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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-MALES

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,901 1,424 74.9 72.1-77.5 129 7.3 5.7- 9.2 137 7.4 5.9- 9.4 211 10.4 8.8-12.2
-MALES 763 573 77.3 73.2-80.9 50 6.9 4.7-10.1 45 6.1 4.2- 8.9 95 9.7 7.7-12.2
RACE
White 574 433 77.2 72.4-81.3 29 5.0 3.0- 8.3 30 5.4 3.3- 8.8 82 12.4 9.7-15.9
African American 148 112 81.3 72.9-87.5 17 8.9 4.8-16.0 12 7.2 3.7-13.8 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6
Other Minorities 39 26 58.5 36.8-77.3 4 20.8 6.5-49.5 3 9.3 2.5-28.8 6 11.4 4.1-27.9
AGE
25-34 7 5 82.5 39.7-97.1 1 15.0 2.0-61.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.4 0.3-17.5
35-44 42 29 67.6 48.7-82.0 6 18.8 7.6-39.6 2 6.7 1.7-23.1 5 6.9 2.6-17.3
45-54 130 102 83.6 75.6-89.4 7 4.0 1.7- 8.9 6 4.8 1.8-11.9 15 7.6 4.3-13.2
55-64 227 166 72.2 64.1-79.1 15 7.3 4.1-12.7 18 10.0 5.5-17.4 28 10.5 6.7-16.0
65-74 206 168 82.9 76.0-88.1 10 4.0 2.0- 7.8 5 1.4 0.6- 3.6 23 11.7 7.3-18.2
75+ 148 101 75.3 66.2-82.5 11 4.2 2.0- 8.4 13 7.7 3.8-15.1 23 12.8 7.9-20.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 155 113 75.5 66.6-82.6 13 8.3 4.2-15.5 13 7.5 3.9-13.9 16 8.8 5.0-15.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 241 175 74.2 66.2-80.8 17 7.6 4.0-13.8 18 8.7 4.7-15.7 31 9.5 6.3-14.1
Some Post-H.S. 183 136 77.8 68.1-85.2 11 7.5 2.9-18.3 7 4.1 1.6- 9.8 29 10.6 6.7-16.3
College Graduate 181 147 82.1 74.5-87.8 9 4.6 2.3- 9.1 7 3.7 1.5- 9.1 18 9.6 5.7-15.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 97 64 70.1 58.0-79.9 14 11.1 6.1-19.3 7 9.0 3.7-20.5 12 9.8 5.0-18.4
$15,000- 24,999 158 115 78.4 69.1-85.5 11 7.8 3.2-17.9 9 4.7 2.3- 9.1 23 9.1 5.7-14.4
$25,000- 34,999 97 72 77.7 65.8-86.4 5 8.0 2.9-20.2 9 7.2 3.2-15.5 11 7.0 3.6-13.4
$35,000- 49,999 117 90 70.6 58.1-80.6 5 7.5 2.3-22.0 6 8.0 3.1-19.0 16 13.9 8.0-23.2
$50,000-74,999 99 75 80.5 69.9-88.0 6 5.1 1.9-12.7 4 3.5 0.8-13.2 14 11.0 5.8-19.6
$75,000+ 123 102 83.0 72.2-90.2 5 5.4 1.5-17.1 5 3.8 1.1-12.1 11 7.9 4.0-14.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 439 311 73.0 67.2-78.2 37 8.8 5.7-13.4 39 9.3 6.2-13.9 52 8.8 6.4-12.0
No 308 250 83.3 77.3-87.9 13 4.6 2.1- 9.9 6 1.8 0.7- 4.5 39 10.4 7.1-14.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 356 271 77.7 72.0-82.5 16 3.6 2.1- 6.3 19 5.4 3.0- 9.7 50 13.2 9.6-18.0
Non-Veteran 406 302 77.5 71.7-82.3 33 8.4 5.2-13.2 26 6.5 4.0-10.6 45 7.6 5.4-10.6

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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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