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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 250 213 86.9 81.7-90.8 16 5.9 3.4-10.1 21 7.1 4.4-11.3
GENDER
Male 77 72 92.7 82.3-97.2 2 3.0 0.6-13.5 3 4.3 1.3-13.4
Female 173 141 83.0 76.2-88.1 14 7.9 4.5-13.5 18 9.1 5.6-14.6
RACE
White 208 175 85.8 79.8-90.2 14 6.3 3.5-11.1 19 8.0 4.8-12.9
Other 42 38 92.2 79.1-97.4 2 4.4 0.9-18.6 2 3.3 0.8-13.4
AGE
18-44 97 79 87.8 80.6-92.6 7 5.4 2.4-11.7 11 6.7 3.6-12.3
45+ 153 134 86.3 78.5-91.6 9 6.3 3.0-12.8 10 7.4 3.8-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 104 84.5 76.1-90.3 10 7.3 3.5-14.3 11 8.2 4.3-15.2
Some College + 125 109 89.6 83.0-93.9 6 4.5 1.9-10.1 10 5.9 3.0-11.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 117 85.8 78.5-90.9 10 6.2 3.0-12.4 14 8.0 4.5-13.9
$50,000+ 66 59 88.9 76.6-95.1 3 5.2 1.5-16.4 4 5.9 1.9-17.0

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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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