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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,966 531 30.0 27.0-33.1 1,435 70.0 66.9-73.0
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 341 115 39.4 32.1-47.3 226 60.6 52.7-67.9
AGE
25-34 6 2 59.8 19.5-90.1 4 40.2 9.9-80.5
35-44 26 10 47.4 24.5-71.4 16 52.6 28.6-75.5
45-54 65 21 34.3 20.6-51.3 44 65.7 48.7-79.4
55-64 89 28 35.1 22.5-50.1 61 64.9 49.9-77.5
65-74 95 32 36.9 25.2-50.4 63 63.1 49.6-74.8
75+ 58 21 42.7 27.4-59.4 37 57.3 40.6-72.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 98 42 50.0 38.0-62.0 56 50.0 38.0-62.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 113 36 40.9 29.2-53.8 77 59.1 46.2-70.8
Some Post-H.S. 65 20 29.1 16.0-46.9 45 70.9 53.1-84.0
College Graduate 65 17 37.2 19.7-58.9 48 62.8 41.1-80.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 39 45.2 32.3-58.9 60 54.8 41.1-67.7
$15,000- 24,999 77 29 37.8 24.1-53.7 48 62.2 46.3-75.9
$25,000- 34,999 36 9 34.0 16.8-56.9 27 66.0 43.1-83.2
$35,000- 49,999 29 7 26.6 11.2-51.2 22 73.4 48.8-88.8
$50,000-74,999 15 5 33.4 12.3-64.2 10 66.6 35.8-87.7
$75,000+ 18 7 60.4 30.5-84.1 11 39.6 15.9-69.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 211 81 41.0 32.1-50.7 130 59.0 49.3-67.9
No 125 32 37.1 25.1-50.8 93 62.9 49.2-74.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 1 78.9 19.0-98.4 1 21.1 1.6-81.0
Non-Veteran 339 114 39.3 31.9-47.1 225 60.7 52.9-68.1

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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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