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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

About how many times in the past 12 months have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?

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  Total
Respond.^
1-5 times 6-11 times 12+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,901 1,424 74.9 72.1-77.5 129 7.3 5.7- 9.2 137 7.4 5.9- 9.4 211 10.4 8.8-12.2
-WHITES 1,328 1,008 76.4 73.2-79.3 76 5.9 4.3- 8.1 76 5.6 4.1- 7.6 168 12.1 10.1-14.4
GENDER
Males 574 433 77.2 72.4-81.3 29 5.0 3.0- 8.3 30 5.4 3.3- 8.8 82 12.4 9.7-15.9
Females 754 575 75.6 71.1-79.5 47 6.9 4.7-10.1 46 5.8 4.0- 8.4 86 11.7 9.1-15.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 5 32.3 10.0-67.1 2 27.6 5.9-69.8 2 19.1 4.0-57.6 2 21.0 4.6-59.1
Non-Hispanic 1,315 1,001 76.7 73.5-79.6 74 5.8 4.2- 7.9 74 5.5 4.0- 7.5 166 12.0 10.0-14.4
AGE
25-34 21 14 75.2 49.7-90.3 2 9.9 1.7-40.3 3 6.9 2.0-21.0 2 8.1 1.9-28.7
35-44 53 31 60.0 43.9-74.1 7 14.2 6.4-28.8 5 9.4 3.4-23.5 10 16.4 8.1-30.2
45-54 188 148 81.1 73.6-86.9 10 7.1 3.3-14.3 7 2.9 1.1- 6.9 23 9.0 5.6-14.0
55-64 384 298 76.7 70.5-81.9 16 4.4 2.5- 7.6 19 6.6 3.4-12.5 51 12.3 8.9-16.8
65-74 385 302 79.6 74.3-84.1 23 4.5 2.8- 7.1 21 3.8 2.4- 6.0 39 12.1 8.4-17.1
75+ 292 210 74.3 67.9-79.9 18 4.0 2.4- 6.6 21 6.9 4.1-11.1 43 14.8 10.4-20.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 247 179 74.7 66.8-81.3 20 8.4 4.3-15.8 20 6.2 3.6-10.2 28 10.8 6.9-16.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 439 317 71.1 65.2-76.5 26 6.3 4.0- 9.8 33 7.5 4.5-12.1 63 15.1 11.3-19.8
Some Post-H.S. 362 284 78.7 72.1-84.1 17 5.9 2.8-11.7 14 4.7 2.4- 9.0 47 10.7 7.5-15.1
College Graduate 278 226 81.8 75.5-86.7 13 3.9 2.1- 7.2 9 3.6 1.6- 8.1 30 10.7 7.0-15.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 213 147 64.5 55.3-72.7 19 10.0 6.0-16.1 25 13.7 8.0-22.4 22 11.8 7.2-18.9
$15,000- 24,999 276 210 75.5 68.1-81.7 16 8.0 3.8-15.9 13 4.1 2.3- 7.4 37 12.4 8.6-17.4
$25,000- 34,999 163 128 81.2 72.8-87.4 5 3.0 1.0- 8.7 11 7.4 3.6-14.3 19 8.5 5.0-14.1
$35,000- 49,999 178 141 78.9 70.4-85.5 10 4.5 2.1- 9.3 4 2.4 0.7- 7.8 23 14.1 8.7-22.1
$50,000-74,999 149 117 79.7 70.7-86.5 7 5.9 2.4-13.6 4 2.4 0.7- 8.5 21 12.0 7.1-19.4
$75,000+ 150 123 81.4 71.4-88.4 7 5.1 1.6-14.9 5 3.3 1.0-10.7 15 10.2 5.7-17.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 802 582 73.4 69.1-77.3 58 7.5 5.3-10.4 67 8.2 5.8-11.4 95 10.9 8.6-13.7
No 506 412 80.8 75.7-85.0 18 4.1 2.0- 8.0 9 2.1 1.0- 4.5 67 13.1 9.8-17.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 304 231 76.7 70.4-82.0 11 2.8 1.4- 5.6 14 4.0 2.0- 7.8 48 16.5 11.9-22.3
Non-Veteran 1,024 777 76.3 72.5-79.7 65 6.8 4.8- 9.5 62 6.0 4.2- 8.5 120 10.9 8.8-13.4

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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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