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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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Respond.^
Last 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,666 1,807 67.1 64.5-69.7 303 12.4 10.5-14.6 386 13.5 11.9-15.3 170 6.9 5.6- 8.5
-WHITES 1,908 1,281 66.2 63.0-69.3 224 13.3 10.8-16.2 301 15.3 13.2-17.6 102 5.2 4.1- 6.6
GENDER
Males 757 511 67.3 61.9-72.3 85 13.3 9.2-18.9 122 14.5 11.5-18.1 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0
Females 1,151 770 65.3 61.4-68.9 139 13.3 10.8-16.2 179 16.0 13.2-19.1 63 5.5 4.1- 7.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 10 49.2 24.0-74.8 2 13.9 3.1-45.3 6 36.9 14.8-66.3 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,886 1,267 66.3 63.1-69.4 222 13.3 10.8-16.3 295 15.1 13.0-17.5 102 5.3 4.2- 6.6
AGE
18-24 10 4 24.6 6.1-61.9 2 49.4 11.9-87.6 3 20.3 3.5-64.0 1 5.7 0.7-35.8
25-34 48 27 65.0 47.5-79.2 7 10.6 4.2-24.2 10 20.1 10.1-36.0 4 4.4 1.5-12.5
35-44 127 71 57.0 46.3-67.1 32 25.1 17.1-35.2 17 14.3 8.0-24.3 7 3.6 1.6- 7.8
45-54 292 181 66.7 59.7-73.0 41 12.6 8.7-18.0 49 14.5 10.3-20.1 21 6.1 3.6-10.2
55-64 545 366 67.7 62.6-72.3 70 11.7 8.9-15.1 80 14.6 11.2-18.8 29 6.0 4.0- 9.1
65-74 513 375 74.1 69.2-78.5 40 7.2 4.9-10.5 72 14.3 10.9-18.6 26 4.4 2.8- 6.8
75+ 369 254 67.6 61.2-73.3 32 10.8 7.2-16.0 69 16.5 12.5-21.5 14 5.1 2.8- 9.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 313 199 62.9 55.3-69.9 31 9.7 6.4-14.4 62 20.3 14.7-27.5 21 7.1 4.2-11.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 616 411 65.7 60.4-70.5 69 11.4 8.6-14.9 94 15.3 11.6-19.8 42 7.7 5.4-10.8
Some Post-H.S. 541 369 66.8 59.5-73.4 71 16.2 10.3-24.5 78 13.6 10.2-17.8 23 3.4 2.1- 5.7
College Graduate 436 300 67.6 61.6-73.1 53 14.2 10.2-19.4 67 14.8 11.0-19.7 16 3.3 1.9- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 282 185 62.5 54.7-69.7 26 9.6 5.9-15.2 46 17.0 11.9-23.7 25 11.0 6.9-17.0
$15,000- 24,999 362 241 67.3 60.3-73.6 46 11.8 8.4-16.4 50 13.3 8.7-19.9 25 7.6 4.8-11.8
$25,000- 34,999 244 158 59.8 47.1-71.3 33 17.9 7.9-35.7 45 18.8 12.5-27.3 8 3.4 1.6- 7.1
$35,000- 49,999 259 176 64.7 56.8-71.8 34 16.5 11.1-23.8 35 13.3 8.7-20.0 14 5.5 3.0- 9.9
$50,000-74,999 234 158 63.8 55.6-71.2 29 14.1 9.1-21.2 39 18.1 12.5-25.4 8 4.1 1.8- 8.8
$75,000+ 271 201 75.4 68.4-81.2 32 12.5 8.3-18.6 28 9.5 6.1-14.7 10 2.5 1.2- 5.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,073 712 65.8 61.9-69.6 127 12.7 10.3-15.5 184 17.1 14.1-20.5 50 4.4 3.2- 6.1
No 827 563 66.6 61.3-71.5 96 14.0 9.7-19.6 116 13.3 10.7-16.6 52 6.1 4.4- 8.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 383 267 69.4 63.2-74.9 43 11.2 8.0-15.4 54 14.0 10.0-19.3 19 5.5 3.2- 9.3
Non-Veteran 1,525 1,014 65.5 61.7-69.0 181 13.8 10.9-17.4 247 15.6 13.2-18.2 83 5.2 4.0- 6.6

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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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