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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 47 2 3.6 0.9-13.4 12 28.3 14.9-47.1 25 49.1 33.2-65.2 4 7.1 2.4-18.9 4 11.9 4.0-30.6
GENDER
Male 22 1 3.3 0.5-20.7 5 16.8 6.5-37.1 11 52.8 30.6-73.9 3 11.9 3.5-33.2 2 15.1 3.3-48.3
Female 25 1 3.8 0.5-23.0 7 39.9 18.5-65.9 14 45.4 24.6-67.9 1 2.2 0.3-14.4 2 8.7 2.1-29.5
RACE
White 41 2 4.2 1.0-15.7 12 33.6 18.2-53.5 23 54.8 37.0-71.4 3 4.9 1.5-14.8 1 2.6 0.4-16.2
Other 6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 2 18.5 3.6-58.0 1 18.9 2.5-68.4 3 62.6 21.9-90.9
AGE
18-44 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 67.6 11.5-97.1 1 32.4 2.9-88.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 44 2 4.1 1.0-15.2 11 23.2 12.7-38.7 24 52.1 36.2-67.6 3 6.9 2.1-20.5 4 13.7 4.7-34.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 33 2 4.9 1.2-17.9 7 27.5 11.9-51.7 19 49.5 30.4-68.7 3 7.1 2.0-22.5 2 11.0 2.5-37.6
Some College + 14 0 0.0 . - . 5 30.5 12.2-58.2 6 48.1 23.0-74.2 1 6.9 0.9-36.4 2 14.5 3.5-43.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 33 1 2.6 0.4-16.4 9 30.9 14.6-53.8 17 44.8 26.7-64.3 3 7.9 2.3-23.8 3 13.9 4.0-38.2
$50,000+ 4 1 21.6 2.8-72.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 78.4 27.2-97.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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