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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 245 218 89.0 83.7-92.7 11 4.8 2.5- 9.0 16 6.2 3.6-10.5
GENDER
Male 85 78 92.0 83.6-96.3 3 3.8 1.2-11.5 4 4.2 1.5-11.2
Female 160 140 86.3 78.5-91.5 8 5.7 2.6-12.0 12 8.0 4.2-14.8
RACE
White 153 137 90.3 83.4-94.5 6 3.9 1.5- 9.5 10 5.9 2.9-11.7
Other 91 80 86.7 76.7-92.8 5 6.4 2.6-15.1 6 6.9 2.9-15.4
AGE
18-44 109 94 86.2 77.7-91.8 6 5.5 2.4-12.2 9 8.3 4.2-15.8
45+ 134 123 94.1 88.9-96.9 4 2.3 0.8- 6.5 7 3.7 1.6- 8.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 75 89.6 79.9-95.0 3 2.3 0.7- 7.4 6 8.1 3.4-17.9
Some College + 161 143 88.6 81.7-93.2 8 6.2 2.9-12.4 10 5.2 2.6-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 121 88.9 81.1-93.7 8 5.9 2.7-12.6 7 5.2 2.2-11.5
$50,000+ 89 78 87.1 77.4-93.0 3 4.0 1.3-12.2 8 8.8 4.2-17.6

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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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