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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,901 1,424 74.9 72.1-77.5 129 7.3 5.7- 9.2 137 7.4 5.9- 9.4 211 10.4 8.8-12.2
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 319 235 69.0 60.9-76.1 26 8.1 5.1-12.5 34 13.1 7.9-20.9 24 9.9 5.9-16.0
AGE
25-34 6 3 30.4 7.0-71.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 59.8 19.5-90.1 1 9.8 1.1-50.4
35-44 26 16 44.1 22.9-67.7 1 1.1 0.1- 7.9 6 33.8 14.0-61.7 3 20.9 6.1-52.0
45-54 65 49 75.8 59.5-87.0 5 8.3 2.7-23.1 8 6.5 3.0-13.3 3 9.5 2.9-26.5
55-64 85 64 73.4 60.2-83.4 9 11.1 5.3-21.6 6 7.6 3.3-16.8 6 7.9 3.0-19.4
65-74 84 61 69.9 56.1-80.8 10 17.9 8.9-32.6 8 7.3 3.5-14.5 5 5.0 1.9-12.6
75+ 51 40 84.5 72.0-92.1 1 2.3 0.3-14.8 4 3.9 1.4-10.7 6 9.2 3.9-20.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 87 63 73.8 61.7-83.1 9 11.2 5.3-22.4 8 7.2 3.3-15.1 7 7.7 3.4-16.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 74 70.8 58.4-80.8 12 13.6 7.0-24.7 13 11.3 5.6-21.4 5 4.3 1.4-12.3
Some Post-H.S. 65 53 72.0 53.2-85.3 1 1.4 0.2- 9.2 3 5.9 1.4-20.9 8 20.8 9.3-40.1
College Graduate 63 45 57.3 36.9-75.5 4 4.8 1.5-14.1 10 31.1 14.0-55.7 4 6.8 2.3-18.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 87 62 73.1 59.9-83.2 9 11.2 5.2-22.3 10 7.8 3.7-15.6 6 7.9 2.9-20.0
$15,000- 24,999 73 48 54.7 38.3-70.2 8 15.1 6.5-31.2 12 20.1 9.9-36.8 5 10.0 3.9-23.4
$25,000- 34,999 36 29 76.7 56.5-89.3 2 6.2 1.3-25.2 3 9.6 2.7-28.9 2 7.5 1.8-25.7
$35,000- 49,999 27 23 74.5 44.0-91.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 4 25.5 8.4-56.0
$50,000-74,999 15 11 66.9 35.0-88.4 3 18.1 5.0-48.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 15.0 2.2-57.8
$75,000+ 18 13 51.6 21.3-80.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 45.0 16.4-77.4 1 3.4 0.4-22.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 192 136 73.1 64.4-80.2 20 11.5 6.9-18.5 25 11.1 6.8-17.7 11 4.3 2.2- 8.1
No 123 96 63.6 49.2-75.8 6 3.6 1.3- 9.9 8 15.4 6.3-33.0 13 17.5 9.3-30.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 317 233 68.9 60.8-76.0 26 8.1 5.1-12.6 34 13.1 7.9-21.0 24 9.9 5.9-16.0

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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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