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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 358 234 63.0 55.5-70.0 124 37.0 30.0-44.5
GENDER
Male 150 90 55.8 44.2-66.8 60 44.2 33.2-55.8
Female 208 144 70.0 60.9-77.7 64 30.0 22.3-39.1
RACE
White 300 195 63.2 55.4-70.4 105 36.8 29.6-44.6
Other 58 39 62.4 42.2-79.0 19 37.6 21.0-57.8
AGE
18-44 108 69 62.6 49.9-73.8 39 37.4 26.2-50.1
45+ 249 164 63.3 56.0-70.0 85 36.7 30.0-44.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 114 58.1 47.0-68.5 73 41.9 31.5-53.0
Some College + 171 120 68.5 58.7-77.0 51 31.5 23.0-41.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 119 56.1 45.0-66.5 69 43.9 33.5-55.0
$50,000+ 112 80 70.4 59.4-79.5 32 29.6 20.5-40.6

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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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