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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 408 298 74.2 68.4-79.3 36 9.2 6.2-13.3 47 9.2 6.5-12.8 27 7.5 4.7-11.8
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 1 77.6 17.8-98.2 1 22.4 1.8-82.2 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 8 5 61.4 23.1-89.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.8 1.7-56.3 2 25.8 5.4-68.0
35-44 41 28 73.1 54.6-86.0 5 12.1 4.5-28.8 5 7.3 2.7-18.0 3 7.5 1.8-26.4
45-54 80 59 77.6 65.3-86.5 6 6.8 2.8-15.6 7 8.0 3.5-17.4 8 7.6 3.2-16.7
55-64 111 79 73.3 61.9-82.2 14 13.2 7.0-23.7 12 9.6 4.9-17.9 6 3.9 1.6- 9.5
65-74 104 85 76.7 64.1-85.9 5 7.1 2.5-18.6 9 6.7 3.0-14.5 5 9.4 3.8-21.6
75+ 59 40 77.4 64.8-86.5 5 5.3 2.1-13.1 11 12.4 6.4-22.8 3 4.8 1.5-14.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 102 77 76.6 65.9-84.7 7 7.4 3.4-15.6 10 7.3 3.7-14.1 8 8.7 4.0-18.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 139 100 70.2 59.2-79.3 7 4.7 1.9-11.0 20 13.2 7.8-21.6 12 11.9 5.8-22.9
Some Post-H.S. 86 56 71.0 58.0-81.2 16 17.8 9.9-29.8 10 7.3 3.6-14.5 4 3.9 1.4-10.4
College Graduate 81 65 82.7 70.1-90.7 6 7.1 2.5-18.7 7 6.7 2.7-15.4 3 3.5 0.9-12.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 107 79 71.6 59.3-81.4 10 11.5 5.4-22.9 11 10.1 5.0-19.3 7 6.7 2.8-15.5
$15,000- 24,999 94 66 66.6 51.9-78.6 9 8.6 3.5-19.6 9 7.6 3.7-15.2 10 17.2 8.0-33.0
$25,000- 34,999 47 38 79.1 61.2-90.1 5 15.0 5.7-33.9 3 4.0 1.1-13.8 1 1.9 0.3-12.3
$35,000- 49,999 34 25 83.2 66.7-92.4 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 6 10.4 4.1-24.1 2 4.9 1.1-20.1
$50,000-74,999 25 20 79.0 54.8-92.1 3 16.7 5.1-42.7 2 4.3 1.0-16.3 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 29 22 85.4 68.5-94.0 3 6.2 1.8-18.9 3 5.9 1.5-20.8 1 2.5 0.3-16.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 238 174 75.3 67.7-81.6 19 7.4 4.3-12.5 29 9.9 6.4-14.8 16 7.4 3.9-13.8
No 166 124 73.6 64.2-81.3 16 11.1 6.4-18.8 15 7.7 4.1-13.9 11 7.6 3.8-14.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 406 296 74.1 68.3-79.2 36 9.2 6.2-13.4 47 9.2 6.5-12.9 27 7.5 4.7-11.8

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*Asked of respondents with diabetes or borderline 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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