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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 395 42 6.9 4.7- 9.9 7 1.9 0.8- 4.2 340 90.5 86.9-93.1 6 0.8 0.3- 1.9
GENDER
Male 146 14 5.0 2.7- 9.1 0 0.0 . - . 132 95.0 90.9-97.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 249 28 9.1 5.8-14.0 7 4.0 1.8- 8.8 208 85.2 79.2-89.6 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0
RACE
White 224 19 6.0 3.5-10.0 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7 197 90.2 85.3-93.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.4
Other 167 22 7.5 4.5-12.3 2 1.3 0.3- 5.7 140 90.6 85.2-94.2 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
AGE
18-44 135 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.4 0.9- 6.5 129 97.4 93.4-99.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
45+ 259 42 16.4 11.6-22.6 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 210 81.0 74.6-86.1 5 1.6 0.6- 4.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 18 8.4 4.7-14.6 4 3.0 1.0- 8.9 94 87.7 80.2-92.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
Some College + 277 24 6.0 3.6- 9.6 3 1.1 0.3- 3.7 246 92.2 88.2-94.9 4 0.7 0.3- 2.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 24 6.3 3.9-10.1 4 2.2 0.7- 6.9 138 90.6 85.5-94.1 4 0.9 0.3- 2.3
$50,000+ 183 10 5.9 3.0-11.4 3 1.9 0.6- 6.0 168 91.2 85.3-94.9 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7

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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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