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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
-Forsyth County 349 237 61.0 53.9-67.6 112 39.0 32.4-46.1
GENDER
Male 137 86 52.9 42.4-63.2 51 47.1 36.8-57.6
Female 212 151 69.5 61.1-76.8 61 30.5 23.2-38.9
RACE
White 264 176 56.6 48.4-64.4 88 43.4 35.6-51.6
Other 85 61 71.3 57.8-81.9 24 28.7 18.1-42.2
AGE
18-44 107 62 49.7 38.4-61.0 45 50.3 39.0-61.6
45+ 238 172 71.2 63.9-77.5 66 28.8 22.5-36.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 70 55.8 42.0-68.7 34 44.2 31.3-58.0
Some College + 245 167 63.1 55.1-70.5 78 36.9 29.5-44.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 98 63.3 50.9-74.2 42 36.7 25.8-49.1
$50,000+ 165 113 63.0 53.4-71.7 52 37.0 28.3-46.6

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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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