0.1- 3.4 314 97.5 94.6-98.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
45+ 319 41 13.1 9.2-18.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 274 85.8 80.5-89.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 20 9.9 5.7-16.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 162 89.1 82.1-93.6 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 459 26 5.5 3.6- 8.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.6 427 93.4 90.5-95.5 4 0.7 0.2- 2.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 266 21 8.0 4.6-13.5 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5 240 90.4 84.8-94.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
$50,000+ 245 12 5.0 2.8- 8.8 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 231 94.0 90.0-96.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6

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^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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