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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 223 193 89.3 84.4-92.7 11 3.8 2.0- 7.1 19 7.0 4.3-11.2
GENDER
Male 82 74 91.9 83.9-96.1 3 3.0 0.9- 9.4 5 5.1 2.0-12.4
Female 141 119 86.6 79.8-91.4 8 4.6 2.2- 9.2 14 8.8 5.0-14.9
RACE
White 187 158 87.7 82.2-91.7 11 4.6 2.4- 8.5 18 7.7 4.6-12.5
Other 36 35 96.5 78.8-99.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 3.5 0.5-21.2
AGE
18-44 87 71 86.7 78.1-92.3 6 4.8 2.0-11.1 10 8.5 4.3-16.2
45+ 136 122 91.7 86.1-95.2 5 2.8 1.1- 6.8 9 5.5 2.7-10.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 86 89.1 81.9-93.7 5 3.7 1.5- 8.7 10 7.2 3.6-13.7
Some College + 122 107 89.3 82.0-93.9 6 3.9 1.6- 9.3 9 6.8 3.3-13.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 127 110 89.3 82.5-93.7 5 3.6 1.4- 9.2 12 7.1 3.8-12.8
$50,000+ 73 63 88.9 79.4-94.3 3 2.6 0.8- 8.1 7 8.5 3.9-17.9

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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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