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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 569 391 63.7 57.5-69.6 178 36.3 30.4-42.5
AGE
18-24 26 11 39.7 20.2-63.1 15 60.3 36.9-79.8
25-34 67 39 54.7 40.2-68.5 28 45.3 31.5-59.8
35-44 116 78 70.9 60.6-79.4 38 29.1 20.6-39.4
45-54 147 101 68.2 57.8-77.0 46 31.8 23.0-42.2
55-64 113 92 82.6 73.1-89.2 21 17.4 10.8-26.9
65-74 60 42 65.9 50.7-78.5 18 34.1 21.5-49.3
75+ 35 23 60.8 37.7-79.9 12 39.2 20.1-62.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 81 42 50.3 33.2-67.3 39 49.7 32.7-66.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 229 154 56.3 45.8-66.3 75 43.7 33.7-54.2
Some Post-H.S. 142 108 73.4 63.4-81.5 34 26.6 18.5-36.6
College Graduate 116 86 75.4 64.6-83.7 30 24.6 16.3-35.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 46 61.3 44.8-75.6 26 38.7 24.4-55.2
$15,000- 24,999 102 66 56.4 39.7-71.8 36 43.6 28.2-60.3
$25,000- 34,999 74 54 58.7 38.3-76.6 20 41.3 23.4-61.7
$35,000- 49,999 107 73 66.6 54.5-76.9 34 33.4 23.1-45.5
$50,000-74,999 73 48 60.8 45.7-74.0 25 39.2 26.0-54.3
$75,000+ 85 70 85.6 75.7-91.8 15 14.4 8.2-24.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 204 142 64.7 53.5-74.4 62 35.3 25.6-46.5
No 333 228 63.1 55.0-70.5 105 36.9 29.5-45.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 190 143 68.5 56.4-78.5 47 31.5 21.5-43.6
Non-Veteran 379 248 61.8 54.3-68.8 131 38.2 31.2-45.7

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

This question was asked only of those who reported not having 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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