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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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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 MALES 188 141 76.1 68.0-82.7 18 9.4 5.4-15.9 18 9.2 5.6-14.7 11 5.3 2.6-10.7
AGE
18-24 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 2 1 67.8 11.6-97.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 32.2 2.9-88.4
35-44 22 17 87.4 70.6-95.3 2 5.1 1.2-19.5 3 7.5 2.1-23.1 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 42 31 78.2 60.6-89.3 3 6.5 1.5-24.2 3 7.6 2.4-21.8 5 7.7 2.9-19.3
55-64 54 44 73.7 54.4-86.8 7 19.3 8.3-38.9 2 4.4 1.0-16.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.6
65-74 38 28 74.7 56.5-87.0 4 8.4 2.8-22.5 5 15.5 6.1-34.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
75+ 26 17 63.5 39.1-82.5 1 2.0 0.3-13.1 5 18.7 6.9-41.6 3 15.8 4.0-45.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 38 76.7 60.4-87.7 5 9.7 3.4-24.5 5 12.5 4.9-28.1 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 72 53 74.6 60.6-84.8 8 10.5 4.6-22.1 5 6.3 2.3-16.0 6 8.7 3.3-20.6
Some Post-H.S. 38 27 65.9 45.3-81.9 3 12.6 3.4-36.9 6 18.2 8.1-36.2 2 3.3 0.6-15.0
College Graduate 27 23 91.0 75.6-97.0 1 1.8 0.2-12.2 2 4.2 0.9-18.4 1 3.0 0.4-18.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 23 63.8 41.3-81.5 6 17.6 7.0-37.7 4 11.0 3.4-30.2 1 7.6 1.1-38.1
$15,000- 24,999 36 26 77.3 56.9-89.8 4 10.4 2.8-31.7 4 8.7 2.9-23.0 2 3.6 0.8-15.2
$25,000- 34,999 26 21 80.3 58.9-92.1 1 2.1 0.3-13.6 3 13.8 4.4-35.8 1 3.8 0.5-22.9
$35,000- 49,999 30 20 68.3 45.9-84.5 3 12.6 3.0-40.1 2 6.6 1.6-23.3 5 12.6 4.6-30.1
$50,000-74,999 19 18 95.5 73.2-99.4 1 4.5 0.6-26.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 23 19 85.8 66.0-95.0 1 2.5 0.3-16.0 2 8.5 2.1-28.9 1 3.2 0.4-20.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 108 79 76.0 65.1-84.4 9 7.4 3.4-15.5 12 9.6 5.0-17.5 8 6.9 2.9-15.6
No 76 58 75.0 61.4-85.0 9 12.9 5.9-26.1 6 8.9 4.0-18.9 3 3.1 0.9-10.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 72 54 75.7 62.2-85.4 5 6.7 2.1-19.1 10 13.6 7.0-24.8 3 4.0 1.3-12.1
Non-Veteran 116 87 76.4 65.7-84.5 13 11.2 6.0-20.2 8 6.2 2.9-12.8 8 6.2 2.5-14.7

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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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