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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 728 150 14.6 11.8-17.9 0 0.0 . - . 566 84.4 81.1-87.2 12 1.0 0.5- 2.0
AGE
18-24 29 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 69 2 2.2 0.5- 9.1 0 0.0 . - . 65 96.7 90.5-98.9 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4
35-44 133 16 11.0 6.4-18.5 0 0.0 . - . 114 87.3 79.7-92.4 3 1.6 0.4- 6.0
45-54 180 32 15.0 9.4-23.1 0 0.0 . - . 147 84.6 76.4-90.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
55-64 155 42 23.7 15.9-33.8 0 0.0 . - . 110 75.3 65.2-83.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.9
65-74 93 33 40.4 29.3-52.6 0 0.0 . - . 58 56.4 44.4-67.7 2 3.2 0.8-12.1
75+ 63 23 41.7 27.1-58.0 0 0.0 . - . 39 57.7 41.5-72.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 130 45 24.3 16.5-34.2 0 0.0 . - . 84 75.0 65.0-82.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 289 56 14.0 9.9-19.5 0 0.0 . - . 228 85.0 79.5-89.3 5 1.0 0.4- 2.3
Some Post-H.S. 173 29 10.9 6.8-16.8 0 0.0 . - . 140 87.2 80.9-91.7 4 1.9 0.6- 5.9
College Graduate 133 18 13.5 7.6-22.7 0 0.0 . - . 113 86.2 77.0-92.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 30 24.9 15.9-36.7 0 0.0 . - . 72 72.0 59.9-81.7 3 3.1 0.8-11.0
$15,000- 24,999 136 34 17.6 10.6-27.7 0 0.0 . - . 100 81.6 71.3-88.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5
$25,000- 34,999 94 18 13.3 7.3-22.8 0 0.0 . - . 74 85.7 76.0-91.9 2 1.0 0.2- 4.8
$35,000- 49,999 130 23 12.8 7.8-20.3 0 0.0 . - . 105 86.1 78.5-91.4 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3
$50,000-74,999 88 13 9.3 4.7-17.6 0 0.0 . - . 73 90.2 82.0-94.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.1
$75,000+ 100 16 11.3 6.4-19.1 0 0.0 . - . 84 88.7 80.9-93.6 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 296 88 24.9 19.1-31.8 0 0.0 . - . 202 73.2 66.2-79.3 6 1.9 0.8- 4.5
No 392 54 8.1 5.6-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 333 91.4 88.0-93.9 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 243 49 15.4 10.9-21.4 0 0.0 . - . 190 83.6 77.5-88.2 4 1.0 0.3- 3.1
Non-Veteran 485 101 14.3 11.0-18.3 0 0.0 . - . 376 84.7 80.6-88.1 8 1.0 0.4- 2.3

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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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