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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have pre-diabetes
or borderline diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
GENDER
Male 5,202 365 5.5 4.7- 6.4 4,837 94.5 93.6-95.3
Female 8,632 679 6.6 5.9- 7.2 7,953 93.4 92.8-94.1
RACE
White 10,897 797 6.2 5.6- 6.8 10,100 93.8 93.2-94.4
African American 1,899 175 7.2 5.9- 8.9 1,724 92.8 91.1-94.1
Asian 105 5 2.8 1.1- 7.1 100 97.2 92.9-98.9
Native American 259 25 8.5 5.1-14.0 234 91.5 86.0-94.9
Other Minorities 617 39 3.1 2.0- 4.6 578 96.9 95.4-98.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 591 35 3.0 2.0- 4.6 556 97.0 95.4-98.0
-English Speaking 218 19 4.6 2.5- 8.5 199 95.4 91.5-97.5
-Spanish Speaking 373 16 2.4 1.4- 4.3 357 97.6 95.7-98.6
Non-Hispanic 13,202 1,007 6.3 5.8- 6.9 12,195 93.7 93.1-94.2
AGE
18-24 470 19 2.7 1.3- 5.3 451 97.3 94.7-98.7
25-34 1,479 55 3.1 2.2- 4.3 1,424 96.9 95.7-97.8
35-44 2,338 143 5.6 4.6- 6.9 2,195 94.4 93.1-95.4
45-54 2,769 184 6.5 5.4- 7.9 2,585 93.5 92.1-94.6
55-64 2,834 288 10.5 9.1-12.1 2,546 89.5 87.9-90.9
65-74 2,185 214 9.9 8.5-11.6 1,971 90.1 88.4-91.5
75+ 1,659 135 7.9 6.5- 9.6 1,524 92.1 90.4-93.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,798 144 5.0 4.0- 6.3 1,654 95.0 93.7-96.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 4,002 348 7.0 6.0- 8.2 3,654 93.0 91.8-94.0
Some Post-H.S. 3,629 292 6.7 5.6- 8.1 3,337 93.3 91.9-94.4
College Graduate 4,372 259 5.0 4.2- 5.8 4,113 95.0 94.2-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,391 126 7.0 5.3- 9.0 1,265 93.0 91.0-94.7
$15,000- 24,999 2,107 178 6.3 5.2- 7.8 1,929 93.7 92.2-94.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,443 148 9.5 7.2-12.6 1,295 90.5 87.4-92.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,953 145 5.9 4.8- 7.3 1,808 94.1 92.7-95.2
$50,000-74,999 2,060 133 5.2 4.2- 6.4 1,927 94.8 93.6-95.8
$75,000+ 3,040 188 5.3 4.4- 6.3 2,852 94.7 93.7-95.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,677 491 9.4 8.3-10.6 4,186 90.6 89.4-91.7
No 8,747 532 4.8 4.2- 5.4 8,215 95.2 94.6-95.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,004 154 7.3 5.9- 9.0 1,850 92.7 91.0-94.1
Non-Veteran 11,824 890 5.8 5.3- 6.4 10,934 94.2 93.6-94.7

Back to Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening).

*Diabetes screening questions are asked only of respondents 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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