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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Pre-Diabetes
(formerly Diabetes Screening)-WHITES

Have you had a test for high blood sugar or diabetes within the past three years?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,279 8,751 60.5 59.1-61.9 4,528 39.5 38.1-40.9
-WHITES 10,394 6,876 61.4 59.9-62.8 3,518 38.6 37.2-40.1
GENDER
Males 3,997 2,662 59.8 57.4-62.1 1,335 40.2 37.9-42.6
Females 6,397 4,214 62.8 60.9-64.6 2,183 37.2 35.4-39.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 96 63 53.4 38.4-67.8 33 46.6 32.2-61.6
Non-Hispanic 10,280 6,798 61.4 59.9-62.9 3,482 38.6 37.1-40.1
AGE
18-24 258 97 37.3 30.3-45.0 161 62.7 55.0-69.7
25-34 935 509 53.8 49.7-57.7 426 46.2 42.3-50.3
35-44 1,642 942 57.8 54.9-60.7 700 42.2 39.3-45.1
45-54 2,086 1,334 66.7 64.2-69.1 752 33.3 30.9-35.8
55-64 2,283 1,650 72.0 69.7-74.3 633 28.0 25.7-30.3
65-74 1,787 1,364 76.7 74.2-79.0 423 23.3 21.0-25.8
75+ 1,342 939 70.4 67.2-73.3 403 29.6 26.7-32.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,072 633 48.1 43.4-52.8 439 51.9 47.2-56.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,922 1,894 58.5 55.5-61.5 1,028 41.5 38.5-44.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,825 1,935 63.4 60.5-66.3 890 36.6 33.7-39.5
College Graduate 3,556 2,405 65.4 63.2-67.6 1,151 34.6 32.4-36.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 858 515 52.1 46.3-57.8 343 47.9 42.2-53.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,382 897 57.4 52.8-61.8 485 42.6 38.2-47.2
$25,000- 34,999 1,018 636 54.9 49.9-59.7 382 45.1 40.3-50.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,520 986 60.0 56.2-63.6 534 40.0 36.4-43.8
$50,000-74,999 1,688 1,190 67.5 64.2-70.6 498 32.5 29.4-35.8
$75,000+ 2,597 1,824 66.0 63.2-68.7 773 34.0 31.3-36.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,535 2,432 63.7 61.0-66.3 1,103 36.3 33.7-39.0
No 6,612 4,313 60.8 58.9-62.6 2,299 39.2 37.4-41.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,604 1,186 71.5 68.2-74.6 418 28.5 25.4-31.8
Non-Veteran 8,786 5,689 59.7 58.1-61.3 3,097 40.3 38.7-41.9

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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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