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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Screening-WHITE MALES

How long has it been since you had your last blood test for high sugar or diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Past 3 years 3 to 5 years 5+ years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2,163 1,889 87.4 85.6-89.0 142 6.4 5.3- 7.7 132 6.2 5.1- 7.6
AGE
18-24 65 52 81.5 69.0-89.7 6 10.2 4.3-22.3 7 8.3 3.7-17.5
25-34 265 210 79.6 73.1-84.8 22 8.6 5.4-13.5 33 11.8 7.9-17.4
35-44 416 346 83.6 78.8-87.4 41 8.8 6.2-12.5 29 7.6 4.9-11.7
45-54 464 411 88.5 84.4-91.6 30 6.8 4.4-10.3 23 4.7 2.9- 7.5
55-64 444 400 90.7 87.1-93.4 21 3.8 2.3- 6.2 23 5.4 3.4- 8.6
65-74 325 302 93.0 88.8-95.7 12 3.7 1.9- 7.0 11 3.3 1.5- 6.9
75+ 179 164 90.5 83.8-94.6 9 5.6 2.6-11.8 6 3.9 1.7- 8.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 250 212 82.7 75.8-87.9 18 8.1 4.9-13.3 20 9.2 5.3-15.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 589 519 89.3 86.1-91.8 41 5.9 4.1- 8.3 29 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Some Post-H.S. 552 477 86.7 83.0-89.7 36 5.7 4.0- 8.2 39 7.5 5.2-10.7
College Graduate 771 680 87.8 84.6-90.4 47 6.7 4.8- 9.4 44 5.5 3.8- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 139 118 86.6 79.0-91.8 9 6.9 3.4-13.7 12 6.5 3.3-12.2
$15,000- 24,999 231 197 83.5 76.6-88.6 18 7.7 4.6-12.5 16 8.9 5.0-15.2
$25,000- 34,999 239 203 86.5 80.8-90.6 20 8.1 5.0-13.0 16 5.4 3.0- 9.4
$35,000- 49,999 372 324 86.8 81.8-90.5 27 6.4 4.0-10.0 21 6.9 4.1-11.2
$50,000-74,999 384 336 87.8 83.5-91.1 24 5.6 3.5- 8.9 24 6.6 4.2-10.2
$75,000+ 435 387 88.9 85.0-91.9 27 6.2 4.0- 9.4 21 4.9 3.0- 7.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 633 567 88.2 84.5-91.0 34 5.8 3.9- 8.5 32 6.1 4.0- 9.1
No 1,461 1,262 87.1 84.9-89.0 106 6.8 5.4- 8.4 93 6.2 4.8- 7.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 813 741 91.3 88.7-93.3 36 4.1 2.8- 5.9 36 4.6 3.2- 6.7
Non-Veteran 1,294 1,102 85.2 82.7-87.4 100 7.7 6.1- 9.6 92 7.1 5.6- 9.1
Currently Serving 50 40 81.1 66.3-90.4 6 10.3 4.2-23.1 4 8.6 3.0-22.4

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*Asked only of respondents that have ever had blood test for high sugar/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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