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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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In the last year, have you had a hospitalization or emergency visit because of your diabetes?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,653 129 5.4 4.3- 6.8 2,524 94.6 93.2-95.7
-WHITES 1,900 75 4.1 3.0- 5.5 1,825 95.9 94.5-97.0
GENDER
Males 752 29 3.8 2.4- 5.9 723 96.2 94.1-97.6
Females 1,148 46 4.4 2.9- 6.6 1,102 95.6 93.4-97.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 1 9.7 1.4-45.5 17 90.3 54.5-98.6
Non-Hispanic 1,878 73 4.0 3.0- 5.5 1,805 96.0 94.5-97.0
AGE
18-24 10 0 0.0 . - . 10 100 . - .
25-34 47 2 2.8 0.7-10.9 45 97.2 89.1-99.3
35-44 127 7 8.9 4.3-17.8 120 91.1 82.2-95.7
45-54 292 11 3.8 1.6- 8.4 281 96.2 91.6-98.4
55-64 541 22 4.1 2.4- 6.9 519 95.9 93.1-97.6
65-74 510 13 1.9 1.1- 3.5 497 98.1 96.5-98.9
75+ 369 20 4.8 3.0- 7.8 349 95.2 92.2-97.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 312 22 7.8 4.2-14.0 290 92.2 86.0-95.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 617 19 2.9 1.6- 5.2 598 97.1 94.8-98.4
Some Post-H.S. 537 20 4.2 2.3- 7.3 517 95.8 92.7-97.7
College Graduate 432 14 3.7 2.0- 6.8 418 96.3 93.2-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 280 22 9.8 5.5-17.0 258 90.2 83.0-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 361 18 7.2 3.8-13.0 343 92.8 87.0-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 243 4 1.8 0.6- 5.5 239 98.2 94.5-99.4
$35,000- 49,999 257 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3 246 96.7 93.7-98.3
$50,000-74,999 234 5 2.5 0.8- 7.1 229 97.5 92.9-99.2
$75,000+ 268 6 3.0 1.2- 7.3 262 97.0 92.7-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,070 61 6.5 4.6- 9.0 1,009 93.5 91.0-95.4
No 822 14 1.5 0.8- 2.8 808 98.5 97.2-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 380 15 3.3 1.9- 5.7 365 96.7 94.3-98.1
Non-Veteran 1,520 60 4.3 3.0- 6.0 1,460 95.7 94.0-97.0

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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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