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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 229 202 86.4 78.4-91.7 11 4.6 2.4- 8.5 16 9.0 4.5-17.4
GENDER
Male 86 79 86.2 69.8-94.4 5 5.9 2.3-14.0 2 8.0 1.8-28.6
Female 143 123 86.6 78.2-92.0 6 3.5 1.5- 7.9 14 10.0 5.2-18.3
RACE
White 201 180 86.7 77.7-92.5 9 4.1 2.0- 8.2 12 9.2 4.2-18.9
Other 27 21 83.5 62.3-93.9 2 8.0 1.8-29.4 4 8.6 2.5-25.4
AGE
18-44 86 68 78.0 64.0-87.6 7 6.6 3.0-14.0 11 15.4 7.0-30.3
45+ 143 134 95.1 90.3-97.6 4 2.4 0.8- 6.8 5 2.4 0.9- 6.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 129 112 82.9 69.8-91.1 6 4.6 1.9-10.8 11 12.5 5.3-26.6
Some College + 100 90 90.9 83.4-95.2 5 4.5 1.8-10.9 5 4.6 1.8-10.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 119 101 83.6 73.5-90.4 8 7.2 3.4-14.5 10 9.2 4.2-19.1
$50,000+ 74 69 94.1 85.6-97.7 3 3.5 1.0-11.8 2 2.4 0.6- 9.2

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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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