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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Screening-WHITE FEMALES

Have you ever had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,995 3,991 65.6 64.1-67.1 2,004 34.4 32.9-35.9
AGE
18-24 293 136 46.2 39.3-53.3 157 53.8 46.7-60.7
25-34 893 523 57.4 53.5-61.3 370 42.6 38.7-46.5
35-44 1,139 723 63.8 60.3-67.1 416 36.2 32.9-39.7
45-54 1,153 805 70.3 67.0-73.4 348 29.7 26.6-33.0
55-64 1,019 729 71.9 68.3-75.1 290 28.1 24.9-31.7
65-74 790 578 72.6 68.7-76.2 212 27.4 23.8-31.3
75+ 679 481 69.0 64.3-73.3 198 31.0 26.7-35.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 685 478 68.7 64.0-73.0 207 31.3 27.0-36.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,734 1,142 64.7 61.9-67.5 592 35.3 32.5-38.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,638 1,124 67.8 64.9-70.5 514 32.2 29.5-35.1
College Graduate 1,931 1,246 63.8 61.1-66.4 685 36.2 33.6-38.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 564 394 68.8 63.7-73.5 170 31.2 26.5-36.3
$15,000- 24,999 893 580 65.3 61.3-69.0 313 34.7 31.0-38.7
$25,000- 34,999 662 430 64.3 59.6-68.8 232 35.7 31.2-40.4
$35,000- 49,999 811 547 67.2 63.2-71.0 264 32.8 29.0-36.8
$50,000-74,999 799 546 67.4 63.3-71.2 253 32.6 28.8-36.7
$75,000+ 916 610 64.4 60.6-68.1 306 35.6 31.9-39.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,758 1,295 73.2 70.5-75.8 463 26.8 24.2-29.5
No 4,118 2,634 63.1 61.3-64.9 1,484 36.9 35.1-38.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 91 69 72.0 59.3-81.9 22 28.0 18.1-40.7
Non-Veteran 5,881 3,907 65.5 64.0-67.0 1,974 34.5 33.0-36.0
Currently Serving 19 12 75.5 50.9-90.2 7 24.5 9.8-49.1

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*Asked of all respondents that answered NO to diabetes Core question: Have you ever been told by a doctor that you have diabetes?

^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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