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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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

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 AMERICAN FEMALES 1,322 112 6.5 5.2- 8.2 1,210 93.5 91.8-94.8
AGE
18-24 53 3 2.3 0.7- 7.9 50 97.7 92.1-99.3
25-34 197 7 3.3 1.4- 7.6 190 96.7 92.4-98.6
35-44 255 20 7.1 4.2-11.8 235 92.9 88.2-95.8
45-54 292 27 7.4 4.7-11.3 265 92.6 88.7-95.3
55-64 221 28 12.5 8.0-19.0 193 87.5 81.0-92.0
65-74 165 14 8.8 4.6-16.1 151 91.2 83.9-95.4
75+ 121 11 6.9 3.6-12.9 110 93.1 87.1-96.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 217 17 4.8 2.7- 8.3 200 95.2 91.7-97.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 436 41 8.1 5.4-11.9 395 91.9 88.1-94.6
Some Post-H.S. 349 29 6.7 4.4-10.1 320 93.3 89.9-95.6
College Graduate 317 25 5.2 3.3- 8.2 292 94.8 91.8-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 17 9.6 5.5-16.4 213 90.4 83.6-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 297 26 8.0 4.8-12.8 271 92.0 87.2-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 175 15 5.4 2.9-10.1 160 94.6 89.9-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 166 9 4.4 2.1- 8.9 157 95.6 91.1-97.9
$50,000-74,999 150 13 6.3 3.3-11.6 137 93.7 88.4-96.7
$75,000+ 123 12 5.5 2.9-10.2 111 94.5 89.8-97.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 444 48 9.4 6.6-13.2 396 90.6 86.8-93.4
No 814 61 5.5 4.1- 7.4 753 94.5 92.6-95.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 50 1 2.5 0.4-16.1 49 97.5 83.9-99.6
Non-Veteran 1,272 111 6.7 5.3- 8.4 1,161 93.3 91.6-94.7

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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