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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITE FEMALES

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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%)
TOTAL 7,053 630 8.4 7.6- 9.2 102 1.4 1.1- 1.7 6,223 89.0 88.1-89.9 98 1.2 1.0- 1.5
AGE
18-24 315 8 2.6 0.9- 6.9 7 2.0 0.8- 4.5 297 94.8 90.6-97.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
25-34 968 25 2.1 1.4- 3.3 27 2.2 1.5- 3.4 907 95.0 93.4-96.2 9 0.7 0.3- 1.4
35-44 1,237 25 1.5 1.0- 2.4 41 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,161 95.1 93.7-96.2 10 0.8 0.4- 1.5
45-54 1,323 96 8.4 6.5-10.7 17 1.4 0.8- 2.3 1,194 89.2 86.7-91.2 16 1.1 0.6- 2.0
55-64 1,233 152 12.3 10.2-14.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 1,056 85.5 82.9-87.8 21 1.6 0.9- 2.8
65-74 1,040 181 17.3 14.6-20.3 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6 832 80.3 77.1-83.1 24 2.3 1.4- 3.6
75+ 903 141 17.4 14.5-20.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5 744 80.6 77.1-83.7 15 1.6 0.9- 2.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 914 176 19.1 16.1-22.5 6 1.0 0.4- 2.5 704 76.5 72.8-79.8 28 3.4 2.2- 5.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,082 216 10.2 8.6-12.0 23 1.0 0.6- 1.5 1,809 87.4 85.6-89.1 34 1.4 0.9- 2.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,876 138 6.8 5.5- 8.3 30 1.5 1.0- 2.3 1,687 90.9 89.3-92.4 21 0.8 0.5- 1.3
College Graduate 2,173 99 4.3 3.4- 5.5 43 1.8 1.3- 2.5 2,016 93.3 91.9-94.4 15 0.6 0.3- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 744 134 19.3 15.8-23.2 8 1.1 0.5- 2.4 584 77.6 73.5-81.2 18 2.1 1.2- 3.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,099 137 13.3 11.0-16.1 16 1.3 0.7- 2.4 920 82.8 79.8-85.4 26 2.6 1.7- 4.0
$25,000- 34,999 782 73 9.5 7.2-12.4 10 1.6 0.8- 3.2 690 88.1 85.0-90.7 9 0.8 0.4- 1.6
$35,000- 49,999 910 44 4.6 3.2- 6.5 15 1.5 0.9- 2.6 841 92.9 90.7-94.6 10 1.0 0.5- 2.2
$50,000-74,999 880 38 4.2 2.9- 6.0 16 1.6 0.9- 2.9 820 93.6 91.5-95.2 6 0.6 0.2- 1.3
$75,000+ 1,009 24 2.4 1.5- 4.0 24 2.1 1.3- 3.3 955 94.8 92.8-96.2 6 0.7 0.3- 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,323 414 17.6 15.7-19.7 25 1.0 0.6- 1.6 1,821 78.9 76.7-80.9 63 2.5 1.8- 3.3
No 4,587 206 4.2 3.5- 4.9 75 1.6 1.2- 2.0 4,272 93.6 92.7-94.4 34 0.6 0.4- 1.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 5 4.1 1.6-10.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5 93 95.2 89.1-98.0 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 6,930 625 8.5 7.7- 9.3 100 1.4 1.1- 1.7 6,107 88.9 88.0-89.8 98 1.2 1.0- 1.6
Currently Serving 20 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.3 0.4-20.7 19 96.7 79.3-99.6 0 0.0 . - .

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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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