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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,926 299 14.9 12.8-17.3 1,082 54.7 51.5-57.9 254 13.6 11.5-15.9 239 13.9 11.6-16.5 52 2.9 2.0- 4.2
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 332 60 17.7 13.0-23.8 189 55.7 48.0-63.2 41 11.3 7.3-16.9 37 14.3 9.2-21.6 5 1.0 0.3- 2.8
AGE
25-34 6 1 8.0 0.9-44.8 2 53.0 14.1-88.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 39.0 9.1-80.3 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 26 2 8.0 1.9-28.0 12 38.5 19.0-62.6 7 31.6 12.8-59.3 3 17.4 4.0-51.7 2 4.5 0.9-19.6
45-54 64 5 8.7 3.0-23.0 34 56.1 38.6-72.2 11 10.7 5.0-21.6 12 22.9 10.4-43.4 2 1.5 0.4- 6.1
55-64 88 20 26.7 15.4-42.1 49 58.2 43.9-71.2 8 5.1 2.3-10.9 10 9.8 4.9-18.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
65-74 91 17 23.0 13.5-36.2 59 62.0 49.0-73.5 10 10.4 5.1-20.1 5 4.6 1.7-11.7 0 0.0 . - .
75+ 55 15 21.3 11.9-35.2 31 58.8 42.0-73.7 5 9.7 3.8-22.7 4 10.2 2.5-33.6 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 92 17 14.9 8.7-24.4 53 62.1 49.8-73.0 13 13.6 7.2-24.3 9 9.4 4.5-18.8 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 110 22 26.0 16.0-39.4 63 54.5 42.2-66.4 11 7.7 3.9-14.6 13 11.3 5.8-21.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
Some Post-H.S. 65 12 13.9 6.8-26.3 35 45.8 29.3-63.4 7 14.6 5.1-35.2 9 23.2 10.6-43.6 2 2.4 0.5-10.8
College Graduate 65 9 12.7 5.9-25.3 38 62.7 44.0-78.2 10 10.1 4.5-21.1 6 13.4 3.8-37.9 2 1.0 0.2- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 96 17 22.4 11.7-38.4 59 60.8 46.7-73.2 11 10.2 5.1-19.2 8 6.5 3.0-13.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
$15,000- 24,999 76 17 22.8 12.7-37.4 40 48.1 32.8-63.7 9 6.3 2.8-13.7 10 22.8 10.0-44.0 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 36 8 28.0 14.0-48.2 18 48.1 29.1-67.8 3 4.9 1.4-15.6 5 13.6 4.8-33.2 2 5.4 1.1-21.8
$35,000- 49,999 29 3 4.5 1.2-16.2 15 67.2 41.5-85.5 8 25.3 9.2-53.0 2 1.8 0.4- 7.6 1 1.2 0.2- 8.5
$50,000-74,999 15 1 11.2 1.6-49.6 11 73.1 40.5-91.6 2 13.7 2.5-49.8 1 2.0 0.3-13.9 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 18 3 11.0 3.0-33.1 10 50.6 21.1-79.7 1 11.4 1.6-50.8 4 27.0 7.2-63.9 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 206 37 18.9 12.5-27.4 122 58.2 48.4-67.4 26 10.0 6.4-15.3 17 12.1 6.1-22.5 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5
No 122 22 15.5 9.4-24.6 65 53.0 40.4-65.2 15 13.3 6.2-26.1 19 17.1 9.3-29.5 1 1.1 0.2- 7.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 78.9 19.0-98.4 1 21.1 1.6-81.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 330 60 17.8 13.0-23.9 188 55.6 47.9-63.1 40 11.2 7.3-16.9 37 14.4 9.2-21.7 5 1.0 0.3- 2.8

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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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