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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-FEMALES

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
-FEMALES 8,263 5,482 64.0 62.4-65.6 2,781 36.0 34.4-37.6
RACE
White 6,397 4,214 62.8 60.9-64.6 2,183 37.2 35.4-39.1
African American 1,292 911 69.9 66.3-73.4 381 30.1 26.6-33.7
Other Minorities 539 331 63.0 56.6-68.9 208 37.0 31.1-43.4
AGE
18-24 263 131 49.7 41.8-57.6 132 50.3 42.4-58.2
25-34 901 559 65.0 60.9-68.8 342 35.0 31.2-39.1
35-44 1,389 823 58.6 55.3-61.8 566 41.4 38.2-44.7
45-54 1,645 1,036 64.1 61.1-67.0 609 35.9 33.0-38.9
55-64 1,633 1,173 71.9 69.1-74.5 460 28.1 25.5-30.9
65-74 1,324 991 75.3 72.3-78.0 333 24.7 22.0-27.7
75+ 1,038 716 70.2 66.4-73.6 322 29.8 26.4-33.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,010 627 62.8 58.2-67.1 383 37.2 32.9-41.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,375 1,557 61.9 58.5-65.1 818 38.1 34.9-41.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,354 1,590 64.2 61.2-67.1 764 35.8 32.9-38.8
College Graduate 2,505 1,697 66.2 63.4-68.8 808 33.8 31.2-36.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 927 572 61.7 56.0-67.1 355 38.3 32.9-44.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,323 878 62.6 58.1-66.9 445 37.4 33.1-41.9
$25,000- 34,999 866 565 61.9 57.1-66.5 301 38.1 33.5-42.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,135 765 66.1 61.9-70.0 370 33.9 30.0-38.1
$50,000-74,999 1,157 820 68.7 64.7-72.4 337 31.3 27.6-35.3
$75,000+ 1,586 1,071 64.9 61.4-68.2 515 35.1 31.8-38.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,822 1,915 65.3 62.4-68.0 907 34.7 32.0-37.6
No 5,208 3,436 63.5 61.5-65.5 1,772 36.5 34.5-38.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 193 126 62.3 52.7-71.1 67 37.7 28.9-47.3
Non-Veteran 8,070 5,356 64.0 62.4-65.7 2,714 36.0 34.3-37.6

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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