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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,966 531 30.0 27.0-33.1 1,435 70.0 66.9-73.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 491 170 40.3 34.2-46.7 321 59.7 53.3-65.8
GENDER
Males 150 55 41.4 31.3-52.2 95 58.6 47.8-68.7
Females 341 115 39.4 32.1-47.3 226 60.6 52.7-67.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 5 2 49.1 13.1-86.0 3 50.9 14.0-86.9
Non-Hispanic 484 168 40.4 34.2-46.9 316 59.6 53.1-65.8
AGE
25-34 8 3 61.8 26.3-88.0 5 38.2 12.0-73.7
35-44 42 17 49.5 31.5-67.6 25 50.5 32.4-68.5
45-54 97 32 38.5 25.0-54.0 65 61.5 46.0-75.0
55-64 131 44 37.2 26.4-49.4 87 62.8 50.6-73.6
65-74 128 41 33.2 23.3-44.7 87 66.8 55.3-76.7
75+ 81 31 41.8 28.7-56.2 50 58.2 43.8-71.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 143 64 48.2 38.4-58.0 79 51.8 42.0-61.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 169 56 44.9 34.5-55.8 113 55.1 44.2-65.5
Some Post-H.S. 94 28 30.4 19.0-44.9 66 69.6 55.1-81.0
College Graduate 83 21 33.5 19.4-51.3 62 66.5 48.7-80.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 129 51 44.2 32.8-56.3 78 55.8 43.7-67.2
$15,000- 24,999 111 46 46.9 33.1-61.2 65 53.1 38.8-66.9
$25,000- 34,999 54 14 28.1 15.6-45.2 40 71.9 54.8-84.4
$35,000- 49,999 52 17 39.9 24.0-58.3 35 60.1 41.7-76.0
$50,000-74,999 28 8 42.0 21.3-65.9 20 58.0 34.1-78.7
$75,000+ 34 10 45.2 24.8-67.4 24 54.8 32.6-75.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 299 123 46.6 38.6-54.8 176 53.4 45.2-61.4
No 179 44 31.9 22.7-42.7 135 68.1 57.3-77.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 51 17 39.0 23.8-56.7 34 61.0 43.3-76.2
Non-Veteran 440 153 40.5 33.9-47.4 287 59.5 52.6-66.1

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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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