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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Diabetes

A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3-4 times 5+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,614 241 15.0 12.9-17.4 361 23.9 21.3-26.8 762 45.7 42.7-48.8 124 7.3 5.8- 9.0 126 8.1 6.6- 9.8
-Cabarrus County 38 8 18.5 8.6-35.3 12 34.2 20.0-52.0 14 38.1 23.1-55.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 9.2 3.1-24.2
GENDER
Male 20 4 18.2 5.9-44.1 6 35.8 17.2-60.0 6 30.2 13.8-53.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 15.9 5.3-38.7
Female 18 4 18.9 6.8-42.5 6 32.1 14.0-58.0 8 49.0 25.6-72.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 29 6 18.9 7.6-39.6 11 43.6 25.7-63.2 10 33.6 18.4-53.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.9 1.0-14.8
Other 8 1 8.6 1.1-44.0 1 9.6 1.3-47.2 4 55.8 21.8-85.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 26.0 5.9-66.2
AGE
18-44 3 1 31.4 3.9-83.6 1 38.7 5.4-87.5 1 29.9 3.7-82.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 35 7 17.3 7.5-35.1 11 33.8 19.2-52.4 13 38.9 23.1-57.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 10.0 3.4-26.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 20 2 6.8 1.5-25.4 8 43.9 23.2-67.1 8 43.1 22.4-66.5 0 0.0 . - . 2 6.2 1.5-22.8
Some College + 18 6 34.1 14.7-60.8 4 21.3 7.8-46.6 6 31.5 13.8-56.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.1 2.9-43.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 24 6 24.4 10.2-47.8 7 30.1 14.2-52.8 8 37.5 19.0-60.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 8.0 2.5-23.3
$50,000+ 6 0 0.0 . - . 3 50.3 16.6-83.7 2 27.9 6.5-68.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 21.8 3.1-70.6

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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