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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 241 212 89.5 84.8-92.9 13 5.8 3.3- 9.9 16 4.7 2.8- 7.9
GENDER
Male 89 85 95.5 88.2-98.3 4 4.5 1.7-11.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 152 127 84.9 77.8-90.0 9 6.7 3.4-12.8 16 8.3 4.9-13.8
RACE
White 216 189 88.5 83.2-92.2 13 6.6 3.8-11.3 14 4.9 2.8- 8.5
Other 25 23 96.7 86.7-99.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.3 0.8-13.3
AGE
18-44 92 76 87.3 79.5-92.4 9 8.2 4.2-15.4 7 4.5 2.0- 9.7
45+ 147 134 91.7 85.5-95.4 4 3.2 1.1- 8.9 9 5.1 2.5- 9.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 101 90.9 83.9-95.0 3 3.1 1.0- 9.4 9 6.0 3.0-11.7
Some College + 127 110 88.0 80.8-92.8 10 8.4 4.5-15.4 7 3.5 1.6- 7.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 141 119 87.5 80.9-92.0 8 5.6 2.7-11.3 14 6.9 3.9-11.8
$50,000+ 71 65 91.5 82.1-96.2 4 5.9 2.2-15.0 2 2.5 0.6- 9.8

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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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