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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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.^
In the past three years More than 3 years to 5 years More than 5 years
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,369 8,255 87.9 86.9-88.7 484 5.6 4.9- 6.3 630 6.6 5.9- 7.3
-Cabarrus County 214 191 90.8 85.7-94.3 11 4.8 2.3- 9.7 12 4.4 2.5- 7.6
GENDER
Male 73 69 96.6 91.0-98.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.8
Female 141 122 86.3 78.0-91.8 9 7.3 3.2-15.6 10 6.5 3.5-11.8
RACE
White 183 161 89.5 83.5-93.5 11 5.7 2.7-11.5 11 4.8 2.6- 8.5
Other 30 29 97.6 84.7-99.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.4 0.3-15.3
AGE
18-44 74 64 88.4 77.8-94.3 5 7.5 2.8-18.6 5 4.1 1.7- 9.8
45+ 139 126 92.6 87.3-95.8 6 2.7 1.1- 6.3 7 4.6 2.2- 9.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 88 81 94.3 87.9-97.4 4 3.1 1.1- 8.7 3 2.6 0.8- 8.0
Some College + 126 110 88.3 80.2-93.4 7 6.0 2.4-14.4 9 5.6 2.9-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 102 90 90.0 82.6-94.5 7 5.6 2.5-12.0 5 4.4 1.8-10.4
$50,000+ 83 74 89.7 79.2-95.2 4 5.9 1.8-17.6 5 4.4 1.8-10.4

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*This question was asked only of respondents with NO diabetes who ever had a blood sugar test

^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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