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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
-Buncombe County 311 25 6.4 4.1- 9.8 286 93.6 90.2-95.9
GENDER
Male 115 7 4.5 2.0- 9.5 108 95.5 90.5-98.0
Female 196 18 7.9 4.6-13.1 178 92.1 86.9-95.4
RACE
White 281 22 6.3 3.9-10.0 259 93.7 90.0-96.1
Other 29 3 7.0 2.1-21.4 26 93.0 78.6-97.9
AGE
18-44 74 4 3.8 1.3-10.8 70 96.2 89.2-98.7
45+ 237 21 8.3 5.3-12.8 216 91.7 87.2-94.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 98 10 6.2 3.2-11.8 88 93.8 88.2-96.8
Some College + 213 15 6.4 3.6-11.1 198 93.6 88.9-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 16 8.3 4.8-14.1 148 91.7 85.9-95.2
$50,000+ 118 7 4.5 2.0- 9.8 111 95.5 90.2-98.0

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(formerly Diabetes Screening).

^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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