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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITE FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-WHITE FEMALES 7,518 780 7.9 7.2- 8.7 114 1.7 1.4- 2.2 6,504 89.0 88.0-89.9 120 1.4 1.0- 1.8
AGE
18-24 148 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5 145 98.4 94.2-99.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7
25-34 601 17 3.0 1.7- 5.4 20 3.1 1.9- 4.9 558 92.2 88.9-94.6 6 1.7 0.6- 5.0
35-44 1,055 34 4.1 2.7- 6.1 42 3.3 2.3- 4.7 967 91.9 89.6-93.7 12 0.8 0.4- 1.4
45-54 1,413 98 6.8 5.3- 8.7 17 1.4 0.7- 2.7 1,285 90.9 88.7-92.7 13 0.9 0.5- 1.7
55-64 1,632 213 12.7 10.7-15.0 11 0.7 0.4- 1.5 1,383 84.7 82.3-86.9 25 1.8 1.1- 3.1
65-74 1,432 230 15.2 12.9-17.7 14 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1,155 82.0 79.4-84.4 33 1.9 1.3- 2.9
75+ 1,184 184 17.2 14.4-20.3 8 0.7 0.3- 1.6 964 80.0 76.8-82.8 28 2.1 1.4- 3.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 828 168 16.6 13.4-20.4 8 0.9 0.4- 2.0 633 80.4 76.4-83.8 19 2.1 1.2- 3.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,168 274 10.1 8.6-11.9 35 1.7 1.1- 2.5 1,815 86.2 84.0-88.1 44 2.0 1.2- 3.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,181 216 8.0 6.7- 9.5 34 2.0 1.2- 3.1 1,898 88.7 86.8-90.3 33 1.4 0.8- 2.2
College Graduate 2,324 120 3.6 2.8- 4.6 37 1.8 1.2- 2.7 2,143 94.0 92.7-95.0 24 0.7 0.4- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 796 163 17.5 14.2-21.4 19 3.3 1.7- 6.1 598 77.0 72.4-81.1 16 2.2 1.0- 4.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,095 166 11.0 8.9-13.5 14 1.7 0.9- 3.1 890 85.4 82.6-87.9 25 1.9 1.2- 3.1
$25,000- 34,999 751 91 10.0 7.7-12.9 9 1.2 0.6- 2.4 635 87.4 84.4-90.0 16 1.4 0.8- 2.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,047 91 7.7 5.7-10.3 17 1.4 0.8- 2.4 922 89.8 87.1-92.1 17 1.2 0.6- 2.0
$50,000-74,999 1,060 65 5.3 3.9- 7.1 10 2.0 1.0- 4.2 973 91.2 88.6-93.3 12 1.4 0.6- 3.1
$75,000+ 1,536 46 2.9 1.9- 4.2 29 1.9 1.2- 3.0 1,450 94.7 93.0-96.0 11 0.5 0.3- 1.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,833 494 15.0 13.3-16.8 40 1.2 0.8- 1.7 2,234 81.9 79.9-83.7 65 2.0 1.4- 2.7
No 4,529 272 4.4 3.7- 5.1 73 2.0 1.5- 2.7 4,130 92.5 91.4-93.5 54 1.1 0.7- 1.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 9 3.5 1.7- 7.4 4 2.8 0.8- 8.8 129 93.7 88.0-96.8 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 7,376 771 8.0 7.3- 8.8 110 1.7 1.3- 2.2 6,375 88.9 87.9-89.8 120 1.4 1.1- 1.9

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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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