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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-FEMALES

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%)
North Carolina 13,834 1,044 6.0 5.5- 6.6 12,790 94.0 93.4-94.5
-FEMALES 8,632 679 6.6 5.9- 7.2 7,953 93.4 92.8-94.1
RACE
White 6,725 524 6.8 6.0- 7.6 6,201 93.2 92.4-94.0
African American 1,322 112 6.5 5.2- 8.2 1,210 93.5 91.8-94.8
Other Minorities 550 42 5.0 3.4- 7.4 508 95.0 92.6-96.6
AGE
18-24 268 14 2.9 1.5- 5.3 254 97.1 94.7-98.5
25-34 921 46 4.9 3.4- 7.1 875 95.1 92.9-96.6
35-44 1,424 98 6.2 4.9- 7.8 1,326 93.8 92.2-95.1
45-54 1,702 120 6.4 5.2- 7.9 1,582 93.6 92.1-94.8
55-64 1,699 164 10.1 8.4-12.1 1,535 89.9 87.9-91.6
65-74 1,401 144 10.6 8.7-12.8 1,257 89.4 87.2-91.3
75+ 1,143 89 7.0 5.5- 8.8 1,054 93.0 91.2-94.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,063 88 6.1 4.6- 8.0 975 93.9 92.0-95.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,474 234 8.2 6.8- 9.9 2,240 91.8 90.1-93.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,447 205 7.0 5.9- 8.3 2,242 93.0 91.7-94.1
College Graduate 2,626 152 4.8 4.0- 5.9 2,474 95.2 94.1-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 968 88 8.4 6.3-11.2 880 91.6 88.8-93.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,365 122 7.1 5.5- 9.2 1,243 92.9 90.8-94.5
$25,000- 34,999 898 99 9.6 7.4-12.4 799 90.4 87.6-92.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,178 89 6.1 4.7- 7.8 1,089 93.9 92.2-95.3
$50,000-74,999 1,196 78 6.4 4.8- 8.5 1,118 93.6 91.5-95.2
$75,000+ 1,663 107 5.2 4.2- 6.6 1,556 94.8 93.4-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,961 316 9.5 8.2-10.9 2,645 90.5 89.1-91.8
No 5,429 350 5.4 4.7- 6.2 5,079 94.6 93.8-95.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 197 7 3.5 1.5- 8.2 190 96.5 91.8-98.5
Non-Veteran 8,435 672 6.6 6.0- 7.3 7,763 93.4 92.7-94.0

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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