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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,653 129 5.4 4.3- 6.8 2,524 94.6 93.2-95.7
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 185 19 10.0 5.8-16.8 166 90.0 83.2-94.2
AGE
18-24 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
25-34 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
35-44 22 2 8.2 1.7-31.3 20 91.8 68.7-98.3
45-54 41 6 13.6 4.8-33.2 35 86.4 66.8-95.2
55-64 53 9 19.3 8.8-36.9 44 80.7 63.1-91.2
65-74 38 0 0.0 . - . 38 100 . - .
75+ 25 2 3.7 0.9-14.2 23 96.3 85.8-99.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 7 14.2 6.3-29.1 42 85.8 70.9-93.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 70 8 11.7 5.0-24.9 62 88.3 75.1-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 37 2 5.8 1.1-25.8 35 94.2 74.2-98.9
College Graduate 27 1 5.9 0.8-32.1 26 94.1 67.9-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 33 5 17.4 6.6-38.7 28 82.6 61.3-93.4
$15,000- 24,999 36 4 10.6 2.9-31.6 32 89.4 68.4-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 26 3 13.0 3.0-41.7 23 87.0 58.3-97.0
$35,000- 49,999 30 4 10.7 2.9-32.1 26 89.3 67.9-97.1
$50,000-74,999 18 1 11.2 1.6-49.3 17 88.8 50.7-98.4
$75,000+ 22 0 0.0 . - . 22 100 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 106 14 12.1 6.4-21.6 92 87.9 78.4-93.6
No 75 5 7.3 2.4-20.3 70 92.7 79.7-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 72 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 70 98.9 95.6-99.7
Non-Veteran 113 17 16.3 9.3-26.9 96 83.7 73.1-90.7

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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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