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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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 MALES 187 29 17.7 11.6-26.0 158 82.3 74.0-88.4
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
35-44 22 3 17.5 5.1-45.4 19 82.5 54.6-94.9
45-54 42 6 20.5 8.7-41.0 36 79.5 59.0-91.3
55-64 53 9 14.4 6.5-28.9 44 85.6 71.1-93.5
65-74 38 8 28.4 14.3-48.6 30 71.6 51.4-85.7
75+ 26 3 13.0 2.6-45.2 23 87.0 54.8-97.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 8 19.9 9.1-37.9 41 80.1 62.1-90.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 72 12 17.2 9.0-30.4 60 82.8 69.6-91.0
Some Post-H.S. 38 4 14.4 3.7-42.0 34 85.6 58.0-96.3
College Graduate 26 4 19.7 7.0-44.4 22 80.3 55.6-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 8 32.4 15.7-55.2 25 67.6 44.8-84.3
$15,000- 24,999 36 7 12.7 4.5-30.9 29 87.3 69.1-95.5
$25,000- 34,999 26 6 29.5 13.0-53.8 20 70.5 46.2-87.0
$35,000- 49,999 30 5 27.2 10.9-53.2 25 72.8 46.8-89.1
$50,000-74,999 19 2 14.8 2.5-53.7 17 85.2 46.3-97.5
$75,000+ 23 0 0.0 . - . 23 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 107 21 23.1 14.2-35.2 86 76.9 64.8-85.8
No 76 8 10.6 4.5-22.9 68 89.4 77.1-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 71 7 10.0 4.3-21.6 64 90.0 78.4-95.7
Non-Veteran 116 22 22.5 13.9-34.4 94 77.5 65.6-86.1

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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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