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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Diabetes Control

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,653 129 5.4 4.3- 6.8 2,524 94.6 93.2-95.7
-Mecklenburg County 85 9 17.5 8.5-32.7 76 82.5 67.3-91.5
GENDER
Male 40 6 20.7 9.5-39.3 34 79.3 60.7-90.5
Female 45 3 13.5 2.8-46.0 42 86.5 54.0-97.2
RACE
White 52 4 11.0 3.9-27.5 48 89.0 72.5-96.1
Other 33 5 24.0 9.4-49.0 28 76.0 51.0-90.6
AGE
18-44 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
45+ 81 9 18.7 9.1-34.6 72 81.3 65.4-90.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 29 2 7.0 1.3-29.6 27 93.0 70.4-98.7
Some College + 55 7 24.1 11.1-44.7 48 75.9 55.3-88.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 6 14.9 6.1-31.8 45 85.1 68.2-93.9
$50,000+ 24 3 26.4 8.4-58.2 21 73.6 41.8-91.6

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline diabetes

^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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