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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Diabetes

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-Alamance County 390 51 8.7 6.2-12.0 3 0.8 0.2- 2.4 336 90.6 87.1-93.2 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 121 14 6.0 3.3-10.8 0 0.0 . - . 107 94.0 89.2-96.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 269 37 10.8 7.3-15.5 3 1.4 0.4- 4.2 229 87.8 82.8-91.5 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 306 32 5.8 4.0- 8.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 273 93.8 90.9-95.8 0 0.0 . - .
Other 83 19 16.8 9.5-27.9 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 62 81.3 69.9-89.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 104 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 103 99.5 96.2-99.9 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 282 51 17.4 12.9-23.1 2 1.0 0.3- 4.0 229 81.6 75.8-86.2 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 33 11.7 7.5-17.8 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 143 87.8 81.7-92.1 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 212 18 5.3 3.2- 8.6 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 192 93.6 89.8-96.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 35 13.5 9.1-19.7 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 156 85.9 79.7-90.5 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 134 8 3.3 1.5- 6.9 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 124 95.4 91.0-97.7 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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