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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
-MALES 1,010 688 69.2 64.9-73.2 113 12.1 9.0-16.2 150 12.8 10.5-15.6 59 5.8 4.3- 7.8
RACE
White 757 511 67.3 61.9-72.3 85 13.3 9.2-18.9 122 14.5 11.5-18.1 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0
African American 188 141 76.1 68.0-82.7 18 9.4 5.4-15.9 18 9.2 5.6-14.7 11 5.3 2.6-10.7
Other Minorities 61 34 64.1 48.7-77.1 9 10.3 4.5-21.7 9 8.7 4.2-17.4 9 16.9 8.1-32.1
AGE
18-24 3 2 30.4 3.8-82.9 1 69.6 17.1-96.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 13 9 76.8 47.6-92.3 1 8.0 1.1-40.9 2 11.9 2.8-39.2 1 3.3 0.4-21.6
35-44 76 49 69.0 56.0-79.5 12 13.3 6.9-24.1 9 11.5 5.2-23.4 6 6.3 2.5-14.8
45-54 176 113 71.1 62.7-78.2 20 9.2 5.6-14.9 29 14.3 9.3-21.5 14 5.4 3.0- 9.3
55-64 312 211 69.0 62.1-75.1 38 12.1 8.2-17.5 48 12.9 9.1-17.9 15 6.0 3.4-10.4
65-74 248 182 74.9 68.0-80.7 23 8.8 5.5-13.7 29 11.6 7.5-17.6 14 4.8 2.6- 8.4
75+ 178 120 64.7 55.0-73.3 17 11.1 6.4-18.6 32 15.5 10.2-22.8 9 8.8 4.0-18.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 184 118 65.0 55.9-73.1 21 11.3 7.0-17.8 36 18.5 12.2-27.2 9 5.2 2.5-10.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 316 216 70.0 63.2-76.0 36 9.9 6.7-14.5 40 10.9 7.3-15.8 24 9.2 5.8-14.4
Some Post-H.S. 246 168 68.9 57.0-78.7 31 16.1 7.7-30.9 34 11.8 7.7-17.7 13 3.1 1.5- 6.2
College Graduate 260 185 71.7 64.2-78.2 24 11.2 7.0-17.6 39 12.6 8.4-18.5 12 4.4 2.4- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 122 74 61.5 49.1-72.6 14 15.6 8.6-26.6 23 13.1 7.6-21.8 11 9.8 4.4-20.4
$15,000- 24,999 191 128 70.1 61.2-77.7 17 8.5 4.7-14.9 25 9.0 5.6-14.2 21 12.4 7.6-19.7
$25,000- 34,999 130 86 60.4 43.1-75.3 17 18.5 6.2-43.9 24 19.1 11.1-30.8 3 2.1 0.6- 6.6
$35,000- 49,999 153 107 67.5 57.4-76.3 23 16.1 9.8-25.2 13 10.2 5.1-19.2 10 6.2 3.1-12.1
$50,000-74,999 144 104 71.2 61.2-79.5 14 9.8 5.0-18.3 22 14.6 9.0-22.9 4 4.4 1.5-12.0
$75,000+ 180 133 78.2 70.2-84.5 14 7.2 3.8-13.5 24 10.9 6.7-17.4 9 3.7 1.7- 7.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 553 368 69.4 64.2-74.1 66 11.6 8.7-15.3 90 14.1 10.8-18.3 29 4.9 3.1- 7.5
No 449 315 69.0 61.6-75.4 46 12.9 7.5-21.3 58 11.2 8.2-15.2 30 7.0 4.6-10.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 455 319 71.0 65.4-76.0 48 10.0 7.1-13.9 66 13.9 10.3-18.6 22 5.0 3.1- 8.2
Non-Veteran 554 368 68.0 61.8-73.5 65 13.5 9.0-19.9 84 12.2 9.3-15.9 37 6.3 4.3- 9.1

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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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