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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,031 779 77.0 73.7-79.9 97 8.8 6.9-11.1 81 7.1 5.5- 9.2 74 7.1 5.4- 9.3
GENDER
Male 421 308 74.7 69.6-79.2 43 9.0 6.3-12.8 34 7.9 5.4-11.3 36 8.4 5.8-12.1
Female 610 471 79.4 75.2-83.0 54 8.6 6.3-11.6 47 6.4 4.5- 8.9 38 5.7 3.8- 8.5
AGE
18-24 10 8 92.6 68.4-98.6 1 4.8 0.6-31.0 1 2.6 0.3-19.1 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 31 23 76.3 56.4-88.9 2 9.7 2.4-32.1 2 5.6 1.2-22.0 4 8.4 2.7-23.1
35-44 60 39 72.5 58.4-83.1 8 9.7 4.5-19.6 3 2.8 0.7-10.6 10 15.0 7.6-27.6
45-54 168 117 70.5 61.5-78.0 18 9.7 5.7-16.1 19 10.8 6.4-17.7 14 9.0 4.8-16.2
55-64 269 198 73.9 66.8-79.8 32 13.6 9.0-20.0 19 5.5 3.2- 9.2 20 7.1 4.1-11.8
65-74 281 224 81.8 75.9-86.4 19 5.2 3.1- 8.7 20 7.2 4.4-11.4 18 5.9 3.3-10.3
75+ 208 167 83.0 76.0-88.3 16 5.2 3.0- 8.9 17 8.0 4.4-14.1 8 3.8 1.6- 8.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 174 74.8 67.9-80.7 26 7.9 5.1-12.0 30 11.0 7.1-16.7 17 6.3 3.6-10.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 334 253 76.2 70.0-81.5 28 8.2 5.1-12.9 24 7.0 4.5-10.8 29 8.6 5.4-13.4
Some Post-H.S. 232 183 78.8 71.7-84.5 18 7.5 4.5-12.3 17 6.8 3.9-11.6 14 7.0 3.7-12.9
College Graduate 216 167 78.1 70.8-83.9 25 11.9 7.5-18.3 10 4.1 1.9- 8.7 14 5.9 3.4-10.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 187 124 69.4 61.1-76.7 28 11.7 7.7-17.4 24 12.5 7.8-19.6 11 6.4 3.2-12.1
$15,000- 24,999 198 145 74.2 66.1-80.9 19 11.0 6.6-17.7 20 8.8 5.3-14.3 14 6.0 3.0-11.6
$25,000- 34,999 115 90 80.2 70.3-87.4 8 5.1 2.4-10.7 8 8.6 4.0-17.6 9 6.1 2.7-13.3
$35,000- 49,999 107 84 76.1 64.8-84.6 11 10.1 5.2-18.7 4 4.0 1.3-11.9 8 9.8 4.3-20.5
$50,000-74,999 92 75 83.8 73.9-90.5 7 7.7 3.4-16.6 7 6.4 2.7-14.2 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6
$75,000+ 72 61 80.0 65.7-89.3 5 8.1 3.0-20.5 2 3.8 0.9-14.7 4 8.0 2.7-21.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 618 437 72.9 68.4-76.9 69 9.8 7.4-12.8 71 10.7 8.2-13.9 41 6.6 4.5- 9.6
No 389 324 82.5 77.2-86.7 25 7.2 4.5-11.4 8 2.4 1.1- 5.3 32 7.9 5.2-11.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 209 160 76.8 69.1-83.0 17 8.4 4.5-15.1 17 7.8 4.6-12.9 15 7.1 3.9-12.4
Non-Veteran 820 617 77.0 73.4-80.3 80 8.9 7.0-11.4 64 7.0 5.2- 9.3 59 7.1 5.2- 9.7
Currently Serving 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 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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