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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,292 911 69.9 66.3-73.4 381 30.1 26.6-33.7
AGE
18-24 51 30 62.8 45.0-77.6 21 37.2 22.4-55.0
25-34 193 128 71.2 63.0-78.2 65 28.8 21.8-37.0
35-44 253 169 63.5 55.2-71.1 84 36.5 28.9-44.8
45-54 288 198 69.1 61.9-75.4 90 30.9 24.6-38.1
55-64 216 165 77.4 70.3-83.2 51 22.6 16.8-29.7
65-74 162 122 76.0 66.9-83.3 40 24.0 16.7-33.1
75+ 111 86 81.3 70.5-88.8 25 18.7 11.2-29.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 207 135 69.8 61.2-77.2 72 30.2 22.8-38.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 430 295 68.0 61.4-73.9 135 32.0 26.1-38.6
Some Post-H.S. 345 234 65.5 58.3-72.0 111 34.5 28.0-41.7
College Graduate 308 245 77.6 69.7-84.0 63 22.4 16.0-30.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 222 140 64.3 55.9-71.9 82 35.7 28.1-44.1
$15,000- 24,999 295 206 71.6 64.2-78.0 89 28.4 22.0-35.8
$25,000- 34,999 170 120 68.5 57.7-77.6 50 31.5 22.4-42.3
$35,000- 49,999 166 131 79.6 70.7-86.4 35 20.4 13.6-29.3
$50,000-74,999 146 108 70.8 59.3-80.1 38 29.2 19.9-40.7
$75,000+ 119 89 68.0 54.7-78.8 30 32.0 21.2-45.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 433 315 71.2 64.8-76.8 118 28.8 23.2-35.2
No 797 560 70.2 65.5-74.4 237 29.8 25.6-34.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 49 31 66.7 46.6-82.1 18 33.3 17.9-53.4
Non-Veteran 1,243 880 70.1 66.4-73.6 363 29.9 26.4-33.6

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

This question was asked only of those who did not have 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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