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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITE FEMALES

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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
-WHITE FEMALES 773 122 14.3 11.3-17.9 651 85.7 82.1-88.7
AGE
25-34 16 2 8.9 1.8-34.0 14 91.1 66.0-98.2
35-44 34 2 11.2 2.9-35.1 32 88.8 64.9-97.1
45-54 98 13 13.1 6.7-23.9 85 86.9 76.1-93.3
55-64 211 35 16.9 10.8-25.5 176 83.1 74.5-89.2
65-74 227 42 18.3 12.8-25.5 185 81.7 74.5-87.2
75+ 183 28 10.9 7.3-16.2 155 89.1 83.8-92.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 166 39 18.1 12.5-25.4 127 81.9 74.6-87.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 271 40 11.6 8.0-16.6 231 88.4 83.4-92.0
Some Post-H.S. 214 32 18.8 12.0-28.3 182 81.2 71.7-88.0
College Graduate 120 11 8.0 3.8-16.2 109 92.0 83.8-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 161 32 20.7 13.0-31.3 129 79.3 68.7-87.0
$15,000- 24,999 165 28 14.6 9.0-22.8 137 85.4 77.2-91.0
$25,000- 34,999 90 13 16.8 8.4-30.7 77 83.2 69.3-91.6
$35,000- 49,999 91 7 8.0 3.2-18.4 84 92.0 81.6-96.8
$50,000-74,999 65 5 4.7 1.5-14.1 60 95.3 85.9-98.5
$75,000+ 46 8 22.2 9.8-43.0 38 77.8 57.0-90.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 488 84 14.8 11.1-19.6 404 85.2 80.4-88.9
No 271 37 14.5 9.8-20.9 234 85.5 79.1-90.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 1 4.7 0.6-29.0 8 95.3 71.0-99.4
Non-Veteran 764 121 14.3 11.3-18.0 643 85.7 82.0-88.7

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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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