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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Screening-WHITE MALES

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 3,527 2,209 62.2 60.2-64.1 1,318 37.8 35.9-39.8
AGE
18-24 196 68 31.2 24.1-39.2 128 68.8 60.8-75.9
25-34 577 270 45.8 40.9-50.7 307 54.2 49.3-59.1
35-44 738 420 58.7 54.5-62.8 318 41.3 37.2-45.5
45-54 684 468 68.3 63.8-72.4 216 31.7 27.6-36.2
55-64 640 452 72.8 68.5-76.7 188 27.2 23.3-31.5
65-74 423 334 79.5 74.7-83.5 89 20.5 16.5-25.3
75+ 261 191 73.3 66.2-79.4 70 26.7 20.6-33.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 421 260 59.4 53.6-65.0 161 40.6 35.0-46.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 962 601 61.9 58.1-65.5 361 38.1 34.5-41.9
Some Post-H.S. 879 559 64.1 60.2-67.8 320 35.9 32.2-39.8
College Graduate 1,260 788 62.1 58.7-65.3 472 37.9 34.7-41.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 213 142 66.1 57.5-73.8 71 33.9 26.2-42.5
$15,000- 24,999 395 241 60.3 54.2-66.1 154 39.7 33.9-45.8
$25,000- 34,999 424 246 56.7 51.0-62.2 178 43.3 37.8-49.0
$35,000- 49,999 572 373 66.3 61.5-70.8 199 33.7 29.2-38.5
$50,000-74,999 583 389 66.1 61.4-70.5 194 33.9 29.5-38.6
$75,000+ 706 443 63.7 59.4-67.7 263 36.3 32.3-40.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 934 652 69.1 65.4-72.5 282 30.9 27.5-34.6
No 2,467 1,486 59.9 57.5-62.3 981 40.1 37.7-42.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,174 830 72.2 69.1-75.2 344 27.8 24.8-30.9
Non-Veteran 2,260 1,323 57.5 54.9-59.9 937 42.5 40.1-45.1
Currently Serving 83 50 60.3 48.1-71.4 33 39.7 28.6-51.9

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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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