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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 30 Ages 30 to 50 Ages 50 to 60 Age 60 or older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,849 117 11.3 8.9-14.2 553 34.9 31.7-38.1 542 27.3 24.7-30.1 637 26.5 24.1-29.1
-MALES 755 38 9.5 6.2-14.3 225 35.2 30.6-40.1 238 29.2 25.1-33.6 254 26.1 22.5-30.0
RACE
White 572 23 9.0 5.0-15.5 145 29.8 24.9-35.2 183 30.6 26.0-35.7 221 30.6 26.2-35.3
African American 141 13 12.1 6.4-21.7 60 45.2 34.7-56.1 40 25.1 16.8-35.6 28 17.7 11.2-26.6
Other Minorities 40 2 4.6 1.1-17.3 19 54.4 34.5-72.9 14 29.8 15.2-50.1 5 11.2 3.6-30.2
AGE
18-34 7 4 58.1 20.4-88.2 3 41.9 11.8-79.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 41 11 35.4 19.9-54.7 30 64.6 45.3-80.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 129 10 9.0 4.3-18.1 94 72.2 61.8-80.7 25 18.8 12.1-28.0 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 228 6 2.4 1.0- 5.5 58 25.5 19.0-33.3 135 60.6 52.4-68.3 29 11.5 7.6-17.1
65-74 203 5 2.5 0.9- 6.5 26 13.9 8.8-21.2 59 25.6 19.3-33.2 113 58.0 49.7-65.9
75+ 146 2 2.0 0.4- 8.6 14 8.6 4.8-15.0 19 16.4 9.4-27.2 111 73.0 62.3-81.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 152 8 4.2 2.0- 8.5 41 31.8 23.2-41.8 45 31.5 23.1-41.3 58 32.5 24.4-41.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 238 9 5.3 2.4-11.3 83 44.2 35.6-53.1 73 27.3 20.7-35.1 73 23.2 17.3-30.5
Some Post-H.S. 183 9 16.7 7.6-32.6 51 26.5 18.8-36.0 63 31.6 23.2-41.4 60 25.3 18.2-33.9
College Graduate 180 12 11.9 6.4-21.1 50 34.8 26.0-44.7 55 27.1 19.0-37.0 63 26.2 19.7-34.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 99 7 12.3 5.1-26.8 29 31.9 21.4-44.7 33 31.7 21.0-44.7 30 24.1 15.3-35.8
$15,000- 24,999 156 6 3.7 1.6- 8.4 45 38.7 27.5-51.1 38 20.5 13.8-29.2 67 37.1 27.5-47.9
$25,000- 34,999 96 3 13.3 3.5-39.6 31 29.1 19.3-41.3 30 30.7 20.0-44.1 32 26.9 17.2-39.3
$35,000- 49,999 116 4 7.8 2.4-22.7 33 31.6 22.0-43.2 37 30.9 22.0-41.5 42 29.6 21.2-39.7
$50,000-74,999 98 4 4.1 1.4-11.8 28 38.0 26.7-50.8 36 32.2 22.2-44.3 30 25.6 17.1-36.5
$75,000+ 123 9 10.3 4.9-20.5 40 43.6 32.6-55.3 44 29.7 21.1-40.0 30 16.4 10.7-24.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 435 23 10.0 5.8-16.6 138 37.1 30.9-43.7 130 27.9 22.7-33.7 144 25.0 20.4-30.3
No 304 15 9.4 4.7-18.0 82 32.6 25.8-40.2 103 30.7 24.2-38.0 104 27.3 21.8-33.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 353 9 3.0 1.4- 6.0 74 24.6 19.2-31.0 116 33.2 27.4-39.5 154 39.2 33.1-45.7
Non-Veteran 401 29 13.6 8.6-21.0 151 42.0 35.5-48.8 121 26.2 20.9-32.3 100 18.1 14.3-22.7

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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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