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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITE FEMALES

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Past month Past year Past 2 years 2+ years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,926 299 14.9 12.8-17.3 1,082 54.7 51.5-57.9 254 13.6 11.5-15.9 239 13.9 11.6-16.5 52 2.9 2.0- 4.2
-WHITE FEMALES 759 103 11.5 8.8-14.9 439 58.3 53.3-63.1 101 13.9 10.8-17.8 102 14.3 11.0-18.4 14 2.0 1.0- 3.8
AGE
25-34 17 0 0.0 . - . 11 66.7 38.6-86.4 4 24.3 8.5-52.6 2 9.0 1.8-34.6 0 0.0 . - .
35-44 33 1 6.1 0.9-32.8 12 36.0 18.8-57.8 5 13.1 4.4-32.9 10 31.7 15.5-54.1 5 13.1 4.8-30.8
45-54 97 4 2.3 0.8- 6.1 53 54.7 41.7-67.0 17 21.7 12.1-35.8 21 20.8 12.7-32.1 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5
55-64 210 21 9.0 5.6-14.3 120 58.6 49.3-67.2 36 14.8 9.6-22.0 31 16.6 9.9-26.3 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4
65-74 223 43 21.8 14.6-31.1 125 56.2 47.4-64.7 28 13.3 8.8-19.6 23 7.5 4.7-11.7 4 1.3 0.4- 3.8
75+ 175 34 17.8 11.1-27.3 115 69.9 60.2-78.0 10 4.6 2.0-10.3 15 7.3 4.2-12.5 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 161 25 17.4 9.9-28.7 84 49.0 37.9-60.3 24 12.9 7.8-20.8 25 19.5 10.7-32.7 3 1.2 0.3- 4.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 269 45 12.8 8.9-18.0 147 54.9 46.5-63.0 33 13.9 8.9-21.0 39 15.8 10.5-23.1 5 2.7 0.9- 7.7
Some Post-H.S. 212 22 8.0 4.5-13.9 130 62.5 53.4-70.8 27 14.1 8.4-22.7 28 13.0 8.2-20.1 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0
College Graduate 116 10 4.2 2.1- 8.3 78 72.1 60.7-81.1 17 15.6 8.9-26.1 10 7.8 3.5-16.4 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 158 22 12.5 7.6-19.9 89 62.3 52.5-71.3 23 12.2 7.4-19.4 21 11.7 7.1-18.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.6
$15,000- 24,999 164 23 11.2 6.9-17.7 92 60.4 50.5-69.5 21 10.7 6.6-17.0 26 16.9 10.7-25.8 2 0.7 0.2- 3.0
$25,000- 34,999 90 13 8.5 4.4-15.6 50 61.9 49.0-73.3 14 12.2 6.7-21.0 11 16.1 8.2-29.1 2 1.4 0.3- 5.7
$35,000- 49,999 90 10 7.4 3.6-14.5 50 56.3 41.1-70.5 17 23.7 12.8-39.7 12 12.2 6.2-22.7 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6
$50,000-74,999 62 6 7.1 2.6-17.9 40 62.7 46.5-76.4 8 13.9 5.8-29.8 6 10.8 3.9-26.7 2 5.5 1.2-21.3
$75,000+ 46 2 7.3 1.4-29.8 35 66.4 44.5-82.9 4 12.4 4.0-32.6 3 11.2 2.4-40.0 2 2.8 0.7-10.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 477 69 11.9 8.7-16.1 269 59.9 53.7-65.7 67 13.3 9.8-17.9 64 13.7 9.7-19.0 8 1.2 0.5- 2.8
No 269 33 11.8 7.2-18.9 161 53.8 45.5-61.8 33 15.0 9.6-22.8 36 16.0 10.6-23.4 6 3.4 1.4- 8.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 9 1 4.7 0.6-29.0 3 32.5 9.5-68.7 2 30.3 6.3-73.8 3 32.5 9.7-68.4 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 750 102 11.6 8.8-15.0 436 58.5 53.5-63.4 99 13.8 10.6-17.7 99 14.2 10.9-18.3 14 2.0 1.0- 3.8

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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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