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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 1,652 78 5.6 4.0- 7.7 1,574 94.4 92.3-96.0
RACE
White 1,148 46 4.4 2.9- 6.6 1,102 95.6 93.4-97.1
African American 407 25 7.9 4.4-13.8 382 92.1 86.2-95.6
Other Minorities 94 7 7.3 2.5-19.3 87 92.7 80.7-97.5
AGE
18-24 11 0 0.0 . - . 11 100 . - .
25-34 56 4 13.2 4.2-34.7 52 86.8 65.3-95.8
35-44 143 7 8.1 3.7-16.6 136 91.9 83.4-96.3
45-54 268 16 5.8 2.8-11.5 252 94.2 88.5-97.2
55-64 440 17 4.7 2.6- 8.5 423 95.3 91.5-97.4
65-74 435 20 3.7 2.3- 6.0 415 96.3 94.0-97.7
75+ 290 14 3.7 1.9- 7.1 276 96.3 92.9-98.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 340 30 9.7 5.7-16.1 310 90.3 83.9-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 558 19 3.1 1.7- 5.5 539 96.9 94.5-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 446 21 6.4 3.7-10.8 425 93.6 89.2-96.3
College Graduate 306 8 4.6 1.4-13.7 298 95.4 86.3-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 340 31 9.4 5.8-14.9 309 90.6 85.1-94.2
$15,000- 24,999 340 18 9.3 5.0-16.7 322 90.7 83.3-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 208 3 1.6 0.4- 6.3 205 98.4 93.7-99.6
$35,000- 49,999 184 8 3.0 1.5- 6.1 176 97.0 93.9-98.5
$50,000-74,999 143 2 2.6 0.5-12.1 141 97.4 87.9-99.5
$75,000+ 156 3 5.2 1.2-19.9 153 94.8 80.1-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 951 59 6.8 4.8- 9.7 892 93.2 90.3-95.2
No 690 19 4.2 2.2- 7.9 671 95.8 92.1-97.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 0 0.0 . - . 19 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 1,633 78 5.6 4.0- 7.7 1,555 94.4 92.3-96.0

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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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