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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,941 364 17.2 15.1-19.6 1,577 82.8 80.4-84.9
-MALES 768 161 19.6 16.1-23.7 607 80.4 76.3-83.9
RACE
White 581 111 15.4 12.4-19.0 470 84.6 81.0-87.6
African American 145 40 30.8 21.4-42.1 105 69.2 57.9-78.6
Other Minorities 40 10 18.8 9.1-34.9 30 81.2 65.1-90.9
AGE
25-34 7 0 0.0 . - . 7 100 . - .
35-44 42 10 28.7 14.9-47.9 32 71.3 52.1-85.1
45-54 128 15 8.0 4.3-14.6 113 92.0 85.4-95.7
55-64 231 48 20.1 13.6-28.6 183 79.9 71.4-86.4
65-74 206 57 30.3 23.1-38.5 149 69.7 61.5-76.9
75+ 151 30 20.1 12.8-30.1 121 79.9 69.9-87.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 156 42 24.7 17.6-33.4 114 75.3 66.6-82.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 241 45 17.7 12.3-24.8 196 82.3 75.2-87.7
Some Post-H.S. 186 37 15.2 9.7-23.1 149 84.8 76.9-90.3
College Graduate 182 35 22.4 14.5-32.9 147 77.6 67.1-85.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 103 27 28.4 17.7-42.3 76 71.6 57.7-82.3
$15,000- 24,999 158 37 19.5 13.2-27.9 121 80.5 72.1-86.8
$25,000- 34,999 98 28 26.0 17.0-37.5 70 74.0 62.5-83.0
$35,000- 49,999 116 24 24.0 15.2-35.8 92 76.0 64.2-84.8
$50,000-74,999 98 17 18.4 10.5-30.2 81 81.6 69.8-89.5
$75,000+ 124 13 7.4 3.7-14.3 111 92.6 85.7-96.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 441 110 22.9 18.2-28.4 331 77.1 71.6-81.8
No 310 51 16.2 11.1-22.9 259 83.8 77.1-88.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 356 75 20.2 15.7-25.7 281 79.8 74.3-84.3
Non-Veteran 411 86 19.4 14.6-25.2 325 80.6 74.8-85.4

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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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