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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 409 42 7.3 5.2-10.2 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9 356 90.9 87.8-93.3 7 1.1 0.5- 2.6
GENDER
Male 160 16 5.7 3.3- 9.7 0 0.0 . - . 141 93.1 88.7-95.8 3 1.2 0.3- 4.2
Female 249 26 8.9 5.7-13.7 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8 215 88.8 83.8-92.4 4 1.0 0.3- 2.9
RACE
White 307 30 7.4 4.9-11.0 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7 269 91.3 87.6-94.0 5 0.8 0.3- 1.9
Other 102 12 7.1 3.8-13.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 87 90.1 83.1-94.3 2 1.9 0.5- 7.4
AGE
18-44 110 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 108 98.8 95.4-99.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.6
45+ 294 41 13.1 9.4-18.0 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2 244 84.7 79.6-88.7 6 1.6 0.6- 4.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 21 10.6 6.5-16.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 109 87.5 80.9-92.0 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6
Some College + 274 21 5.8 3.5- 9.3 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 247 92.6 88.7-95.2 4 1.1 0.4- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 25 10.1 6.4-15.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.0 141 86.2 79.9-90.8 4 2.2 0.8- 6.4
$50,000+ 185 13 5.9 3.3-10.4 0 0.0 . - . 170 93.7 89.3-96.4 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5

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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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