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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes Control-WHITE FEMALES

During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have testing supplies (strips, lancets, meter)
or diabetes medicine due to lack of money?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only testing supplies Yes, only medicines Yes, testing supplies and medicince No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,640 101 5.2 3.8- 6.9 35 1.4 0.9- 2.2 154 6.7 5.5- 8.3 2,350 86.7 84.5-88.6
-WHITE FEMALES 1,139 34 3.2 2.1- 5.0 15 2.1 1.1- 3.9 55 5.7 4.0- 8.0 1,035 89.0 86.0-91.3
AGE
18-24 9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 9 100 . - .
25-34 38 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 35 92.1 77.9-97.5
35-44 86 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 1 2.4 0.3-14.8 10 16.6 8.3-30.7 74 79.9 65.9-89.1
45-54 169 11 6.4 2.8-14.0 5 5.4 2.0-13.4 20 8.3 5.0-13.4 133 79.9 71.1-86.6
55-64 299 11 3.7 1.9- 7.3 3 1.2 0.3- 5.1 16 5.0 2.7- 8.9 269 90.1 85.1-93.5
65-74 313 6 2.1 0.9- 5.2 5 2.0 0.7- 5.1 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 297 94.1 90.1-96.6
75+ 221 4 2.8 0.6-11.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 214 95.4 87.7-98.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 201 10 6.0 2.7-13.0 3 1.7 0.5- 6.0 13 6.6 3.6-11.7 175 85.7 78.2-90.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 389 11 3.2 1.5- 7.0 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7 19 6.3 3.3-11.6 356 89.4 83.7-93.3
Some Post-H.S. 338 8 2.1 0.9- 4.8 6 3.9 1.6- 9.1 16 6.4 3.5-11.4 308 87.6 81.5-91.9
College Graduate 209 5 3.1 1.0- 9.8 3 1.6 0.3- 6.8 7 3.0 1.2- 7.5 194 92.3 85.5-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 206 11 5.2 2.6-10.1 2 1.6 0.3- 7.7 12 5.8 2.8-11.6 181 87.4 80.4-92.1
$15,000- 24,999 226 10 5.7 2.4-12.7 5 4.4 1.5-12.4 14 6.7 3.6-12.0 197 83.2 74.7-89.3
$25,000- 34,999 146 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 2 1.3 0.3- 5.6 5 4.0 1.5-10.0 137 94.1 88.0-97.2
$35,000- 49,999 139 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 9 7.4 3.5-14.7 127 91.3 84.0-95.4
$50,000-74,999 111 1 1.2 0.2- 7.7 1 1.8 0.3-11.9 2 3.1 0.6-15.1 107 93.9 83.2-98.0
$75,000+ 121 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.2 0.3-13.8 5 8.6 3.1-21.8 115 89.3 76.0-95.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 656 26 4.1 2.5- 6.8 9 2.6 1.2- 5.7 39 6.1 4.1- 8.9 582 87.1 83.1-90.3
No 477 8 2.2 0.9- 5.1 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 15 5.2 2.7- 9.7 448 91.2 86.3-94.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 14 1 12.4 1.7-53.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 13 87.6 46.7-98.3
Non-Veteran 1,125 33 3.1 2.0- 4.9 15 2.1 1.2- 3.9 55 5.8 4.1- 8.1 1,022 89.0 86.0-91.4

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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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