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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,899 175 7.2 5.9- 8.9 1,724 92.8 91.1-94.1
GENDER
Males 577 63 8.1 5.8-11.3 514 91.9 88.7-94.2
Females 1,322 112 6.5 5.2- 8.2 1,210 93.5 91.8-94.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 1 2.3 0.3-15.7 19 97.7 84.3-99.7
Non-Hispanic 1,869 174 7.3 6.0- 9.0 1,695 92.7 91.0-94.0
AGE
18-24 82 4 2.2 0.7- 7.1 78 97.8 92.9-99.3
25-34 264 10 3.1 1.5- 6.3 254 96.9 93.7-98.5
35-44 372 30 7.5 4.8-11.5 342 92.5 88.5-95.2
45-54 440 40 8.0 4.9-12.7 400 92.0 87.3-95.1
55-64 334 47 15.2 10.3-21.8 287 84.8 78.2-89.7
65-74 225 24 12.3 7.8-18.9 201 87.7 81.1-92.2
75+ 160 17 7.9 4.7-13.1 143 92.1 86.9-95.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 301 25 5.2 3.2- 8.4 276 94.8 91.6-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 669 66 8.1 5.7-11.3 603 91.9 88.7-94.3
Some Post-H.S. 493 47 7.8 5.5-11.1 446 92.2 88.9-94.5
College Graduate 432 37 6.3 3.9-10.0 395 93.7 90.0-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 304 25 10.8 6.3-18.0 279 89.2 82.0-93.7
$15,000- 24,999 399 33 6.4 4.0-10.0 366 93.6 90.0-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 251 29 8.3 5.2-12.9 222 91.7 87.1-94.8
$35,000- 49,999 273 20 6.6 3.9-11.1 253 93.4 88.9-96.1
$50,000-74,999 225 21 4.9 2.9- 8.0 204 95.1 92.0-97.1
$75,000+ 207 20 7.1 4.0-12.1 187 92.9 87.9-96.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 651 82 12.5 9.1-16.9 569 87.5 83.1-90.9
No 1,152 88 5.1 3.9- 6.7 1,064 94.9 93.3-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 244 32 12.9 8.2-19.8 212 87.1 80.2-91.8
Non-Veteran 1,655 143 6.2 4.9- 7.7 1,512 93.8 92.3-95.1

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(formerly Diabetes Screening).

^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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