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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 574 409 67.6 62.3-72.4 165 32.4 27.6-37.7
GENDER
Male 225 166 66.8 58.5-74.2 59 33.2 25.8-41.5
Female 349 243 68.3 61.6-74.2 106 31.7 25.8-38.4
RACE
White 391 271 67.3 61.3-72.8 120 32.7 27.2-38.7
Other 181 136 67.7 58.1-76.0 45 32.3 24.0-41.9
AGE
18-44 192 124 62.1 53.6-69.9 68 37.9 30.1-46.4
45+ 373 277 73.8 68.3-78.6 96 26.2 21.4-31.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 111 70.5 59.5-79.6 39 29.5 20.4-40.5
Some College + 421 296 66.1 60.2-71.6 125 33.9 28.4-39.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 147 64.2 54.1-73.2 62 35.8 26.8-45.9
$50,000+ 283 199 68.0 61.4-74.0 84 32.0 26.0-38.6

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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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