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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

Has a doctor ever told you that diabetes has affected your kidneys?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,647 207 7.6 6.3- 9.2 2,440 92.4 90.8-93.7
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 407 37 7.5 5.0-11.1 370 92.5 88.9-95.0
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
25-34 8 0 0.0 . - . 8 100 . - .
35-44 41 4 11.1 3.6-29.6 37 88.9 70.4-96.4
45-54 80 8 8.7 4.0-17.8 72 91.3 82.2-96.0
55-64 111 6 3.6 1.6- 8.2 105 96.4 91.8-98.4
65-74 104 12 9.0 4.6-16.6 92 91.0 83.4-95.4
75+ 58 7 10.4 4.2-23.4 51 89.6 76.6-95.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 101 12 10.1 5.1-19.0 89 89.9 81.0-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 139 14 8.4 4.5-15.1 125 91.6 84.9-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 86 7 8.2 3.2-19.3 79 91.8 80.7-96.8
College Graduate 81 4 2.7 0.9- 8.3 77 97.3 91.7-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 106 17 11.7 6.6-20.1 89 88.3 79.9-93.4
$15,000- 24,999 94 6 7.8 2.6-21.0 88 92.2 79.0-97.4
$25,000- 34,999 47 4 10.8 3.6-28.4 43 89.2 71.6-96.4
$35,000- 49,999 34 0 0.0 . - . 34 100 . - .
$50,000-74,999 25 3 8.5 2.3-26.4 22 91.5 73.6-97.7
$75,000+ 29 2 5.7 1.2-22.7 27 94.3 77.3-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 237 31 11.7 7.5-17.7 206 88.3 82.3-92.5
No 166 6 2.6 1.0- 6.6 160 97.4 93.4-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 405 37 7.5 5.0-11.2 368 92.5 88.8-95.0

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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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