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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-FEMALES 9,836 1,188 9.5 8.7-10.2 145 1.7 1.4- 2.1 8,348 87.5 86.6-88.3 155 1.3 1.0- 1.7
RACE
White 7,518 780 7.9 7.2- 8.7 114 1.7 1.4- 2.2 6,504 89.0 88.0-89.9 120 1.4 1.0- 1.8
African American 1,663 341 16.4 14.2-18.8 16 1.3 0.7- 2.3 1,278 80.9 78.3-83.3 28 1.4 0.9- 2.2
Other Minorities 615 63 7.1 4.7-10.7 14 2.5 1.2- 5.2 531 89.5 85.4-92.5 7 0.9 0.3- 2.6
AGE
18-24 272 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 267 98.7 96.3-99.5 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8
25-34 946 25 3.0 1.9- 4.9 32 3.6 2.4- 5.3 879 91.8 89.1-93.9 10 1.6 0.7- 3.6
35-44 1,498 71 6.2 4.6- 8.4 53 3.0 2.2- 4.0 1,356 90.0 87.7-91.9 18 0.8 0.5- 1.3
45-54 1,881 179 9.2 7.6-11.1 22 1.2 0.7- 2.2 1,660 88.6 86.5-90.4 20 1.0 0.6- 1.6
55-64 2,018 316 16.1 14.0-18.4 11 0.6 0.3- 1.1 1,661 81.5 79.1-83.7 30 1.9 1.2- 3.0
65-74 1,741 338 18.4 16.2-20.8 14 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1,350 79.0 76.5-81.3 39 1.8 1.3- 2.7
75+ 1,398 252 20.9 18.1-24.0 8 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,104 76.4 73.3-79.3 34 2.2 1.4- 3.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,364 298 17.7 15.0-20.8 10 0.6 0.3- 1.1 1,029 80.0 76.9-82.9 27 1.7 1.0- 2.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,884 405 10.8 9.4-12.3 46 1.9 1.3- 2.7 2,378 85.6 83.7-87.2 55 1.8 1.1- 2.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,740 290 8.8 7.5-10.3 43 1.8 1.2- 2.7 2,365 88.0 86.2-89.5 42 1.4 0.9- 2.1
College Graduate 2,824 193 5.1 4.2- 6.3 46 2.0 1.4- 2.9 2,554 92.1 90.7-93.3 31 0.7 0.5- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,254 283 19.5 16.3-23.0 21 1.9 1.0- 3.4 931 77.0 73.2-80.4 19 1.7 0.9- 3.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,627 261 11.7 9.8-13.8 22 2.0 1.2- 3.4 1,309 84.4 81.9-86.7 35 1.9 1.2- 3.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,034 133 10.3 8.3-12.7 15 1.4 0.8- 2.4 867 87.3 84.7-89.5 19 1.0 0.6- 1.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,304 124 9.0 6.9-11.6 19 1.3 0.7- 2.3 1,138 88.3 85.6-90.6 23 1.3 0.8- 2.2
$50,000-74,999 1,280 82 5.3 4.0- 6.8 16 2.0 1.1- 3.7 1,167 91.3 89.0-93.1 15 1.4 0.7- 2.8
$75,000+ 1,729 66 3.9 2.8- 5.5 33 2.2 1.4- 3.4 1,617 93.4 91.5-94.8 13 0.5 0.3- 1.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,716 746 17.3 15.7-19.0 46 1.1 0.8- 1.7 2,847 79.7 77.9-81.4 77 1.8 1.3- 2.4
No 5,859 422 5.7 5.0- 6.6 95 2.0 1.5- 2.5 5,266 91.2 90.1-92.1 76 1.1 0.8- 1.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 211 13 3.2 1.7- 5.9 4 1.6 0.5- 5.2 193 94.4 90.2-96.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
Non-Veteran 9,625 1,175 9.6 8.9-10.4 141 1.7 1.4- 2.1 8,155 87.3 86.4-88.2 154 1.3 1.1- 1.7

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^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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