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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-MALES

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
-MALES 1,001 51 5.3 3.7- 7.3 950 94.7 92.7-96.3
RACE
White 752 29 3.8 2.4- 5.9 723 96.2 94.1-97.6
African American 185 19 10.0 5.8-16.8 166 90.0 83.2-94.2
Other Minorities 60 3 2.8 0.8- 9.6 57 97.2 90.4-99.2
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 12 0 0.0 . - . 12 100 . - .
35-44 77 6 9.5 4.2-20.1 71 90.5 79.9-95.8
45-54 175 10 5.3 2.5-10.9 165 94.7 89.1-97.5
55-64 308 17 6.3 3.5-11.1 291 93.7 88.9-96.5
65-74 245 6 1.6 0.6- 3.9 239 98.4 96.1-99.4
75+ 177 12 6.2 3.4-11.0 165 93.8 89.0-96.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 183 15 7.6 4.3-13.1 168 92.4 86.9-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 315 16 6.3 3.4-11.4 299 93.7 88.6-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 241 7 2.0 0.7- 5.3 234 98.0 94.7-99.3
College Graduate 259 12 5.5 2.9-10.4 247 94.5 89.6-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 119 10 11.6 5.6-22.5 109 88.4 77.5-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 190 10 5.6 2.6-11.7 180 94.4 88.3-97.4
$25,000- 34,999 128 7 5.7 2.2-13.8 121 94.3 86.2-97.8
$35,000- 49,999 152 8 5.0 2.0-11.9 144 95.0 88.1-98.0
$50,000-74,999 143 5 3.3 1.1- 9.9 138 96.7 90.1-98.9
$75,000+ 178 6 3.9 1.5- 9.4 172 96.1 90.6-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 547 40 7.6 5.2-11.0 507 92.4 89.0-94.8
No 446 11 2.6 1.2- 5.6 435 97.4 94.4-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 452 17 2.7 1.6- 4.5 435 97.3 95.5-98.4
Non-Veteran 548 34 6.9 4.6-10.2 514 93.1 89.8-95.4

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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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