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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

Diabetes Screening

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%)
North Carolina 8,042 6,862 85.6 84.6-86.5 502 6.3 5.6- 6.9 678 8.2 7.4- 9.0
-Robeson County 178 156 89.4 83.9-93.2 8 4.5 2.2- 9.1 14 6.1 3.4-10.5
GENDER
Male 52 46 90.9 80.6-96.0 4 5.7 2.1-14.8 2 3.4 0.8-12.9
Female 126 110 88.5 81.1-93.2 4 3.8 1.3-10.1 12 7.8 4.2-13.9
RACE
White 75 67 90.9 81.7-95.7 4 5.7 2.0-15.0 4 3.4 1.2- 9.3
Other 102 89 89.6 82.1-94.1 3 2.5 0.8- 7.7 10 7.9 4.1-14.9
AGE
18-44 62 54 89.6 79.7-95.0 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 7 8.8 4.0-18.3
45+ 116 102 89.3 81.8-93.9 7 6.3 2.9-13.0 7 4.5 2.0- 9.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 93 92.0 84.8-96.0 5 4.3 1.7-10.4 4 3.7 1.3-10.0
Some College + 76 63 85.8 75.8-92.1 3 4.9 1.6-14.2 10 9.4 4.8-17.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 110 95 88.4 80.8-93.2 5 4.1 1.6-10.1 10 7.5 3.8-14.2
$50,000+ 23 19 87.9 68.8-96.0 1 5.1 0.7-28.9 3 7.0 2.0-21.6

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*Asked only of respondents that have ever had blood test for high sugar/diabetes and answered NO to diabetes core question

^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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