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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 594 66 12.0 8.8-16.1 528 88.0 83.9-91.2
GENDER
Males 187 29 17.7 11.6-26.0 158 82.3 74.0-88.4
Females 407 37 7.5 5.0-11.1 370 92.5 88.9-95.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 6 0 0.0 . - . 6 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 586 66 12.1 8.9-16.2 520 87.9 83.8-91.1
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 10 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .
35-44 63 7 14.2 6.0-30.0 56 85.8 70.0-94.0
45-54 122 14 14.1 7.6-24.7 108 85.9 75.3-92.4
55-64 164 15 8.2 4.4-14.7 149 91.8 85.3-95.6
65-74 142 20 17.2 10.1-27.8 122 82.8 72.2-89.9
75+ 84 10 11.5 4.8-25.1 74 88.5 74.9-95.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 150 20 14.3 8.3-23.4 130 85.7 76.6-91.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 211 26 12.8 8.0-20.0 185 87.2 80.0-92.0
Some Post-H.S. 124 11 10.4 4.6-21.8 113 89.6 78.2-95.4
College Graduate 107 8 9.6 4.0-21.3 99 90.4 78.7-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 139 25 19.4 11.7-30.4 114 80.6 69.6-88.3
$15,000- 24,999 130 13 9.9 4.8-19.5 117 90.1 80.5-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 73 10 19.3 10.0-34.1 63 80.7 65.9-90.0
$35,000- 49,999 64 5 13.9 5.3-31.9 59 86.1 68.1-94.7
$50,000-74,999 44 5 11.8 3.4-33.7 39 88.2 66.3-96.6
$75,000+ 52 2 2.7 0.6-11.5 50 97.3 88.5-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 344 52 16.9 12.0-23.3 292 83.1 76.7-88.0
No 242 14 5.8 3.0-11.2 228 94.2 88.8-97.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 73 7 9.9 4.3-21.3 66 90.1 78.7-95.7
Non-Veteran 521 59 12.4 8.9-17.1 462 87.6 82.9-91.1

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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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