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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,849 117 11.3 8.9-14.2 553 34.9 31.7-38.1 542 27.3 24.7-30.1 637 26.5 24.1-29.1
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 305 23 12.1 7.1-19.9 113 40.8 33.1-49.0 93 27.9 21.8-34.9 76 19.2 14.4-25.1
AGE
18-34 6 5 90.0 49.0-98.8 1 10.0 1.2-51.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 25 7 36.0 16.6-61.4 18 64.0 38.6-83.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 63 6 4.0 1.6- 9.8 47 74.8 58.1-86.4 10 21.2 10.4-38.3 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 80 3 3.9 1.1-13.0 24 39.3 25.0-55.9 46 51.5 36.7-66.1 7 5.2 2.4-11.1
65-74 82 2 4.0 0.7-19.6 14 18.4 9.7-32.2 26 33.9 21.8-48.6 40 43.6 31.2-56.9
75+ 47 0 0.0 . - . 7 12.7 5.6-26.4 11 26.3 13.2-45.5 29 60.9 42.9-76.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 81 6 5.8 2.1-15.3 23 25.7 16.4-37.9 24 38.4 25.7-52.9 28 30.1 19.8-42.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 101 9 13.9 6.9-26.1 36 44.3 32.0-57.4 29 21.3 13.5-32.0 27 20.5 12.6-31.4
Some Post-H.S. 60 5 10.2 3.5-26.4 27 46.6 29.2-64.8 23 33.6 19.8-50.9 5 9.7 2.8-28.6
College Graduate 63 3 17.9 5.2-46.7 27 44.4 26.9-63.4 17 20.6 11.2-34.9 16 17.1 9.3-29.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 82 8 10.3 4.7-21.2 25 36.8 23.2-52.8 30 33.1 21.6-47.0 19 19.8 11.3-32.4
$15,000- 24,999 76 6 14.7 5.8-32.5 26 44.7 29.4-61.2 25 23.1 14.1-35.4 19 17.5 10.1-28.5
$25,000- 34,999 34 3 17.9 6.1-42.5 16 35.8 20.1-55.3 7 24.7 9.8-49.7 8 21.6 10.1-40.3
$35,000- 49,999 27 2 5.1 0.8-25.2 13 50.9 26.1-75.2 8 38.2 17.6-64.2 4 5.9 1.9-16.9
$50,000-74,999 15 1 2.6 0.3-17.4 9 55.4 27.2-80.4 5 42.0 17.7-71.0 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 18 2 25.9 4.9-70.2 8 52.0 21.9-80.8 6 16.8 6.0-38.8 2 5.3 1.0-23.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 183 13 9.2 4.9-16.7 65 43.0 32.8-53.8 55 25.1 18.1-33.8 50 22.7 15.9-31.3
No 117 10 16.4 7.4-32.7 46 38.2 27.0-50.8 35 30.5 20.7-42.6 26 14.9 9.1-23.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 303 23 12.1 7.1-19.9 111 40.6 32.8-48.8 93 28.0 21.9-35.0 76 19.3 14.5-25.2

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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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